Assistant to the Director

Assistant to the Director

Aline Shaban

Aline Shaban is the Assistant to the Director for the Center for International Human Rights. She is a senior in International Criminal Justice at John Jay College with a minor in Human Rights and Political Science. She is a John Jay – Vera fellow and an intern at Safe Horizon Anti-Trafficking Program. She is currently the President of Students Without Borders, a student organization that brings awareness about human rights violations and advocates for the application of international human rights standards. Aline is also a volunteer at the Prison to College Pipeline (P2CP) program, an educational initiative of the John Jay’s Prisoner Reentry Institute that facilitates the transition of prison students into college. Prior to that, she served as the Vice President of John Jay’s Model United Nations team, she was a member of the Judicial Board, and interned at the Center for Palestine Studies (CPS) at Columbia University. Her research interests include state-sponsored violence, ethnic and religious conflicts, humanitarian affairs, development, dispossession and migration.