Center for Women in Government & Civil Society Staff


  • Dina Refki, D.A.
    Executive Director
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    518.442.5127

  • Bilge Avci, M.A.
    Research Associate & Program Coordinator
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    518.591.8762

  • Sue Faerman, Ph.D.
    Chair, Women's Leadership Academy
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  • Joan Nellhaus
    Fiscal Manager
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  • Terri Crowley
    Instructor, Women's Leadership Academy
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  • Linda Krzykowski, Ph.D.
    Instructor, Women's Leadership Academy
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  • Sana Alzawawi, Ph.D. Student
    Department of Public Administration, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy
    Social Justice Fellow
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  • Esther Kim, Ph.D Student
    Department of Educational Psychology and Methodology, School of Education
    Graduate Assistant
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  • Jisang Kim, Ph.D Student
    Department of Public Administration, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy
    Graduate Assistant
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  • Phung Nguyen, Ph.D Student
    Department of Education Policy And Leadership, School of Education
    Graduate Assistant
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  • Wenqian Yang, Ph.D Student
    Department of Educational Psychology and Methodology, School of Education
    Graduate Assistant
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