Research Associate

Cody Freeman is a Master’s student in the International and Comparative Education program at Teachers College, Columbia University. His research interests include sociology of education, international social movements, and LGBT rights and education. He serves as a representative to the LGBT significant interest group for the Comparative and International Education Society.

Emergency Resources Program Coordinator

Matthew Keating is an undergraduate student at Harvard University studying Government with a focus on international law and human rights. Matthew has extensive experience working with the LGBTQ asylum seeker population in the United States through his research and work building catalogs of emergency resources for LGBTQ asylum seekers for the website AsylumConect. He hopes to improve the safety and comfort of LGBTQ individuals around the world fleeing persecution on the basis of their sexuality. In his free time, Matthew loves language learning, travel, and trying new foods.