Cathryn Magno, Project Coordinator
Cathryn Magno is Professor in the Faculty of Letters at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, where she teaches International Education Policy and related seminars within the Department of Education Sciences. Previously she was Visiting Professor at Teachers College, Columbia University (2014-2016) and Full Professor at Connecticut State University (2002-2014). Her lines of research examine intersections in comparative and international education, educational leadership/governance, gender, and migration. Her publications include two books, New Pythian Voices: Women Building Political Capital in NGOs in the Middle East and Comparative Perspectives on International School Leadership: Policy, Preparation and Practice as well as numerous book chapters, journal articles and policy papers. As a practitioner, she works to advance educational rights globally through consultancies with organizations such as UNICEF, USAID, and the Open Society Institute and serves on editorial/advisory boards for several academic journals and non-governmental organizations.