Kristi Rudelius-Palmer


Kristi Rudelius-Palmer is a Human Rights Education Senior Fellow at the Institute on Community Integration (ICI) in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) at the University of Minnesota.  She is a human rights education consultant and currently serves as the Human Rights Education Ambassador for Youthrive. She served as Co-Director of the University of Minnesota Human Rights Center from 1989-  2016, and as an Adjunct Professor of Law and director of the Humphrey Fellowship Program at the University of Minnesota Law School from 2003-2016. She has collaborated with hundreds of human rights activists and educators, working to create innovative programs and models of human rights teaching and training in classrooms and communities throughout Minnesota and the United States as well as in Africa, Asia, Europe, North and Latin America, and the Middle East.