Alice Eckstein

Alice Eckstein

Programme Manager

Master's degree in History, University of Chicago
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Medieval Studies, Barnard College

Alice Eckstein is Programme Manager for the Modern Slavery Programme at United Nations University Centre for Policy Research in New York.

Previously, Alice was Executive Director at New York University’s  School of Professional Studies’ Center for Global Affairs. There, she managed external relations, public events, and special programs to complement the Center’s graduate and noncredit education in global affairs. Before joining NYU, she was the manager of regional alumnae programs for Barnard College. Prior to that, she held the position of coordinator for professional development programs for teachers at the Newberry Library in Chicago, Illinois.

Research interests

  • Modern Slavery
  • Human Trafficking
  • Data Science
  • Gender
  • Governance
  • Health
  • Human Rights
  • International Law
  • International Trade
  • Justice
  • Organized Crime 
  • Poverty 
  • Research Methodology
  • Statistics
  • Technology Migration