Rebecca Shin

Rebecca Shin, MPA, MEd

Instructor and Program & Strategy Director

Rebecca is an Instructor and the Director of the Child Protection Program which includes the cross-Harvard Child Protection Certificate and the G. Barrie Landry Child Protection Professional Training program. Led in conjunction with Professor Jacqueline Bhabha, these pedagogical initiatives provide interdisciplinary training for current Harvard students pursuing careers related to child wellbeing, as well as for mid-career professionals already working in this space.

Additionally, Rebecca is the Program and Strategy Director for the FXB Center, where she contributes to program development, strategic operations and administrative oversight. She is also responsible for key initiatives in partnership with the Executive Director.

Rebecca holds a Master in Public Administration and a Master of Education. After completing her MPA at the Harvard Kennedy School, she joined the FXB Center to directly pursue her passion for the human rights space. Prior to attending HKS, she worked for over 20 years in global corporate leadership roles responsible for program management, strategy and research. She has served on numerous boards related to education and innovation in access to knowledge.