New Leader for Rudin Center
Allison L. C. de Cerre�o is the new co-director of the Rudin Center. She replaces Susan Kupferman who left in February to join NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s administration as its new director of the Mayor’s Office of Operations.
Prior to joining the Rudin Center, Dr. de Cerre�o was director of science & technology policy at the New York Academy of Sciences where, among other responsibilities, she led two major efforts: developing pollution prevention plans for the New York/New Jersey Harbor, and boosting technology-led economic development in the Tri-State Region.
Dr. de Cerre�o was Associate Director of Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations from 1996 to 1998, and has taught courses in international relations at City University of New York’s Hunter and City Colleges. She holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York.