Meet the Working Group

Mark Gibney

Mark Gibney is the Belk Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina-Asheville and an Affiliated Scholar with the Raoul Wallenberg Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law Professor. Gibney is one of the founding members of the Extraterritorial Obligations (ETO) Consortium and one of the signers of the 2011 Maastricht ETO Principles. Since 1984 he has directed the Political Terror Scale (PTS), which is the most widely used human rights data set in the world.