Joyce Apsel Ph.D.; J.D. is Master Teacher in the General Studies Program at New York University. She is current President of the International Association of Genocide Scholars (2001-2003) and Director of RightsWorks, an international education project on genocide and human rights. She is co-editor with Helen Fein of Teaching about Genocide (2002) and her article “Looking Backward and Forward: Genocide Studies and Teaching about the Armenian Genocide” appeared recently in Richard G. Hovannisian, ed. Confronting the Armenian Genocide: Looking Backward, Moving Forward (2003).