Sarvenaz Bakhtiar is the Director of Operations at the Center on Law and Security at NYU School of Law. She is responsible for all of the Center’s operations, finance and budget development, staff management, marketing initiatives, and oversees the strategic development of the organization. Bakhtiar is an advisor and key point of contact to the Center’s executive team. She has written for publications such as Just Security and U.S. News and World Report. She holds an M.A. in International Relations from the University of Westminster, London.