Schubert Center for Child Studies’ Jill E. Korbin appointed to board of ChildFund

Jill KorbinJill E. Korbin, director of the Schubert Center for Child Studies, associate dean in the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Lucy Adams Leffingwell Professor of Anthropology, was appointed as a member of the ChildFund International Board of Directors Jan. 22.

The mission of ChildFund is “to help deprived, excluded and vulnerable children have the capacity to improve their lives and the opportunity to become young adults, parents and leaders who bring lasting and positive change in their communities.” ChildFund promotes “societies whose individuals and institutions participate in valuing, protecting and advancing the worth and rights of children.”