The Deans of Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School announced last week that former Graduate Fellow in Ethics and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations from 2013 to 2017, Samantha Power, will serve as the Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership and Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and as a Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School, effective immediately. Power was the founding executive director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at the Kennedy School in 1998 and earned her J.D. in 1999 from the Law School. Read more about Former Graduate Fellow, Samantha Power, Named to Joint Appointment at Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School
In his recent TED Talk, former Faculty and Lab Fellow Jonathan Marks challenges the conventional wisdom that conflict is bad and collaboration are good, by showing how governments can jeopardize public health, human rights and the environment when they partner with industry. Watch video here.
Two-thirds of patients in the United States visited a doctor who received payments from drug companies, but most have no clue about it, according to a new Drexel University study by Genevieve Pham-Kanter, former Fellow and assistant professor in Drexel’s Dornsife School of Public Health. Read here.
Yale University President Peter Salovey announced on February 21, 2017 that former Faculty Fellow, Professor Heather Gerken, has been selected as the next Dean of Yale Law School. Read full announcement here.
Read the first in a six-part series of guest posts by our own Tomer Perry, Research Associate at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, in the Active Learning in Political Science blog on using game design principles to create fun and effective learning experiences for teaching ethics. Read here.