People

Joelle Abi-Rached

Joelle Abi-Rached

Joelle Abi-Rached is a PhD candidate in History of Science. Her interests lie at the intersection of history, ethics, and policy.

Sheyda Aboii

Sheyda Aboii is a senior government concentrator from Pflugerville, Texas. Following her undergraduate career, Sheyda hopes to attend medical school.

Jeffrey B. Abramson

Professor, University of Texas at Austin School of Law

Jeffrey Abramson is Professor of Law and Government and teaches in the areas of constitutional law, civil liberties, the jury, and political theory. He is the author of We, the Jury: the Jury System and the Ideal of Democracy (Harvard 2000) as well as numerous law review articles.

Norm Alster

Journalism Fellow with the Investigative Journalism Project

Alster has worked for Forbes, Business Week and Investor’s Business Daily. In recent years, he has been a frequent contributor to the business pages of the New York Times.

Elinor Amit

Amit received her Ph.D. from Tel Aviv University in 2009. Subsequently she worked with Prof. Yaacov Trope at New York University, and did a postdoc at the Psychology Department at Harvard University, working with Prof. Joshua Greene.

Katherine Anderson

Dance Artist and Choreographer, In Noon Dance

Project: The Ethical Spectacle: Applications of Creative Grassroots Activism to the Anti-Corruption Movement

Anderson will generate and curate creative content--dance, video, site-specific installation and visual design--that responds to institutional corruption, specifically within the context of the U.S. Congress. Her project’s ultimate goal is to test new kinds of creative outreach tools as prototypes for other Anti-Corruption organizers.

Judith Andre

Judith Andre

Professor of Philosophy, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University
Professor Andre's research interests center on virtue theory, particularly in bioethics, and on the limits of the market B again, particularly as that affects health and health care. Bioethics as Practice (2002) examines the field as a lived, evolving form of professional life, characterized by complex goals and specific temptations.
Arthur I. Applbaum

Arthur I. Applbaum

Director, Edmond J. Safra Undergraduate Fellowship program; Adams Professor of Political Leadership and Democratic Values, Harvard Kennedy School

Arthur Isak Applbaum is Adams Professor of Political Leadership and Democratic Values at Harvard Kennedy School. He directed the graduate fellowship program from 1990 to 2009 and was acting director of the Center in 2004-2005 and 2007-2009.

Ori Aronson

Assistant Professor of Law, Bar-Ilan University

Nomy Arpaly

Associate Professor of Philosophy, Brown University
Nomy Arpaly's areas of study and teaching include ethics, moral psychology, action theory, and metaethics. She received her Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1998, and has had Assistant Professorships of Philosophy at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and Rice University.

Elizabeth Ashford

Lecturer in Moral Philosophy, University of St. Andrews, Scotland
Elizabeth Ashford is a lecturer in Moral Philosophy at the University of St Andrews, Scotland, having joined the department in 2001. She received her MA at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and her BA and PhD at Oxford University.

Pavel Atanasov

Atanasov is a doctoral candidate in Psychology, Judgment and Decision Making at the University of Pennsylvania. His dissertation examines risk preferences in choices for self and others, using economic games and a large-scale physician survey.

Andromachi Athanasopoulou

Andromachi Athanasopoulou

Associate Fellow in Management/Organizational Behavior-Executive Education, Said Business School

Project: Is Everybody On the Same Page? Exploring Possible Mismatches between Academics’ and Managers’ Views with Regards to Business Schools’ Role in Developing Responsible Leaders

Andromachi Athanasopoulou received in 2008 her doctorate (DPhil in Management Studies) from the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, where she had previously completed an MBA and an MSc in Management Research. 

Kirsten Austad

Kirsten Austad

Kirsten Austad is an MD candidate in the class of 2013 at Harvard Medical School. She received a BS in Medical Microbiology & Immunology and English Literature from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2007.

Oliver Avens

Dean of Rockefeller College, Princeton University