Faculty Committee

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. … Read more about Arthur I. Applbaum

Eric Beerbohm

Eric Beerbohm

Director, Edmond J. Safra Graduate Fellowships in Ethics
Professor of Government, Harvard University

Eric Beerbohm is Professor of Government at Harvard University and Director of Graduate Fellowships at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics. His philosophical and teaching interests include democratic theory, theories of distributive justice, and the philosophy of social science. … Read more about Eric Beerbohm

Nir Eyal

Nir Eyal

Associate Professor, Global Health and Social Medicine (Medical Ethics), Harvard Medical School
Also at Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Department of Global Health and Population, and at the Harvard University Program in Ethics and Health

Nir Eyal is Associate Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine (Bioethics) at the Harvard Medical School. He is also appointed at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Department of Global Health and Population, and at the Harvard University Program in Ethics and Health. … Read more about Nir Eyal

Archon Fung

Archon Fung

Academic Dean and Ford Foundation Professor of Democracy and Citizenship, Harvard Kennedy School

Professor Fung is the Academic Dean and Ford Foundation Professor of Democracy and Citizenship at the Harvard Kennedy School. His research explores policies, practices, and institutional designs that deepen the quality of democratic governance. He focuses upon public participation, deliberation, and transparency. … Read more about Archon Fung

Frances M. Kamm

Frances M. Kamm

Lucius Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Professor of Philosophy, Harvard Department of Philosophy

Frances Kamm is the Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy in the Kennedy School of Government, as well as Professor of Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts & Sciences.… Read more about Frances M. Kamm

Chris Robichaud

Christopher Robichaud

Director of Pedagogical Innovation, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics;
Lecturer in Ethics and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

2017 - 

Christopher Robichaud is Lecturer in Ethics and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Director of Pedagogical Innovation at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics. He received his doctorate in philosophy from MIT. His interests surround ethics, political philosophy, and social epistemology, with a focus on examining the role of truth and knowledge in well-functioning democracies, and on understanding what the post-truth age of politcs is. Dr. Robichaud has been a member of the faculty since 2006. Previously, he has taught philosophy courses at Texas A&M University, the University of Vermont in Burlington, and Tufts University.… Read more about Christopher Robichaud

Tommie Shelby

Tommie Shelby

Caldwell Titcomb Professor of African and African American Studies and of Philosophy, Harvard University

Professor Shelby is Caldwell Titcomb Professor of African and African American Studies and of Philosophy at Harvard University. He received his B.A. from Florida A & M University (1990) and Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh (1998). … Read more about Tommie Shelby

Robert Truog

Robert D. Truog

Frances Glessner Lee Professor of Legal Medicine, Professor of Anesthesia (Pediatrics), Professor of Medical Ethics, Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, and Director of the Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School
Senior Associate in Critical Care Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital

Dr. Truog received his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles and is board certified in the practices of pediatrics, anesthesiology, and pediatric critical care medicine. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Philosophy from Brown University and an honorary Master’s of Arts from Harvard University.

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