Faculty Committee

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.

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.

Frances M. Kamm

Frances M. Kamm

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

Professor Kamm was a Faculty Fellow in Ethics in 1989-1990, a Faculty Associate in Ethics from 2003 to 2010, and a Senior Scholar in Ethics from 2003-2006, 2008-2009, 2011-2012, and 2012-2013. In 2009-2010, she served as Acting Director of the Edmond J. Safra Graduate Fellowship program, and in 2010, she joined the Center's Faculty Committee.

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.

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).

Robert D. Truog

Robert D. Truog

Frances Glessner Lee Professor of Legal Medicine, Professor of Anaesthesia (Pediatrics), Professor of Medical Ethics, Anaesthesiology 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.