Derek Bok

Derek Bok

300th Anniversary University Research Professor; President Emeritus, Harvard University

Derek Bok is the 300th Anniversary University Research Professor, University President Emeritus, and Faculty Chair of the Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations. He has been a lawyer and Professor of Law, Dean of the Law School, and President of Harvard University.... Read more about Derek Bok

Allan S. Brett

Orlando Benedict Mayer Professor of Medicine, and Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine; Core Faculty Member, Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina

Dr. Allan Brett earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pennsylvania. 

Alfred D. Chandler Jr.

Alfred D. Chandler Jr.

DECEASED: formerly the IIsidor Straus Professor of Business History, Emeritus

A specialist in business and economic history and a faculty member of Harvard Business School since 1970, Professor Chandler previously taught at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Johns Hopkins University, and was a Visiting Fellow at All Souls College, Oxford. His major books include Strategy and Structure: Chapters in the History of the Industrial Enterprise; The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business; and Scale and Scope: The Dynamics of Industrial Capitalism.... Read more about Alfred D. Chandler Jr.

Gregory Dees

Professor of the Practice of Social Entrepreneurship and Nonprofit Management, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

J. Gregory Dees holds a Ph.D. in philosophy from The Johns Hopkins University and a Masters in Public and Private Management from Yale University.


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Leon Eisenberg

Leon Eisenberg

Maude and Lillian Presley Professor of Social Medicine and Psychiatry, Emeritus, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Leon Eisenberg received his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania (1946) and took his internship at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.... Read more about Leon Eisenberg

Linda Emanuel

Professor of Medicine, Director of the Buehler Center on Aging, Northwestern University Medical School

Dr. Emanuel was trained at Cambridge University, University College London, Oxford University, Harvard Medical School and Harvard University. She is a board...

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Lachlan Forrow

Lachlan Forrow

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director of Ethics and Palliative Care Programs at Boston’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

He received his M.D. from Harvard and completed his residency training in primary care internal medicine at Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University. Dr. Forrow was a Faculty Fellow in Ethics in 1988-89, and became a Faculty Associate of the Ethics Center at the end of that year. In 2007, Dr. Furrow was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for Community Service from Harvard Medical School.... Read more about Lachlan Forrow

Charles Fried

Charles Fried

Beneficial Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

Educated at Princeton, Oxford and Columbia Law School, Charles Fried, the Beneficial Professor of Law, has been teaching at Harvard Law School since 1961, where he was the Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence. He was Solicitor General of the United States from 1985-89, and an Associate Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts from1995-99.... Read more about Charles Fried

John Rawls

DECEASED: formerly James Bryant Conant University Professor, Emeritus, Harvard University

Professor Rawls is arguably the most important political philosopher of the twentieth century. In many ways, he was single-handedly responsible for the re-birth of the subject in the 1970s: It had been dormant for decades, in large part because of the influence of logical positivism, but it exploded after the publication of his classic book A Theory of Justice.... Read more about John Rawls

Frederick Schauer

David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Virginia
At the Harvard Kennedy School, Fred Schauer was the Frank Stanton Professor of the First Amendment. He has taught the required ethics course for MPP students and courses on freedom of speech and the press at the Kennedy School and the Law School.... Read more about Frederick Schauer
Amartya Sen

Amartya Sen

Thomas W. Lamont University Professor, and Professor of Economics and Philosophy, Harvard University

Professor Sen's research has ranged over a number of fields in economics, philosophy, and decision theory, including social choice theory, welfare economics, theory of measurement, development economics, public health, gender studies, moral and political philosophy, and the economics of peace and war. His books have been translated into more than thirty languages, and include Collective Choice and Social Welfare (1970), On Economic Inequality (1973, 1997), Poverty and Famines (1981), Choice, Welfare and Measurement (1982), Resources, Values and Development (1984), On Ethics and Economics (1987), The Standard of Living (1987), Inequality Reexamined (1992), Development as Freedom (1999), and Rationality and Freedom (2002), The Argumentative Indian (2005), and Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny (2006).... Read more about Amartya Sen

David B. Wilkins

David B. Wilkins

Lester Kissel Professor of Law; Director, Center on the Legal Profession; Vice Dean for Global Initiatives on the Legal Profession, Harvard Law School

Professor Wilkins is the Lester Kissel Professor of Law, Vice Dean for Global Initiatives on the Legal Profession, and Faculty Director of the Center on the Legal Profession and the Center for Lawyers and the Professional Services Industry at Harvard Law School. He is also a Senior Research Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and a Faculty Associate at Harvard University Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics.

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