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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

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.

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

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

J. Bryan Hehir

J. Bryan Hehir

Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life, Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations, Harvard University

J. Bryan Hehir is the Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life.  He is also the Secretary for Health Care and Social Services in the Archdiocese of Boston. His research and writing focus on ethics and foreign policy and the role of religion in world politics and in American society.... Read more about J. Bryan Hehir

Lawrence Lessig

Lawrence Lessig

Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership, Harvard Law School
Director, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University (2009-2015)

Lawrence Lessig is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School, former director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University, and founder of Rootstrikers, a network of activists leading the fight against government corruption.... Read more about Lawrence Lessig

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Jane Mansbridge

Jane J. Mansbridge

Adams Professor of Political Leadership and Democratic Values, Harvard Kennedy School

Professor Mansbridge is author of Beyond Adversary Democracy and Why We Lost the ERA (co-recipient of the American Political Science Association's Kammerer Award in 1987 and its Schuck Award in 1988); editor of Beyond Self-Interest; co-editor, with Susan Moller Okin, of Feminism; and co-editor, with Aldon Morris, of Oppositional Consciousness: The Subjective Roots of Social Protest. Her work combines normative democratic theory with the empirical study of how democracies work, and includes the analysis of deliberation, representation, social movements, political participation, non-self-interested motivation, the meaning of the public good, and feminist perspectives on democratic theory.... Read more about Jane J. Mansbridge

Thomas R. Piper

Thomas R. Piper

Baker Foundation Professor; Lawrence E. Fouraker Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Professor Piper, Baker Foundation Professor and Lawrence E. Fouraker Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus, is a faculty member in the Finance and Accounting Units at the Graduate School of Business Administration.... Read more about Thomas R. Piper

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