Advisory Committees

Academic Planning Group - Senior academic and administrative advisory team

  • Jeremy Bloxham, Dean of Science; Mallinckrodt Professor of Geophysics
  • Emma Dench, Interim Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences; McLean Professor of Ancient and Modern History and of the Classics
  • Francis Doyle, John A. Paulson Dean of the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences; John A. and Elizabeth S. Armstrong Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Claudine Gay, Dean of the Division of Social Science, Wilbur A. Cowett Professor of Government and African American Studies
  • Robin Kelsey, Dean of the Arts and Humanities; Shirley Carter Burden Professor of Photography
  • Rakesh Khurana, Danoff Dean of Harvard College, Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development, Professor of Sociology and Faculty Dean of Cabot House
  • Leslie Kirwan, Dean for Administration and Finance
  • Huntington Lambert, Dean of the Division of Continuing Education
  • Michael D. Smith, Edgerley Family Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; John H. Finley, Jr. Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Nina Zipser, Dean for Faculty Affairs and Planning

Staff:

  • Nina Collins, Associate Dean and Chief of Staff to the Dean of FAS

Dean's Faculty Resources Committee - Advises the FAS Dean on emerging academic and fundraising priorities and on proposed financial policies

  • Danielle Allen, James Bryant Conant University Professor
  • Adam Cohen, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and of Physics
  • Victoria D'Souza, Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Daniel Eisenstein, Professor of Astronomy
  • Mark Elliott, Vice Provost for International Affairs, Mark Schwartz Professor of Chinese and Inner Asian History
  • Cassandra Extavour, Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and of Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Mark Fishman, Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology
  • Rowan Flad, John E. Hudson Professor of Anthropology
  • Sylvanie Guyot, Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures
  • Alexandra Killewald, Professor of Sociology (on leave 2017-18)
  • Carrie Lambert-Beatty, Professor of History of Art and Architecture and of Visual and Environmental Studies
  • Louis Menand, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of English
  • Jeffrey Miron, Senior Lecturer on Economics
  • David Parkes, George F. Colony Professor of Computer Science
  • Sharad Ramanathan, Llura and Gordon Gund Professor of Neurosciences and of Molecular and Cellular Biology and Professor of Applied Physics (on leave Spring 2018)
  • Anne Shreffler, James Edward Ditson Professor of Music
  • Alison Simmons, Samuel H. Wolcott Professor of Philosophy
  • Michael D. Smith, Edgerley Family Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; John H. Finley, Jr. Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Jeremy Stein, Moise Y. Safra Professor of Economics
  • Jocelyn Viterna, Professor of Sociology
  • Amy Wagers, Forst Family Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology

Staff:

  • Nina Collins, Associate Dean and Chief of Staff to the Dean of FAS
  • Jay Herlihy, Associate Dean for Finance
  • Leslie Kirwan, Dean for Administration and Finance
  • Beth Thompson, Assistant Dean, FAS Faculty Affairs and Development Planning
  • Nina Zipser, Dean for Faculty Affairs and Planning

For more information on other FAS committees, please visit:

Office of the Secretary 

Office for Faculty Affairs