Faculty and Staff


Nancy Gibbs, Lombard Director and Visiting Edward R. Murrow Professor of Press, Politics and Public Policy
617-496-1615 | nancy_gibbs@hks.harvard.edu
Staff Assistant: Chelsey Crabbe


Chelsey Crabbe, Staff Assistant to Nancy Gibbs and Matthew Baum

Kevin Wren, Faculty Assistant to Richard Parker and Tom Patterson

Communications & Events

Liz Schwartz, Communications Director
617-495-2233| liz_schwartz@hks.harvard.edu

Allie Henske, Events Program Manager
617-495-0760 | allie_henske@hks.harvard.edu


Susan Tannehill, Finance and Operations Director

Susan Ocitti Mahoney, Manager, Finance and Administration
617-495-8345 | susan_ocitti@hks.harvard.edu

Projects & Research

Dr. Joan Donovan, Shorenstein Center Research Director 

Journalist’s Resource

Clark Merrefield, Senior Editor, Economics, Journalist’s Resource

Naseem Miller, Senior Editor, Health, Journalist’s Resource

Carmen Nobel, Program Director, Journalist’s Resource

Denise-Marie Ordway, Managing Editor, Journalist’s Resource

Technology and Social Change Project

Alexei Sisulu Abrahams, PhD, Data Scientist

Lodrina Cherne, Technical Researcher

Dr. Joan Donovan, Project Director

Emily Dreyfuss, Senior Editor

Dr. Rob Faris, Senior Researcher

Brian Friedberg, Senior Researcher

Gabby Lim, Researcher

Marya Mtshali, Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Megan O’Neil, TaSC Project Administrator

Project leadership listed above. For full team list, including fellows, visit the TaSC Project page.

Misinformation Project

Dr. Natascha Chtena, Research Fellow and Editor-in-Chief of the HKS Misinformation Review

Viktoria Gabriel, Managing Editor of the HKS Misinformation Review

Institutional Antiracism and Accountability Project

Miriam Aschkenasy, Program Director

Erica Licht, Senior Fellow

For full team list and bios visit the IARA Project page.

Digital Platforms and Democracy Project

Gene Kimmelman, Senior Fellow

Philip Verveer, Senior Fellow

Tom Wheeler, Senior Fellow, Co-Project Lead

Shorenstein Center Senior Fellows

Tara Westover
Kathy Pham

Faculty Affiliates

To read more about a faculty affiliate and find contact information, click on his or her name below.

Matthew Baum, Kalb Professor of Global Communication
Susan Crawford, John A. Reilly Clinical Professor of Law
Justin de Beneditcis-Kessner, Assistant Professor of Public Policy
David Eaves, Lecturer in Public Policy
Juliette Kayyem, Belfer Lecturer in International Security
Jennifer Lerner, Thornton Bradshaw Professor of Public Policy, Decision Science, and Management
Tarek Masoud, Sultan of Oman Professor of International Relations
Julia Minson, Associate Professor of Public Policy
Khalil G. Muhammad, Professor of History, Race, and Public Policy
Pippa Norris, Paul F. McGuire Lecturer in Comparative Politics
Richard Parker, Lecturer in Public Policy
Thomas E. Patterson, Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press
Todd Rogers, Professor of Public Policy
Daniel P. Schrag, Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology, Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering
Maya Sen, Assistant Professor of Public Policy
Jeff Seglin, Senior Lecturer in Public Policy, Director of HKS Communications Program
Latanya Sweeney, Professor of the Practice of Government  and Technology
James Waldo, Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Computer Science, SEAS
Jonathan Zittrain, George Bemis Professor of International Law, Harvard Law School

Shorenstein Center staff photo Fall 2019

Shorenstein Center faculty and staff, Fall 2019