Executive Committee

Anya Bernstein Basset

Anya Bernstein Basset

Senior Lecturer in Social Studies and Director of Undergraduate Studies for the Committee on Degrees in Social Studies

Anya Bernstein Bassett is the Director of Studies in Social Studies and a Senior Lecturer.

Anya received her B.A. from Barnard College in 1990 and...

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368 William James Hall
33 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-1838
Sven Beckert

Sven Beckert

Laird Bell Professor of History

Professor Beckert researches and teaches the history of the United States in the nineteenth century, with a particular emphasis on the history of capitalism...

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Robinson Hall, Room 119
35 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-495-0697
Lawrence D Bobo

Lawrence D Bobo

W. E. B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences Chair, Department of African and African American Studies

Lawrence D. Bobo holds appointments in the Department of Sociology and the Department of African and African American Studies at Harvard University. ...

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1370 William James Hall
33 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-7778

Daniel Carpenter

Allie S. Freed Professor of Government in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Director of the Social Science Academic Ventures Program at the Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University

Daniel Carpenter is the Allie S.Freed Professor of Government in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Director of the Social Science Academic Ventures...

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1737 Cambridge Street, CGIS Knafel Building 405, Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-495-8280
Lizabeth Cohen

Lizabeth Cohen

Dean, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies

Lizabeth Cohen is the Howard Mumford Jones Professor American Studies and Dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.  She is the author...

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Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Fay House, 10 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Frank Dobbin

Frank Dobbin

Professor of Sociology

Frank Dobbin received his BA from Oberlin College in 1980 and his PhD from Stanford University in 1987. Dobbin studies organizations, inequality, economic...

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530 William James Hall 33 Kirkland Street Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-9091
Diana L. Eck

Diana L. Eck

Professor of Comparative Religion and Indian Studies and Frederic Wertham Professor of Law and Psychiatry in Society

Diana Eck's work on the United States focuses especially on the challenges of religious pluralism in a multireligious society. Since 1991, she has...

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Ryan D. Enos

Ryan D. Enos

Associate Professor

Ryan Enos is an Associate Professor of Government and Faculty Associate in the Institute for Quantitative Social Science specializing in American Politics,...

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1737 Cambridge St, CGIS Knafel Building 406, Cambridge MA 02138
p: 617-496-1724
Richard B. Freeman

Richard B. Freeman

Herbert Ascherman Professor of Economics

Richard B. Freeman holds the Herbert Ascherman Chair in Economics at Harvard University. He is currently serving as Faculty co-Director of the Labor and...

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National Bureau of Economic Research
1050 Massachusetts Avenue
p: 617-588-0305
Claudine Gay

Claudine Gay

Wilbur A. Cowett Professor of Government and Professor of African and African American Studies

Claudine Gay is the Dean of Social Science in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, the Wilbur A.Cowett Professor of Government, and Professor of African and...

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1737 Cambridge Street, CGIS Knafel Building 431, Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-5470
Jennifer Hochschild

Jennifer Hochschild

Henry LaBarre Jayne Professor of Government and Professor of African and African American Studies American Politics

Jennifer Hochschild is the Henry LaBarre Jayne Professor of Government at Harvard University, Professor of African and African American Studies, and Harvard...

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1737 Cambridge Street, CGIS Knafel Building 412, Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-0181