Radcliffe Professors are distinguished new faculty who spend two of their first five years at Harvard as fellows at the Institute. This opportunity to pursue independent research helps attract leading scholars to a range of schools at Harvard.
Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, the Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School, and professor of history in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and Monroe Gutman Professor of Latin American Affairs in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and professor of education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education
Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, professor of public policy at Harvard Kennedy School, and professor of sociology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and Professor of Law at Harvard Law School
Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and Ryan Family Professor of Human Rights Policy at Harvard Kennedy School
Past Radcliffe Professors include:
- Joanna Aizenberg, a pioneer in the field of biomimetics and now the Amy Smith Berylson Professor of Materials Science, was recruited to the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences with a Radcliffe Professorship, the Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professorship.
Learn more about Aizenberg's work at the forefront of engineering and biology, and the unique role Radcliffe has played in her multidisciplinary work.
- Mahzarin R. Banaji was the first recipient of Radcliffe's Carol K. Pforzheimer Professorship, awarded when she joined the Harvard psychology faculty from Yale. When she and colleague Anthony G. Greenwald were fellows at the Radcliffe Institute they began work on the acclaimed book Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People.
Learn more about Banaji's transformative work about implicit biases, and how her time at the Institute contributed to the breakthrough book Blindspot.