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    Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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    Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and professor of government in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Assistant professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of earth and planetary sciences in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Shutzer Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of physics in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science at the Harvard Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

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    Suzanne Young Murray Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • [Photo by Kathleen Dooher]

    Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and Monroe Gutman Professor of Latin American Affairs in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Shutzer Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, junior fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows, and assistant professor of education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • [Photo courtesy of Sawako Kaijima]

    Shutzer Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor at Harvard Graduate School of Design

  • [Photo courtesy of Myrto Kalouptsidi]

    Stanley A. Marks and William H. Marks Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of economics in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

  • [Photo courtesy of Shawon K. Kinew]

    Shutzer Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of history of art and architecture in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Carol K. Pforzheimer Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of women, gender, and sexuality in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and professor of history, race, and public policy at Harvard Kennedy School

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    Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and professor of statistics in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and professor of law at Harvard Law School

  • [Photo courtesy of Braxton D. Shelley]

    Stanley A. Marks and William H. Marks Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of music in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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    Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and Ryan Family Professor of Human Rights Policy at Harvard Kennedy School

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    Suzanne Young Murray Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and assistant professor of African American religions at Harvard Divinity School

  • [Photo courtesy of Lauren K. Williams]

    Seaver Professor at the Radcliffe Institute and professor of mathematics in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Past Radcliffe Professors include:

 

Photo by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Staff PhotographerCarolyn Abbate, one of the world’s most accomplished and admired music historians, is a University Professor, Harvard’s highest honor for a faculty member. In 2005, she came to Harvard as the Fanny Peabody Professor of Music and served as the first Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. She became the Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Music at the University of Pennsylvania in 2008, and returned to Harvard in 2013.

Learn more about Abbate's influential and interdisciplinary scholarship.



 

Photo by Rose Lincoln, Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Rose Lincoln, Harvard Staff PhotographerJoanna 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 the Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professorship at the Radcliffe Institute.

Learn more about Aizenberg's work at the forefront of engineering and biology, and the unique role Radcliffe has played in her multidisciplinary work. 





Photo by Kris Snibbe, Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Kris Snibbe, Harvard Staff PhotographerMahzarin 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.

 

 

 

Photo by Kathleen DooherPhoto by Kathleen DooherAnnette Gordon-Reed is one of the foremost scholars of Thomas Jefferson, recognized for her scholarship with honors including the Pulitzer Prize and the MacArthur Fellowship. She is the Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School and a professor of history in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences. She was the second appointee to the Carol K. Pforzheimer Professorship at the Radcliffe Institute.

Read about Gordon-Reed's lifelong fascination with Thomas Jefferson.

 

 

 

Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony RinaldoNancy E. Hill is a professor of education and a leader in the study of cultural influences on parenting and adolescent achievement. Her research centers on variations in parenting and family socialization practices across ethnic, socioeconomic status, and neighborhood contexts. She also focuses on demographic variations in the relations between family dynamics and children’s school performance and other developmental outcomes. She was the Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute.

View video of Hill describing the value of her Radcliffe Professorship.

 

 

Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony RinaldoDevah Pager is a professor of sociology and of public policy in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences whose research focuses on institutions affecting racial stratification, including education, labor markets, and the criminal justice system. She was the Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute.