Tomiko Brown-Nagin Named Dean of Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Friday, April 27, 2018

Tomiko Brown-Nagin named dean of Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Tomiko Brown-Nagin, an expert in constitutional law and education law and policy and a leading historian on law and society, has been named dean of Harvard's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard President Drew Faust announced today.

Brown-Nagin is the Daniel P. S. Paul Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard Law School (HLS) and a history professor in Harvard's Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) and serves as director of the Law School's Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice, and co-director of its Law and History Program. She will assume responsibilities on July 1, succeeding Dean Lizabeth Cohen who has led the Institute since 2011.