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Steering Committee

The Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute’s Steering Committee provides guidance and advisement to SAI, and represents schools from across the university.

 

Steering Committee Cabinet


Homi Bhabha

Anne F. Rothenberg Professor of the Humanities, Department of English, FAS; Director of the Humanities Center at Harvard University
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Jacqueline Bhabha

Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Lecturer in Law, Harvard Law School
Adjunct Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School
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Martha Chen

Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
Affiliated Professor, Harvard Graduate School of Design
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Sheila Jasanoff

Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School
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Asim Khwaja

Sumitomo-FASID Professor of International Finance and Development, HKS

Jinah Kim

Gardner Cowles Associate Professor of History of Art & Architecture

Jennifer Leaning

François-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, HSPH
Senior Fellow, Harvard FXB Center for Health and Human Rights

Rahul Mehrotra

Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design
John T. Dunlop Professor in Housing and Urbanization
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Venkatesh Murthy

Raymond Leo Erikson Life Sciences Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
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Vikram Patel

The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health, Harvard Medical School
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Kristen A. Stilt

Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Director, Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World
Faculty Director, Animal Law and Policy Program
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Conor Walsh

Paul A. Maeder Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Associate Faculty Member, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering
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Expanded Steering Committee


Ali Asani

Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations
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Satchit Balsari

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellow, FXB Center for Health & Human Rights, Harvard University
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Homi Bhabha

Anne F. Rothenberg Professor of the Humanities, Department of English, FAS; Director of the Humanities Center at Harvard University
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Jacqueline Bhabha

Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Lecturer in Law, Harvard Law School
Adjunct Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School
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David Bloom

Chair, Department of Global Health and Population; Clarence James Gamble Professor of Economics and Demography, HSPH

Martha Chen

Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
Affiliated Professor, Harvard Graduate School of Design
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Emmerich Davies

Assistant Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education
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Diana Eck

Professor of Comparative Religion and Indian Studies, FAS; Member of the Faculty of Divinity, HDS

Sheila Jasanoff

Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School
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Jerold Kayden

Frank Backus Williams Professor of Urban Planning and Design
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Asim Khwaja

Sumitomo-FASID Professor of International Finance and Development, HKS

Jinah Kim

Gardner Cowles Associate Professor of History of Art & Architecture

Karim Lakhani

Charles Edward Wilson Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
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Jennifer Leaning

François-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, HSPH
Senior Fellow, Harvard FXB Center for Health and Human Rights

Rahul Mehrotra

Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design
John T. Dunlop Professor in Housing and Urbanization
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Durba Mitra

Carol K. Pforzheimer Assistant Professor, Radcliffe Institute
Assistant Professor of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Harvard University
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Venkatesh Murthy

Raymond Leo Erikson Life Sciences Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
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Jukka-Pekka Onnela

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
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Vikram Patel

The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health, Harvard Medical School
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Parimal G. Patil

Professor of Religion and Indian Philosophy, Committee on the Study of Religion, FAS, Chair of the Department of South Asian Studies
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Fernando Reimers

Ford Foundation Professor of International Education, Director, International Education Policy Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education
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Ajay Singh

Senior Associate Dean for Postgraduate Medical Education, Harvard Medical School
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Doris Sommer

Ira Jewell Williams, Jr., Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and in African and African American Studies
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Pawan Sinha

Professor of Vision and Computational Neuroscience, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, MIT
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Kristen A. Stilt

Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Director, Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World
Faculty Director, Animal Law and Policy Program
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Ajantha Subramanian

Professor of Anthropology and South Asian Studies at Harvard University
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SV “Subu” Subramanian

Professor of Population Health and Geography, Harvard School of Public Health
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Milind Tambe

Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science and Director of the Center for Research in Computation and Society (CRCS), Harvard University
Director of AI for Social Good, Google Research India
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Ashutosh Varshney

Sol Goldman Professor of International Studies and the Social Sciences and Professor of Political Science, Brown University
Director, Center for Contemporary South Asia, Brown University
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Conor Walsh

Paul A. Maeder Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Associate Faculty Member, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering
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Muhammad H. Zaman

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor of Biomedical Engineering and International Health, Boston University
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