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Steering Committee

Expanded Steering Committee

Ali Asani

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

Satchit Balsari

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

Homi Bhabha

Anne F. Rothenberg Professor of the Humanities, Department of English, FAS; Senior Advisor on the Humanities to the President and Provost

Jacqueline Bhabha

FXB Director of Research, Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights at the Harvard School of Public Health; the Jeremiah Smith Jr. Lecturer in Law at Harvard Law School; and an Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School

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

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

Asim Khwaja

Director, Center for International Development; Sumitomo-FASID Professor of International Finance and Development, Harvard Kennedy School

Jinah Kim

George P. Bickford Professor of Indian and South Asian Art, Harvard University

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

Durba Mitra

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

Venkatesh Murthy

Raymond Leo Erikson Life Sciences Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Jukka-Pekka Onnela

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

Vikram Patel

The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health, Harvard Medical School

Parimal G. Patil

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

Ajay Singh

Senior Associate Dean for Postgraduate Medical Education, Harvard Medical School

Doris Sommer

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

Pawan Sinha

Professor of Vision and Computational Neuroscience, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, MIT

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

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

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

Conor Walsh

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

Muhammad H. Zaman

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