Faculty

Bruce Western
Director of the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy
Professor of Sociology

William Apgar
Lecturer in Public Policy
Senior Scholar, Joint Center for Housing Studies

Christopher Avery 
Roy E. Larson Professor of Public Policy and Management

Mary Jo Bane
Thornton Bradshaw Professor of Public Policy and Management

Robert Behn
Lecturer in Public Policy

Robert Blendon
Professor of Health Policy and Political Analysis (HSPH)

George J. Borjas
Robert W. Scrivner Professor of Economics and Social Policy

Sheila Burke
Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy

Amitabh Chandra
Professor of Public Policy
Area Chair, Social & Urban Policy

Suzanne Cooper
Senior Lecturer in Public Policy
Academic Dean for Teaching & Curriculum, Harvard Kennedy School

Matthew Desmond
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Social Studies.

David T. Ellwood
Scott Black Professor of Political Economy
Dean of the John F. Kennedy School of Government

Ronald Ferguson
Senior Lecturer in Education and Public Policy, GSE
Co-Chair and Director, Achievement Gap Initiative

Richard Frank
Professor of Health Economics (HMS)

Candelaria Garay
Assistant Professor of Public Policy

Frank Hartmann
Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy

Kenneth Hill
Adjunct Professor of Public Policy

Christopher Jencks
Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy

Joseph Kalt
Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy
Co-Director, Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development

Alexander Keyssar
Matthew W. Stirling, Jr. Professor of History and Social Policy
Area Chair, Democratic Institutions and Politics

Alexandra Killewald
Assistant Professor
FAS Department of Sociology

Jeffrey Liebman
Malcolm Wiener Professor of Public Policy

Jane Mansbridge
Adams Professor of Political Leadership and Democratic Values

Joseph Newhouse
John D. MacArthur Professor of Health Policy and Management

Mary Ruggie
Adjunct Professor of Public Policy

Robert J. Sampson
Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences, Director of Social Sciences at the Radcliffe Institute and Co-Director of the Harvard-Boston Research Initiative

Sarah Sewall
Lecturer in Public Policy

Miles Shore
Scholar in Residence

Malcolm Sparrow
Professor of the Practice of Public Policy

Moshik Temkin
Assistant Professor of Public Policy

Richard Weissbourd
Lecturer in Education

Julie Wilson
Harry Kahn Senior Lecturer in Social Policy

William Julius Wilson
Lewis P. and Linda Geyser University Professor
Director, Joblessness and Urban Poverty Research Program

Bruce Western

Bruce Western

Bruce Western, Director of the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, Professor of Sociology