Faculty Co-Directors

Howitt, Arnold M., Senior Adviser, Roy and Lila Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation

Leonard, Herman B. "Dutch", George F. Baker Jr. Professor of Public Management at the Harvard Kennedy School and Eliot I. Snider and Family Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School

Faculty Affiliates

Bowles, Hannah Riley, Senior Lecturer in Public Policy

Kayyem, Juliette, Belfer Lecturer in International Security

Waldo, James, Professor of Technology Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; and Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Computer Science, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Science


Giles, David, Associate Director and Senior Research Associate

Senior Fellows

Ahlers, Douglas (Doug), Former HKS Lecturer in Public Policy and Founder of the Broadmoor Project and Recupera Chile Project

Altshuler, Alex, Head and Founder, Research and Development Department, the Israeli National Emergency Management Authority (NEMA), Israeli Ministry of Defense

Cole, Christine, Vice President & Executive Director, Crime and Justice Institute, Community Resources for Justice

Combs, Christopher, Special Agent in Charge, San Antonio Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Featherstone, James G., General Manager (Retired), Emergency Management Department, City of Los Angeles

Maddox, Walter, Mayor, City of Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Pfeifer, Joseph W., Chief of Counterterrorism and Emergency Preparedness, New York City Fire Department (FDNY)

Schwartz, James, Deputy County Manager, Arlington County, Virginia

Williams, Jerry, National Director of Fire and Aviation Management, U.S. Forest Service (Retired)

Senior Harvard Affiliates

Hambridge, Nicholas (Nick), Associate Director, Risk and Compliance Services, Harvard University

Whalen, Barbara, Executive Director, Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

Visiting Faculty and Fellows

Akiyama, Hiromi, PCL Pre-Doctoral Fellow and PhD Candidate, George Mason University

O'Rourke, Simon, PCL Postdoctoral Fulbright Fellow, and Inspector, Western Australia Police

Student Affiliates

Hahn, Elisabeth, Doctoral Student

Wooten, Tom, Doctoral Student

Past Fellows

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