Faculty Profiles

blair-picAnn Blair is the Henry Charles Lea Professor of History.

She is the Director of Undergraduate Studies for the History Department.

engellJames Engell is the Gurney Professor of English and Professor of Comparative Literature.

He is also a member of the Committee on Degrees in the Program on History & Literature.

Professor Rachelle Gaudet, Ph.D.Rachelle Gaudet is the Principal Investigator of the Gaudet Lab.

She is Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and was elected as a 2012 American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow.

mccann_davidDavid R. McCann is the Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Literature.

He is the former director of the Korea Institute at Harvard University, and is a translator and poet.

PinkerSteven Pinker is the Johnstone Family Professor in the Department of Psychology.

He is a Harvard College Professor and writes for publications such as the New York Times and Time.

Seltzer1Margo Seltzer is the Herchel Smith Professor of Computer Science.

She is a Harvard College Professor in the Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and an Architect for Oracle Corporation.


Jonathan Zittrain is Professor of Law.

He is also Professor at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and Professor of Computer Science.