Patrick Apiou

Patrick Apiou is a Philosophy Teacher at the International School of Boston. He received his Master Degree in Philosophy from University of Nantes, France in 1990 on the “Equal opportunities and freedom in the democratic society according to Tocqueville second Democracy in America”. He received his Master Degree in History Read more…

Nancy Bauer

Nancy Bauer is Dean of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Professor of Philosophy at Tufts University. She specializes in feminist philosophy, metaphilosophy, philosophy of language, and philosophy of film, with a special interest in the role that philosophy plays in everyday human life. She is the Read more…

Claire Boine

Claire Boine is a Research Scholar at the Boston University School of Public Health. Her research is funded by a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Focusing on American gun culture, she explores the social identity of gun owners and shared values between gun owners and non gun owners. Read more…

Andrew Brandel

Andrew Brandel teaches social and anthropological theory in the Committee on Degrees in Social Studies at Harvard University. He is currently completing work on an ethnographic manuscript about migration and literature in Berlin, Germany, and has published articles on romanticism, ordinary language philosophy, and the pressure to narrativity. He is Read more…

Stanislas Chaillou

A Paris native, Stanislas received his undergraduate degree in Architecture at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of Lausanne, and his Master in Architecture from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Focusing his practice around Architecture and Artificial Intelligence, he believes in the necessary integration of both disciplines to change Read more…

Bo-Mi Choi

Bo-Mi Choi is a teacher and multi-media producer. An intellectual historian by training, she taught continental philosophy and critical theory on the Committee on Degrees in Social Studies and worked as Senior Producer on the Vienna Project at Harvard University. She is a Dharma Teacher in the Kwan Um School Read more…

Victorien Coquery

Victorien Coquery teaches French and Ancient literature at the International School of Boston. While studying at the École Normale Supérieure (2010-2015), he obtained a bachelor’s degree in history and history of art at University Paris Sorbonne. He wrote his master’s thesis upon “The philosophy of colours in Lucretia’s De rerum natura” Read more…

Mona El Khoury

Mona El Khoury is Assistant Professor of Francophone Literature and Culture at Tufts University. She works and teaches on the interaction of literature, history, and memory; philosophy, politics, and postcolonial theory; migrations and ecocriticism. Recent publications include Remnants of the Franco-Algerian Rupture. Archiving Postcolonial Minorities (Lexington Books, “After the Empire,” Read more…

David Ferry

David Ferry’s most recent book is a translation of Virgil’s Aeneid (University of Chicago, 2017). Bewilderment, New Poems and Translations (University of Chicago, 2012) won the National Book Award. He had published six books in all, including a critical work called The Limits of Mortality: An Essay on Wordsworth’s Major Read more…

William (Ned) Friedman

Director of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard UniversityArnold Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary BiologyFaculty Fellow of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University In 2011, William Friedman became the eighth director of the Arnold Arboretum in its nearly 150-year history, as well as the Arnold Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology Read more…

Mark Glickman

Mark Glickman, a Fellow of the American Statistical Association, is  Senior Lecturer on Statistics at the Harvard University Department of  Statistics, and Senior Statistician at the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, a Veterans Administration Center of Innovation.  His research interests are primarily in the areas of statistical models Read more…

Liv Grjebine

After receiving a PhD in History from the University of La Sorbonne in 2018, Liv Grjebine is doing a Postdoctoral Fellowship in History of Science at Harvard University. She is also an Associate Researcher at the Institut d’Histoire Moderne et Contemporaine (CNRS, ENS, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne). Her areas of specialization center Read more…

Dicki Johnson Macy

Dicki Johnson Macy (Duncan Dance), BC-DMT, M.Ed., L.M.H.C., IDMA, director of the “Boston Children’s Foundation” is the creator and founder of Rainbowdance. For the past 30 years, in her career as a dance therapist, she has created international healing rituals for children isolated by developmental and neurological disorders and exposure Read more…

David Keith

David Keith has worked near the interface between climate science, energy technology, and public policy since ’91. Best known for his work on the science, technology, and public policy of solar geoengineering, David led the development of Harvard’s Solar Geoengineering Research Program. He took first prize in Canada’s national physics Read more…

Lawrence D. Kritzman

Lawrence D. Kritzman is the Pat and John Rosenwald Research Professor in the Arts and Sciences and Professor of French and Comparative Literature at Dartmouth College. He has written works on, edited works on, or given lectures on Barthes, Foucault, Kristeva, Sartre, Camus, Malraux, Derrida, Montaigne, de Beauvoir, and others, Read more…

Jeffrey Krupa

Jeffrey Krupa  is a PhD candidate in physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He works on experiments that attempt to reveal the nature of dark matter—a mysterious substance comprising most of the universe’s mass—using data collected at the Large Hadron Collider. He’s interested in the intersections of science, technology, Read more…

Zoie Lafis

Zoie Lafis serves as Executive Director at the Center for Hellenic Studies. She develops exhibitions at the CHS Washington campus to explore material culture as a means of expression and to promote the value of creative interpretations of the ancient world. Her interests include visual and performing arts, which Zoie Read more…

Jessica Lau

Jessica Lau is a ceramic artist working out of Somerville, MA and Visual Art specialist for Wellesley Middle and High School. She received her BFA from Syracuse University and is currently pursuing her MFA in Visual Arts at Lesley University.

David Lebow

David Lebow is a Lecturer on Social Studies at Harvard University. He is a political theorist and lawyer. He is primarily interested in twentieth-century political thought, the Frankfurt School, and American legal history. His most recent publication, ‘Trumpism and the Dialectic of Neoliberal Reason,’ was published in Perspectives on Politics Read more…

Raphaël Liogier

Raphaël Liogier is a philosopher and sociologist. He is a professor at Sciences Po Aix-en-Provence and teaches at the Collège international de philosophie in Paris. He currently lives in New York and is a visiting scholar at Columbia University’s Council for European Studies. His major works include Heart of Maleness: Read more…

Arnaud Mentré

Arnaud Mentré is the Consul General of France in Boston. Prior to his assignment in Boston, Arnaud Mentré was Deputy Assistant Secretary for North America in the Bureau of the Americas at the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs (2015-2018), responsible for bilateral relationships with the U.S. and Canada.  Arnaud Read more…

Gregory Nagy

Gregory Nagy is the Francis Jones Professor of Classical Greek Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature and Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies at Harvard. His special research interests include archaic Greek literature and oral traditions. His ongoing goal is to integrate his research with collaborative as well as Read more…

Anne Plaisance

Anne Plaisance received a Master’s Degree in International Trade from Paris I University, Panthéon-Sorbonne in Paris, France and a harp diploma from the Aubervilliers-La Courneuve Dance & Music Conservatory. She worked in Poland for major advertisement agencies and opened her own company in 2005, while also being the Communications Director in Read more…

Adam Sandel

Adam Sandel is a philosopher, award-winning teacher at Harvard, athlete in multiple sports, and three-time Guinness World Record holder in pull-ups including “Most Pull-Ups in One Minute.” Sandel has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, and a YouTube video with over 2.6 million views. He is the author of the The Place Read more…

Mark Schiefsky

Mark Schiefsky is C. Lois P. Grove Professor of the Classics at Harvard University. He is a historian of philosophy and science in the ancient world. Most of his work is concerned with the ways in which philosophy interacted with science in Greco-Roman antiquity: how philosophical theories shaped and were Read more…

Michael Siegel

Michael is a physician who completed his residency in Preventive Medicine at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health and trained in epidemiology for two years at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta before coming to Boston. His primary research interests are in the areas of tobacco Read more…

Bonnie Talbert

Bonnie Talbert (btalbert@fas.harvard.edu) is a Lecturer and Assistant Director of Studies in the Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard University.  She received her Ph.D. in philosophy in 2009 from Columbia University, where she taught Contemporary Civilization in the Core Curriculum. She has also taught courses on existentialism, applied ethics, Read more…

Don Tontiplaphol

Don Tontiplaphol teaches political theory and the philosophy of social science at Harvard.  His research interests center on Aristotelian thought in general, and on practical reason, intentional action, and democratic theory.  He also has interests in Catholic theology and the history of science. As an undergraduate, he studied philosophy and Read more…

Brandon Terry

Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies and Social Studies, Harvard University Terry earned a PhD with distinction in Political Science and African American Studies from Yale University, an MSc in Political Theory Research as a Michael von Clemm Fellow at Corpus Christi College at the University of Oxford, Read more…