Faculty

Alejandro de la Fuentes

Alejandro de la Fuente

Robert Woods Bliss Professor of Latin American History and Economics;
Professor of African and African American Studies and of History; Director of Graduate Studies;
Director, Afro-Latin American Research Institute, Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University

A historian of Latin America and the Caribbean who specializes in the...

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Institute of Afro-Latin American Studies
104 Mt. Auburn St, 3R Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fax: (617) 495-8511
p: (617) 496-0681
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Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Alphonse Fletcher, Jr. University Professor
Director, Hutchins Center for African & African American Research

Henry Louis Gates, Jr., is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at...

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Hutchins Center for African and African American Research
104 Mt. Auburn St. Rm. 3R
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fax: (617) 495-9490
p: (617) 495-8508
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Claudine Gay

Edgerley Family Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Wilbur A. Cowett Professor of Government and of African and African-American Studies

I am a professor of Government and of African and African-American Studies at Harvard University, where I also serve as the Dean of Social Science for the...

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CGIS Knafel 431
Harvard University
1737 Cambridge St. Department of Government
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fax: (617) 495-0438
p: (617) 496-5470
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Jarvis R. Givens

Assistant Professor of Education
Faculty Affiliate, African and African-American Studies

Jarvis R. Givens is an assistant professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) and the Suzanne Young Murray Assistant Professor at the...

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Office: Gutman 447
Faculty Assistant: Annemari Korte, annemari_korte@gse.harvard.edu
p: 617.496.4827
Office Hours: By appointment
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Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham

Victor S. Thomas Professor of History and of African and African American Studies

Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham is the Victor S. Thomas Professor of History and of African and African American Studies at Harvard University. She held the...

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Department of African and African American Studies
12 Quincy St. Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fax: (617) 496-0862
p: (617) 495-7828
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Jennifer L. Hochschild

Henry LaBarre Jayne Professor of Government and Professor of African and African American Studies
Member of the Faculty of Education; Harvard College Professor; Member of the Faculty at the John F. Kennedy School of Government

Jennifer Hochschild is the Henry LaBarre Jayne Professor of Government at Harvard University, Professor of African and African American Studies, and...

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Government Department
1737 Cambridge St. CGIS, N-412
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fax: (617) 495-0438
p: (617) 496-0181
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Vijay Iyer

Franklin D. and Florence Rosenblatt Professor of the Arts
Graduate Advisor in Creative Practice and Critical Inquiry (CPCI)

On sabbatical Spring 2021 & Fall 2021

Vijay Iyer's wide-ranging creative work...

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Music Building G-19
3 Oxford Street,
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-4304
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Walter Johnson

Winthrop Professor of History and Professor of African and African American Studies

Walter Johnson's work focuses on slavery, capitalism, and, increasingly, imperialism in the nineteenth century. His first book, Soul by Soul (...

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Center for Government and International Studies
1730 Cambridge St. CGIS South Bldg. S420
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fax: (617) 496-0621
p: (617) 496-0621
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Ousmane Oumar Kane

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Professor of Contemporary Islamic Religion and Society
Professor of African and African American Studies
Denominational Counselor to Muslim Students

Ousmane Kane, a scholar of Islamic studies and comparative and Islamic politics, joined Harvard Divinity School in July 2012 as the first Prince Alwaleed...

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Harvard Divinity School
Andover Hall 304
45 Francis Ave
Cambridge MA 02138
p: (617) 998.5386
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Michèle Lamont

Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies, Professor of Sociology, and Professor of African and African American Studies

Michèle Lamont is Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies and the Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies at...

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Department of Sociology
33 Kirkland Street 510 William James Hall
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fax: (617) 496-5794
p: (617) 496-0645