Core Faculty

Director, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Director of Humanitarian Studies, Ethics, and Human Rights Graduate Concentration / Facullty
Adam Levine MD, MPH
Program Manager, Building a Better Response
Ali Ardalan MD, PhD
Senior HHI Fellow
Program Manager, Institutional Partnerships for Learning and Development | Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action
Research Coordinator, Women in War Program
Brett D. Nelson MD, MPH, DTM&H
Program Coordinator, Signal Program on Human Security and Technology
Claude Bruderlein Licence es droit, LLM
Frederick M. Burkle, Jr. MD, MPH DTM, FAAP, FACEP
Senior HHI Fellow
Hani Mowafi MD, MPH
Director of Education, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Ingvill C. Mochmann Dr, rer, soc
Imagery Analysis Manager, Signal Program on Human Security and Technology
Director, Gender, Rights and Resilience
Lincoln Chen PhD, MPH
Michael D. Lappi DO, PhD, MPH, FACOEM
Senior HHI Fellow
Michael Hughes PhD Candidate, Brown University
Research and Evaluation Manager, Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)
Faculty
Research Director, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Philip D. Parks MD, MPH, FACOEM
Phuong Pham PhD, MPH
Director, Program on Evaluation and Implementation Science / Faculty
Director of Urbanization and Resilience Program
Educational Programs and Operations Manager
Director, Lavine Family Humanitarian Studies Initiative / Faculty
Stephen P. Marks Docteur d'état, Dipl. IHEI
Susan Bartels MD, MPH, FRCPC
Deputy Director, Finance and Administration
Director of Program on Resilient Communities / Research Associate
Senior HHI Fellow
HHI Fellow
HHI Fellow
Senior HHI Fellow
Erica Nelson MD, PhM
Co-Director, Humanitarian Geoanalytics Research and Education Programs
Affiliated Staff*
Eric Nilles MD, MSc
Director, Program on Infectious Diseases and Humanitarian Emergencies
Researcher, ATHA
Ex Officio
Affiliated Staff*
Project Lead, DisasterNet Philippines
Program Coordinator, Humanitarian Academy at Harvard
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Peace and Human Rights Data
Irini Albanti DrPH, MPH, MA
Executive Director, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Ex Officio
Affiliated Staff*
Program Coordinator, Program on Resilient Communities
Timothy B. Erickson MD, FACEP, FACMT, FACCT
Core Faculty, HHI
Senior Research Analyst, Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)
Ex Officio
Affiliated Staff*
Senior HHI Fellow
Visiting Scientist, Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)
Valerie Ann Dobiesz MD, MPH, FACEP
Core Faculty, HHI
Chair
Research Coordinator, Gender, Rights and Resilience
Research Assistant
Senior Research Analyst, Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)
Research Consultant, DisasterNet - Philippines
Communications Specialist, DisasterNet Philippines
Research Fellow, Humanitarian Protection, Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)
HHI Fellow
Program Coordinator, Peace and Human Rights Data | Evaluation and Implementation Science
HHI Fellow
Researcher, Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)
Group Chair
Researcher, Signal Program on Human Security and Technology
Project and Administrative Coordinator
Research Fellow, Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)
Erin Downey MPH, ScD
Senior HHI Fellow
Researcher, Signal Program on Human Security and Technology
Senior HHI Fellow
Project Coordinator, KoBoToolbox
Program Manager, Program on Resilient Communities
Senior Associate
HHI Fellow