Faculty Affiliates

Faculty Affiliates of the Center for African Studies represent the full spectrum of the study of Africa at Harvard University. Affiliates contribute to the formulation of the Center’s academic and intellectual agendas. They also utilize the Center and its resources as a point of convergence, sharing trends, information and teaching resources related to Africa, and collaborating on research.

Asterisk (*) denotes Center for African Studies Executive Committee members
Double asterisk (**) denotes Center for African Studies Steering Committee and Executive Committee members

Christopher Duggan

Christopher Duggan

Professor in the Department of Nutrition (HSPH)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (HMS)
Caroline Elkins

Caroline Elkins

Professor of History and Professor of African and African American Studies
Myron (Max) Essex

Myron (Max) Essex

Mary Woodard Lasker Professor of Health Sciences
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health AIDS Initiative
Botswana Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership
Susan Farbstein

Susan Farbstein

Clinical Professor of Law
Co-Director, International Human Rights Clinic
Paul Farmer

Paul Farmer

Kolokotrones University Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
Chief Strategist and Co-Founder, Partners In Health
Wafaie W. Fawzi

Wafaie W. Fawzi**

Richard Saltonstall Professor of Population Sciences
Professor of Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Global Health
Chair, Department of Global Health and Population
Gunther Fink

Günther Fink

Assistant Professor of International Health Economics
Deborah D. Foster

Deborah D. Foster**

Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) for Theater, Dance & Media
Senior Lecturer on Theater, Dance & Media
Walter Friedman

Walter Friedman

Lecturer of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Director, Business History Initiative
Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Henry Louis Gates Jr.**

Director, Hutchins Center for African & African American Research
Alphonse Fletcher, Jr. University Professor (FAS)
Tyler Giannini

Tyler Giannini

Clinical Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Co-Director, International Human Rights Clinic
Christopher D. Golden

Christopher D. Golden

Research Associate, Department of Environmental Health and Visiting Scientist, Department of Nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health
Sue Goldie

Sue Goldie

Roger Irving Lee Professor of Public Health
Director, Global Health Education and Learning Incubator at Harvard
Director, Center for Health Decision Science
Evelynn Hammonds

Evelynn Hammonds*

Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science
Professor of African and African American Studies