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The Harvard Business School Africa Research Office is seeking candidates for a Senior Researcher

May 18, 2018

The Harvard Business School (HBS) Africa Research Office (ARO) is seeking candidates for a Senior Researcher to focus on research and case writing and expand the scope of other work of the ARO in sub-Saharan Africa.  The role is based in Johannesburg, South Africa and will report to the ARO Director.   Please see the job description ...

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Second Annual Crossroads Emerging Leaders Program in Dubai

May 10, 2018

Harvard professors will welcome 70 first-generation college students from Africa, the Middle East and South Asia to the Second Annual Crossroads Emerging Leaders Program in Dubai, a unique, fully-funded career development opportunity for accomplished, ambitious young people who have already had to overcome significant barriers to higher education. 

Harvard faculty leading the program include Tarun Khanna, SAI Director and Jorge...

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Center for African Studies response to April 13th, 2018 incident involving Harvard Undergraduate student from Africa

April 19, 2018

Center for African Studies response to April 13th, 2018 incident involving Harvard Undergraduate student from Africa

Harvard President Drew Faust recently wrote that “…the intellectual fruits of a community’s inner diversity do not harvest themselves. To gain the benefit of diversity, Harvard must fully integrate all members of the University into academic, professional, and social contexts that support their individual flourishing and activate their potential.” The Center for...

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