Executive Committee

Emmanuel K. Akyeampong**

Emmanuel K. Akyeampong**

Oppenheimer Faculty Director, Center for African Studies
Ellen Gurney Professor of History and of African and African American Studies (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
Jacqueline Bhabha

Jacqueline Bhabha*

Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)
Director, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights
Jeremiah Smith Jr. Lecturer on Law (Harvard Law School)
Suzanne Blier

Suzanne Blier*

Allen Whitehill Clowes Professor of Fine Arts (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
Professor of African and African American Studies (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
Lawrence D. Bobo

Lawrence D. Bobo**

W. E. B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
Dean of the Division of Social Sciences (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
Jean Comaroff

Jean Comaroff**

Alfred North Whitehead Professor of African and African American Studies and of Anthropology (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
John Comaroff

John Comaroff**

Hugh K. Foster Professor of African and African American Studies and of Anthropology, and Oppenheimer Research Fellow in African Studies
Wafaie W. Fawzi

Wafaie W. Fawzi**

Richard Saltonstall Professor of Population Sciences (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)
Professor of Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Global Health (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)
Chair, Department of Global Health and Population (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)
Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Henry Louis Gates Jr.**

Director, Hutchins Center for African & African American Research
Alphonse Fletcher, Jr. University Professor (Harvard University)
Evelynn Hammonds

Evelynn Hammonds*

Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
Professor of African and African American Studies (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
Peter Huybers Picture

Peter Huybers*

Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Environmental Science and Engineering
Co-director Harvard University Center for the Environment
Biodun Jeyifo*

Biodun Jeyifo*

Professor of African and African American Studies and of Comparative Literature (Faculty of Arts and Sciences)
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Françoise Lionnet*

Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures (French)
Professor of African and African American Studies in Residence
John D. Macomber

John D. Macomber*

Senior Lecturer of Business Administration (Harvard Business School)