Faculty Committees

Harvard's data science programs are steered by a university-wide faculty committee.

Planning Committee Co-Chairs

Francesca Dominici
Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Senior Associate Dean of Research, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Co-Director, Harvard Data Science Initiative

David Parkes
Harvard College Professor
George F. Colony Professor of Computer Science
Area Dean for Computer Science
Co-Director, Harvard Data Science Initiative

Committee Members

David Cutler

Harvard College Professor
Otto Eckstein Professor of Applied Economics, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Faculty Member, Harvard Kennedy School

Francesca Dominici

Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Senior Associate Dean for Research
Associate Dean of Information Technology

Cynthia Dwork

Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science
Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Affiliated Faculty at Harvard Law School

Rafael Irizarry

Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Professor of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Anupam Jena

Ruth L. Newhouse Associate Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School

Karim R. Lakhani

Associate Professor of Business Administration
Principal Investigator, Crowd Innovation Lab and NASA Tournament Lab
Co-founder, Harvard Business School Digital Initiative

Steering Committee Co-Chairs

Francesca Dominici
Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Senior Associate Dean of Research, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Co-Director, Harvard Data Science Initiative

David Parkes
Harvard College Professor
George F. Colony Professor of Computer Science
Area Dean for Computer Science
Co-Director, Harvard Data Science Initiative

Committee Members

Francesca Dominici

Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Senior Associate Dean for Research
Associate Dean of Information Technology

Infrastructure Committee Chair

Anne Marguiles, Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Committee Members

Troy Adair

Senior Director of Research Computing
Harvard Business School

James Cuff

Assistant Dean for Research Computing, Division of Science
Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Rainer Fuchs

Chief Information Officer, Harvard Medical School

James Waldo

Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice, Harvard Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Distinguished Engineer, Harvard University Information Technology

Alan Wolf

Managing Director, Academic Technology Services
Harvard University Information Technology

Education Committee Chairs

Chair - Neil Shephard, Professor of Economics and of Statistics
Vice Chair - Xihong Lin, Henry Pickering Walcott Professor of Biostatistics

Committee Members

Francesca Dominici

Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Senior Associate Dean for Research
Associate Dean of Information Technology

Jay Harris

Harry Austryn Wolfson Professor of Jewish Studies
Dean of Undergraduate Education, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Rafael Irizarry

Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Professor of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Karim R. Lakhani

Associate Professor of Business Administration
Principal Investigator, Crowd Innovation Lab and NASA Tournament Lab
Co-founder, Harvard Business School Digital Initiative

S V Subramanian

Professor of Population Health and Geography
Senior Core Faculty, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies