Advisory Committees

The Harvard Data Science Initiative is advised by university-wide faculty committees.

The Steeringand Planning committees are chaired by HDSI Faculty Co-Directors Francesca Dominici and David Parkes.

Steering Committee Members

Alyssa Goodman

Robert Wheeler Wilson Professor of Applied Astronomy
Department of Astronomy
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Gary King

Gary King

Albert J. Weatherhead III University Professor
Director of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science
Zak

Isaac Kohane

Marion V. Nelson Professor & Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
Xiao-Li

Xiao-Li Meng

Whipple V.N. Jones Professor of Statistics, Harvard Faculty of Arts & Sciences
Editor in Chief of the Harvard Data Science Review
Hanspeter

Hanspeter Pfister

An Wang Professor of Computer Science
Affiliate Faculty Member, Center for Brain Science
JQ

John Quackenbush

Henry Pickering Walcott Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
Chair, Department of Biostatistics
Neil Shephard

Neil Shephard

Frank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of Science
Economics and of Statistics Departments

Planning Committee Members

Srikant Datar

Arthur Lowes Dickinson Professor of Business Administration

Cynthia Dwork

Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science, John Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Radcliffe Alumnae Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Affiliated Faculty, Harvard Law School

Sean Eddy

Ellmore C. Patterson Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and of Applied Mathematics
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

Urs Gasser

Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School
Executive Director, Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Rafa

Rafael Irizarry

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

Anupam Jena

Ruth L. Newhouse Associate Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School
S.C. Samuel Kou

S.C. Samuel Kou

Professor of Statistics,
Professor of Biostatistics: Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Karim R. Lakhani

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

Xihong Lin

Henry Pickering Walcott Professor of Biostatistics

Vamsi Mootha

Professor of Systems Biology
Member, Broad Institute

Sharon-Lise Normand

S. James Adelstein Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School/Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Trust in Science Internal Advisory Board

Matthew Baum

Marvin Kalb Professor of Global Communications, Harvard Kennedy School
Dominici

Francesca Dominici

Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Co-Director, Harvard Data Science Initiative

David Jones

A. Bernard Ackerman Professor of the Culture of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences

David Kennedy

Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law
Harvard Law School

Tarun Khanna

Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor
Harvard Business School
S.C. Samuel Kou

S.C. Samuel Kou

Professor of Statistics,
Professor of Biostatistics: Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Jill Lepore

David Woods Kemper '41 Professor of American History
History Department
Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences
L. Mahadevan

L. Mahadevan

Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Physics
Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics (SEAS)
Parkes

David C. Parkes

George F. Colony Professor of Computer Science
Co-Director, Harvard Data Science Initiative
Hanspeter

Hanspeter Pfister

An Wang Professor of Computer Science
Affiliate Faculty Member, Center for Brain Science

Antoine Picon

G. Ware Travelstead Professor of the History of Architecture and Technology
Harvard Graduate School of Design

Vish Viswanath

Lee Kum Kee Professor of Health Communication
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Trust in Science External Advisory Board

Jack Balkin

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment
Yale

Francine Berman

Edward P. Hamilton Distinguished Professor of Computer Science
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Cathryn Carson

Thomas M. Siebel Presidential Chair in the History of Science
University of California, Berkeley

Jennifer Chayes

Professor of EECS, Mathematics, Statistics
University of California, Berkeley

Kate Crawford

Distinguished Research Professor
New York University

Juliana Freire

Professor of Computer Science and Engineering and Data Science
New York University

Steven Goodman

Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health and of Medicine
Stanford University

David Lazer

Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University

Alondra Nelson

President of the Social Science Research Council
Harold F. Linder Professor
Princeton University

Ted Porter

Distinguished Professor of History & Vice Chair for Academic Personnel
University of California, Los Angeles

Christian Sandvig

H. Marshall McLuhan Collegiate Professor of Digital Media
Center for Ethics, Society, and Computing
University of Michigan

Victoria Stodden

Associate Professor
School of Information Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign