Faculty Advisory Committee

Dr. Leo Buchanan

Dr. Leo Buchanan

Audiologist, Harvard University Health Services
Director of Audiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center
200 Trapelo Road
Waltham MA 02452
p: (617) 495-2068
Tom  Conley

Dr. Tom Conley

Abbott Lawrence Lowell Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies and of Romance Languages and Literatures
Department of Visual and Environmental Studies, Harvard University
p: (617) 495-3251
Dr. S. Allen Counter

Dr. S. Allen Counter

Director, Harvard Foundation
Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Administrator, Harvard University
The director's primary responsibilities include working with students and faculty to improve intercultural, interracial, and inter-religious relations on Harvard campus. He also conducts programs recommended by students and faculty for advancing the Harvard Foundation's diversity and intercultural mission.  
Students should reach out to Dr. Counter for assistance with their intercultural and race relations initiatives, including perspective speakers, panel discussions, visiting artists, visiting scientists, and other distinguished guests, as well as concerns regarding incidents of ethnic, racial or religious nature.  Dr. Counter is also available for advice regarding careers in the neurosciences.
Dr. Counter is originally from South Florida, and has lived in Cambridge for the past 39 years. After post-doctoral studies at Harvard, he received the doctor of medical science degree from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. Dr. Counter was appointed founding director of the Harvard Foundation by the then President Derek Bok, Dean Rosovsky, and Reverend Peter Gomes in 1981. On his personal time, he enjoys exploration in the Amazon, the Andes, and the Arctic.
B02 Thayer Hall
Harvard Yard
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-1527
Dr. Scott V. Edwards

Dr. Scott V. Edwards

Professor of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology
Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
Curator of Ornithology, Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University,
MCZ Labs Room 306,
26 Oxford Street,
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 384-8082
Dr. Cassandra Extavour

Dr. Cassandra Extavour

Professor of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology
Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
Harvard University
16 Divinity Avenue
BioLabs Building 4103
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-1935
Jay M.  Harris

Dr. Jay M. Harris

The Harry Austryn Wolfson Professor of Jewish Studies
Director of the Center for Jewish Studies, Department of Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations
Dean of Undergraduate Education, Harvard University
p: (617) 496-7546
Rakesh  Khurana

Dr. Rakesh Khurana

Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University
Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development, Harvard Business School
The Danoff Dean at Harvard College
p: (617) 495-4137