Senior Common Room


The SCR includes all non-undergraduates associated with Adams House: Faculty, Tutors, and other Affiliates. To contact a member of the Senior Common Room, please contact the SCR Tutor, Santiago Pardo Sanchez.




Institution / Organization

Gerry Benoit


UC Berkeley

Charles Lockwood

Allston Burr Resident Dean and Lecturer in the Study of Religion

Adams House, Harvard University

James Bedford


Boston Consulting Group

Deborah A. Frank

Professor of Child Health and Well Being

Boston University School of Medicine

John Yeh

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Emeritus

Harvard Medical School

George S. Salzmann

Fr. (Rev.). …Ph.D.(biochem Harvard). MS (MB&B Yale)

Harvard Catholic Center

David Edwards


SEAS Harvard

Matthew Young

Attorney & Physician

Ross Feller Casey, LLP

Michael McCormick

Francis Goelet Professor of Medieval History

Harvard University

Samia Mora

Associate Professor, Director Center for Lipid Metabolomics

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Daniel C. Cohn


Murtha Cullina LLP

John Womack

Robert Woods Bliss Professor Latin American History and Economics, emeritus

Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of History

Lucy Caplan

Lecturer on History and Literature

Harvard University

John Braverman Levine

Diplomate in Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Adams House A.B. '70, S.M. '72, M.D. '79

Geoffrey Swift

Vice President for Finance and Administration, and Treasurer

Bates College

Jane M. Rabb


Former Instructor, Radcliffe Seminars, Harvard Extension, The New School (NY)

Marcela Davison Avilés

Managing Partner TomKat Media

TomKat Media

Tim Smith


Harvard College

Meghan Lockwood

Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Education

Harvard College

Greg Johnson



Aubry Threlkeld

Dean of Education

Endicott College

Jed Willard

Director of Global Engagement

FDR Foundation, Adams House

Sean M. Lynn-Jones

Former resident tutor in Government; former editor of the journal, International Security

International Security Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

Surjit Chana

ALI Harvard Fellow & Board Chair, Care for the Homeless

Care for the Homeless, New York City

Robert Darnton

Carl H. Pforzheimer University Professor and University Librarian, Emeritus

Harvard University

Calliope Dourou

Preceptor in Modern Greek

Harvard (Classics Department)

Kevin Cullen

Columnist, The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe

Matt Corriel

Songwriter and Lawyer


Jorge Caraballo

2022 Nieman Fellow

Nieman Foundation for Journalism

Gloria Ayee


Department of Government, Harvard University

Nancy Israel

none (or Ms. if you have to have a title)

National Grid; Law Office of Nancy D. Israel

Alexander Tsai

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Justin Gest

Associate Professor of Policy and Government

George Mason University

Reuben Fischer-Baum


Nieman Foundation for Journalism

Edward Childs

Edward Childs

Unite-Here Local 26

Tom O'Brien

Service Response Manager

Providence College

Yon Lee

Tai Chi Masrer

Harvard Tai Chi Tiger Crane Club

Claire Mays

Social Sciences Research Director

Institut Symlog de France

Barbara Watson

Member, Adams House, Senior Common Room

Adams House

Bennett Simon

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Emeritus

Harvard Medical School; Cambridge Health Alliance

Jack Megan


Office for the Arts at Harvard

Joseph Levy

Global Operations Consultant

Levy Global Support LLC

Cynthia M. Koch

Historian & Director of History Programming

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Foundation

Anya Bassett

Senior Lecturer and Director of Studies

Harvard College

Joe Blatt

Senior Lecturer and Faculty Co-Chair of the Learning Design, Innovation, and Technology Program

Harvard Graduate School of Education

Ali Asani

Murray A. Albertson Professor of Middle Eastern Studies and Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures

Harvard University/FAS Study of Religion, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, and African and African American Studes

Brendan Cullen

Vice President

Boston College Student Veterans Association

Patrice Higonnet

Goelet Professor of French History emeritus

HistoryDpt, Hrvard University

Bob Heckart

Senior Fellow

Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative

Julie Wood

International Children's Media Consultant

Julie Wood, International Educational Co

Sharon Howell


St. Johnsbury Academy, St. Johnsbury, Vermont

Ravi Raju


Boston Children's Hospital / MIT

Marla Eby

Assistant Professor of Psychology, HMS

Harvard Medical School/Harvard College (freshman seminar)

Richard Ryerson



Rita Guan Ye

Non-resident Tutor & Tea Master

Adams House SCR/ Harvard Divinity School

Amber Payne

Co-Editor in Chief

The Emancipator

Lindsay Frazier


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School

Alan C Hartford

Professor of Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Rita Powell

The Reverend

Episcopal Chaplaincy at Harvard

Sara Toomey

Chief Safety and Quality Officer

Boston Children's Hospital

John Muresianu


Maple Grove Advisors

Mike Emery

Director, Advanced Leadership Initiative

Harvard University

Michael Weishan

Founding Executive Director, FDR Foundation

FDR Foundation/MDW Group Ltd.

Louisa Thomas

New Yorker staff writer

The New Yorker

Vinayak Muralidhar

Premed NRT

Kaiser Permanente

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research

FAS/AAAS/ENG/Hutchins Center

Robert Kiely

Loker Professor of English Emeritus

Master of Adams House 1973-1999

Vibha Krishnamurthy

Founder, Executive Director

Ummeed Child Development Center

Linda Chin

Executive Artistic Director (Interim)

Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston

Majdi Osman

Chief Medical Officer


Nien-hê Hsieh

Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration

Harvard Business School

Mark Szpak

Retired Partner

Ropes & Gray

John A. Wood



Matt Saunders


Department of Art, Film, and Visual Studies

Erik Adams

Retina Team Lead

Atrius Health: Ophthalmology

Scott Plotkin

Armenise Family Professor of Neurology

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Arthur Kleinman

Rabb Professor of Anthropology, FAS, Harvard and Professor of Psychiatry and Global Health and Social Medcine, HMS

Harvard University

Anne Becker

HMS Dean for Clinical and Academic Affairs

Harvard Medical School

Courtney Yuen

Assistant Professor

Harvard Medical School

Tarek Masoud

Professor of Public Policy and Sultan Qaboos bin Said of Oman Professor of International Relations

John F. Kennedy School of Government

Eric M. Isselbacher

Director, Healthcare Transformation Lab

Massachusetts General Hospital

Margaret Higonnet

Professor Emeritus

University of Connecticut

Doris Sommer

Ira and Jewell Williams Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and of African and African American Studies

Harvard University

Candace Lun Plotkin


McKinsey & Company

Winston Yan


Arbor Biotechnologies

David Crowley

President & Founder

Social Capital Inc.

Jason Silverstein

Lecturer and Co-Director of the Media, Medicine, and Health Program

Harvard Medical School

Americo Mendoza-Mori

Faculty Director, Latinx Studies Working Group

Committe on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights

Demba Ba

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Biengineering

Zayed Yasin

SVP, Clinical


Judith Palfrey

T. Berry Brazelton Professor of Pediatrics, Emerita Harvard Medical School

Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Federico Cortese

Harvard Radcliffe Orchestra Conductor

Music Department Harvard University

Yosvany Terry

Director of Harvard Jazz Ensemble & Senior Lecturer Harvard Music Dept.

Harvard Councel of the Arts, DRCLAS, Cuba Studies, ALARIS