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Fotini Christia

Director of SSRC

Professor of Political Science
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Jesse DeLaughter

Director, Administration and Finance

Laura Dorson, Assistant to the Director for SSRC

Laura Dorson

Assistant to the Director

Peter Gibson, Administrative Assistant II for SSRC

Peter Gibson

Administrative Assistant II

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Chien Liou

Financial Assistant II

April London, Financial Officer for SSRC

April London

Senior Financial Officer

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Jackelyn Vargas

Human Resources Administrator

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Ramesh Raskar

Associate Professor, Media Lab

Center for Biomedical Innovation

Andre Mickensone

Mickensone Andre

Postdoctoral Associate


Richard Braatz

Associate Faculty Director; Edwin R. Gilliland Professor, Chemical Engineering

Anthony Sinskey

Anthony Sinskey

Faculty Director; Professor of Biology

Stacy Springs

Stacy Springs

Executive Director

Jacqueline M. Wolfrum

Jacqueline Wolfrum

Co-Director, Biomanufacturing Initiatives; Director, BioMAN

Paul W. Barone

Paul Barone

Co-Director, Biomanufacturing Initiatives; Director, CAACB

Lola Atitebi

Project Coordinator

John Joseph

John Joseph

Research Scientist

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Emmanuel Kagning Tsinda

Postdoctoral Associate

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Flora Keumurian

Assistant Director

Jim Leung

James Leung

Research Scientist


Jessica McGrath

Data Analyst

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Naresh Mohan

Postdoctoral Associate

Caleb Neufeld

Research Scientist


Miriam Nieves

Technical Associate


Janice Oliveira

Technical Associate

Elizabeth "Betsy" Skrip

Elizabeth Skrip

Graphic Illustrator


Prasanna Srinivasan

Research Scientist


Charley Swofford

Research Scientist


Athene Wilson-Glover

Administrative Assistant

Center for Complex Engineering Systems (CCES)

Kamal Youcef-Toumi

Kamal Youcef-Toumi

Director and Professor, MechE

Munther Dahleh

Munther Dahleh

Director, IDSS and W Coolidge Professor, EECS


Barbra Gilley Williams

Program Coordinator

Dorothy Hanna

Program Manager

Anette (Peko) Hosoi

Assoc. Dean of Engineering, Professor of MechE

Dina Katabi

Professor, CSAIL


Cynthia Breazeal

Professor, Media Arts and Sciences; Dean for Digital Learning


Sertac Karaman

Associate Professor, Aero/Astro; Director, LIDS

Center for Constructive Communication

Connection Science

Alex "Sandy" Pentland

Alex "Sandy" Pentland

Professor, Media Arts & Sciences

Stephen Buckley

Stephen Buckley

Executive Director

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Thomas Hardjono

Technology Officer, Internet Trust Consortium


Mohsen Bahrami

Postdoctoral Associate

Fotini Christia Group

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Fotini Christia

Director, SSRC Associate Director, IDSS Ford International Professor, Social Sciences

Hosoi Research Group

Anette Peko Hosoi

Anette "Peko" Hosoi

Neil and Jane Pappalardo Professor, Mechanical Engineering; Professor, Mathematics

Initiative on Combatting Systemic Racism

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Fotini Christia

Director, SSRC / Associate Director IDSS / Ford International Professor, Social Sciences

Munther Dahleh

Munther Dahleh

Professor, Institute for Data Systems and Society

Jadbabaie Research Group

Ali Jadbabaie

Ali Jadbabaie

Professor, Department Head of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Local Innovation Group

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Elizabeth Hoffecker

Research Scientist, Group Lead

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Elias Damtew Assefa

Postdoctoral Associate

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Romita Mitra

Research Scientist

Munther Dahleh Research Group

Munther Dahleh

Munther Dahleh

Director Institute for Data Systems and Society

Systems Engineering Advancement Research Initiative (SEAri)

Donna H. Rhodes

Donna Rhodes

Principal Research Scientist

Eric S. Rebentisch

Eric Rebentisch

Research Associate

Adam Ross

Adam Ross

Research Scientist

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