People

The Harvard Writing Project is staffed by faculty members of the Harvard College Writing Program.  

DIRECTOR

James Herron, Director of the Harvard Writing Project  (Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Michigan)
jherron@fas.harvard.edu
Fields: Cultural and linguistic anthropology, Latin America, Andes

 

FACULTY ASSOCIATES

Tad Davies (Ph.D., English from University of California, Irvine)
Field: American Literature
Research and Writing Interests: political novels, history and theory of the novel, American studies
 

Jonah Johnson (Ph.D., German and Comparative Literatures, University of Michigan)
jmjohns@fas.harvard.edu
Fields: German Studies and Comparative Literature
Research and Writing Interests: Enlightenment and post-Enlightenment German literature and philosophy , lyric, genre theory, reception of classical antiquity

Richard Joseph Martin (Ph.D., Anthropology, Princeton University)
rmartin01@fas.harvard.edu
Research and Writing Interests: agency, education, ethnography, magic, phenomenology, play, popular culture, privacy, queer theory, ritual, semiotics, sexuality, and space.

Shannon Monaghan (Ph.D., History, Boston College)
shannonmonaghan@fas.harvard.edu
Field: Modern European History
Research and Writing InterestsWar and society, secularization and resacralization, population politics, the development of democracy, and human rights
 

Donna Mumme (Ph.D., Psychology, Stanford University)
mumme@fas.harvard.edu
Field: Developmental Psychology
Research and Writing Interests: Emotional development, social cognition, neuropsychological assessment, and developmental disabilities; children's literature.

Margaret Rennix (Ph.D., English, Harvard University)
mcrennix@fas.harvard.edu
Field: English Literature
Research and Writing Interests: Nineteenth-century British literature, cognitive studies, literature and science
 
Ramyar Rossoukh (Ph.D., Anthropology and Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University)
rossoukh@fas.harvard.edu
Field: Anthropology and Middle Eastern Studies
Research and Writing Interests: Iran, Middle East, film and media studies, critical theory, outer space
 
Benjamin Roth (Ph.D., Philosophy, Boston University)
broth@fas.harvard.edu
Fields: Philosophy, Literature
Research and Writing Interests: Philosophy and/of Literature, 19th- and 20th-century European Philosophy, Aesthetics, 20th- and 21st-century Fiction 
 
Sparsha Saha (Ph.D., Government, Harvard University)
saha@fas.harvard.edu
Field: Government
Research and Writing Interests: International relations, women and politics, political psychology, group-based violence, survey experiments
 
Maria Stalford 
stalford@fas.harvard.edu
FieldsAnthropology, Public Health
Research and Writing Interests: Medical anthropology, global health, Asian studies, documentary film
 

Adrienne Tierney (Ed.D., Human Development, Harvard University)
adriennetierney@fas.harvard.edu
Research and Writing Interests: neurocognitive development, developmental disorders (e.g., autism spectrum disorder), social development

Jeffrey Wilson (Ph.D., English, University of California, Irvine)
jeffreywilson@fas.harvard.edu
Research and Writing Interests: Renaissance literature, Shakespeare, ethics