Howard W. Buffett serves as Chair of the Advisory Council for the Harvard International Negotiation Program. He is an adjunct Associate Professor and Research Scholar at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. He was previously the executive director of the Howard G. Buffett Foundation and coauthored the New York Times best-seller 40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World (2013). Prior to that, Buffett oversaw economic stabilization programs in Afghanistan and Iraq for the U.S. Department of Defense. He also served as a policy advisor for the White House Domestic Policy Council, where he coauthored the president’s cross-sector partnership strategy.
In addition to the Core INP Team listed here, INP collaborates with a wide range of faculty and students at Harvard University as well as with global leaders, field experts, and organizations engaged in conflict resolution.