Dr. Jennifer Lerneris the Thornton F. Bradshaw Professor of Public Policy and Management at the Harvard Kennedy School and Co-Founder of the Harvard Decision Science Laboratory. She is the first psychologist in the history of the Harvard Kennedy School to receive tenure. Professor Lerner also holds appointments in Harvard’s Department of Psychology and Institute for Quantitative Social Sciences. In addition to her roles at Harvard, Professor Lerner currently serves as Special Advisor to the U.S. Chief of Naval Operations and as the Navy’s first Chief Decision Scientist.
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.