Jennifer Lerner

Dr. Jennifer Lerner

Member, Faculty Advisory Committee
Jennifer Lerner
Dr. Jennifer Lerner is 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.