Faculty

As a Harvard MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences student, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with and learn from many different members of the the HBS and SEAS faculties. In addition to being the leading thinkers in their fields, many of our professors are successful entrepreneurs, business leaders and practitioners. Five of the program’s core courses—the Design Theory and Practice; Engineering, Design & Innovation Management Seminar; Technology Venture Immersion; Designing Technology Ventures; and the Capstone Course—will be jointly taught by the following Program core faculty members from SEAS and HBS, among others.

Rob Howe

MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences program faculty co-chair; Abbott and James Lawrence Professor of Engineering at SEAS; Director, Harvard Biorobotics Lab; cofounder, RightHand Robotics

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Tom Eisenmann

MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences program faculty co-chair; Howard H. Stevenson Professor of Business Administration at HBS; faculty co-chair, HBS Rock Center for Entrepreneurship; faculty chair, HBS California Research Center.

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Beth Ames Altringer

MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences program core faculty; Founder-Director, Design Lab; Senior Preceptor on Innovation and Design at SEAS & the GSD; founding team/Chief Design Research Officer, Piaggio Fast Forward; founder, Chef League; Principal, Ames Studio

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Elizabeth Christoforetti

Elizabeth Bowie Christoforetti is the founding principal at Supernormal, an architecture, urban design, and research practice focused on the design of form and processes that balance contextual and cultural relevance with the contemporary imperative to scale beyond a single instance, and to reach more people and urban places. Her practice explores the deep cultural, typological,... more »

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Alan MacCormack

MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences program core faculty; MBA Class of 1949 Adjunct Professor of Business Administration at HBS; cofounder, Silverthread

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Roberto Verganti

Roberto Verganti is Professor of Leadership and Innovation at the Stockholm School of Economics – House of Innovation, where he is Director of The Garden – Center for Design and Leadership. He is also on the Faculty of the Harvard Business School, where he teaches Design Theory and Practice, and is a co-founder of Leadin’Lab,... more »

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Conor Walsh

MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences program core faculty; Paul A. Maeder Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences at SEAS; founder, Harvard Biodesign Lab

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Russ Wilcox

Russ Wilcox has 20 years of start-up operating experience, having founded three companies and raised $150 million in private capital. Russ served as the CEO of E Ink, an electronic paper company, for a decade. The company reached a $200 million run rate and was acquired for half a billion dollars in 2009. Russ has... more »

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