Belfer Center researchers include Harvard faculty members, project directors and other expert staff, senior fellows and fellows. They contribute frequently to outside publications, advise government officials, participate in special commissions, brief journalists and policymakers, and share research results with specialists and the public.
Senior Fellow, Future of Diplomacy Project
Robert M. Danin is a non-resident senior fellow for the Future of Diplomacy Project at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. He is also a senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.
Giorgio Ruffolo Research Fellow in Sustainability Science/Environment and Natural Resources Program
Marinella Davide is a predoctoral research fellow on topics related to EU climate and energy policy and international negotiations. She is a Ph.D. candidate in Climate Change Management at the Ca’Foscari University of Venice.
Belfer IGA Student Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Jaclyn Dean is a Belfer Center International and Global Affairs (BIGA) student fellow and a Master in Public Policy 2017 candidate at Harvard Kennedy School.
Affiliate, India and South Asia Program
Ronak D. Desai is an Affiliate of the India & South Asia Program at Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.
Visiting Scholar, Middle East Initiative
Ishac Diwan is a Visiting Scholar at the Belfer Center's Middle East Initiative.
Senior Fellow, The Future of Diplomacy Project
Ambassador Paula J. Dobriansky is a foreign policy expert and former diplomat specializing in national security affairs. She is a Senior Fellow at the Future of Diplomacy Project at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs and Vice Chair of the National Executive Committee, U.S. Water Partnership.
Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, International Security Program
Marina Duque is the managing editor of Security Studies. Her research, which has been supported by the Mershon Center for International Security Studies, explores how status hierarchies emerge from state relations.
Research Fellow, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program
Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School
David Eaves is a public policy entrepreneur and expert in information technology and government.
Associate, Cyber Security Project
Ryan Ellis writes and researches on topics related to cybersecurity, infrastructure politics, homeland security, and communication law and policy. He holds a Ph.D. in communication from the University of California, San Diego.