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.
Research Associate, Geopolitics of Energy Project, Geopolitics of Energy Project
Daniel Freifeld is the founder of Permian International, an investment firm specializing in energy, infrastructure, and emerging and frontier market securities.
Senior Fellow, International Security Program
Chuck Freilich was Israel's deputy national security adviser. He has published a book on Israeli national security decision-making. His primary areas of expertise are U.S. Middle East policy, Israeli national security policy, and Middle Eastern affairs. He earned his Ph.D. from Columbia University.
Senior Associate, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program
Robert A. Frosch is a theoretical physicist by education. (AB, Columbia College, '47 and Ph.D., Columbia University, '52).He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a Foreign Member of the UK Royal Academy of Engineering, and a fellow or member of a number of professional societies.
International Council Member, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Senior Associate, Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group
Member of the Board
Kelly Sims Gallagher is Associate Professor of Energy and Environmental Policy at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. She previously directed the Belfer Center's Energy Technology Innovation Policy (ETIP) research group.
Associate, Project on Managing the Atom
Francis J. Gavin is the Frank Stanton Chair in Nuclear Security Policy Studies and Professor of Political Science at MIT. Before joining MIT, he was the Tom Slick Professor of International Affairs and the Director of the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law at the University of Texas.
Research Fellow, Project on Managing the Atom/International Security Program
Gene Gerzhoy received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Chicago in August 2014. His research examines questions related to nuclear proliferation, international relations theory, U.S. grand strategy, Russian foreign policy, and the politics of authoritarian regimes.
Associate, Project on Managing the ATom
Francesca Giovannini is an Associate of the Project on Managing the Atom.
Research Fellow, International Security Program
Jill Goldenziel's research interests include international law, human rights, Middle East law and politics, and religion and politics. She is currently completing a book on international refugee law and U.S. foreign policy.
Visiting Scholar, The Geopolitics of Energy Project
Dr. Andreas Goldthau is a visiting scholar with the Geopolitics of Energy Project at Harvard University's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs and a Marie Curie Senior Fellow.