Innovations Programs

Jim Levitt

IAG Fellow

Director of the Program on Conservation Innovation, The Harvard Forest, Harvard University

Geoff Mulgan

Senior Visiting Scholar, Government Innovations Program
Social entrepreneurship, social innovation, strategic leadership

Geoff Mulgan is Chief Executive of Nesta, and has been in post since June 2011. Under his leadership Nesta has moved out of the public sector to become a...

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Emer Mulligan

Visiting Scholar, Spring Semester 2015

Emer Mulligan is the Head of School, J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics, National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway. Mulligan received her Ph....

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Simon O'Rourke

Simon O’Rourke

Program on Crisis Leadership (PCL) Fellow, 2017-Spring 2020

Simon O’Rourke,  Ph.D., is  Superintendent, with the Australian Border Force. Previously, he was a police inspector assigned to the Counter...

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Carlos Paiva

Bloomberg Fellow, AY 2018-2019

Carlos Paiva is the previous director of Culture for Funding and Tax Incentives at the Ministry of Culture in Brazil. Here, he managed the National...

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Ioana Petrescu

Ioana Petrescu

Innovations in Government Research Fellow AY 2019 - 2020
Impact of political (in)stability on strategic decision making needed for effective delivery of public goods and services

Ioana Petrescu is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Ash Center...

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Ryan Sheely

Research Fellow
Innovation Field Lab- New York Project
Institutional theory and development policy analysis; program evaluation; citizen empowerment and accountable states

Ryan Sheely a Senior Researcher in Governance at Mercy Corps and a Research Fellow with the Innovation Field Lab- New York Project at Harvard Kennedy...

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Pepe Strathoff

Visiting Fellow, Jan-Dec 2015

Pepe Strathoff is a Ph.D. Candidate in Business Administration at the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland, where his research focuses on public value...

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Guy Stuart

Innovations in Government Fellow

Guy Stuart is executive director of Microfinance Opportunities (MFO). Before becoming Executive Director, Stuart was a senior advisor to MFO and served as...

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