Affiliated Faculty

Elizabeth Fierman

PON Staff   •  05/22/2020   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Betsy Fierman

Elizabeth (Betsy) Fierman is a mediator, facilitator, trainer, and researcher with 10 years of experience in the field of conflict management and collaborative problem solving. She has worked with government agencies, NGOs, multilateral organizations, private companies and communities to address socio-environmental conflicts, design and implement multi-stakeholder engagement processes, and improve dialogue and negotiation skills. … Read More 

Paul Arthur Berkman

PON Staff   •  01/16/2020   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Paul Arthur Berkman is science diplomat, polar explorer and global thought leader applying international, interdisciplinary and inclusive processes with informed decisionmaking to balance national interests and common interests for the benefit of all on Earth across generations. Paul wintered in Antarctica when he was twenty-two, SCUBA diving throughout the year under the ice, and then taught … Read More 

Gillien Todd

PON Staff   •  02/25/2019   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Gillien Todd is Lecturer on Law. She has taught the Spring Negotiation Workshop since 2001. For the Harvard Program on Negotiation, she leads the Seminar on Negotiation and Dispute Resolution and has assisted with the Executive Education series. She is on the Advisory Board of the Harvard Mediation Program. … Read More 

Sara del Nido Budish

PON Staff   •  02/15/2019   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty

Sara is a Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School and a Clinical Instructor in the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP). In addition to supervising student teams on client projects, she is a member of the teaching team for the Negotiation Workshop and other courses on conflict management theory and practice, and facilitates … Read More 

Andrew Mamo

PON Staff   •  02/15/2019   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty

Andrew was a clinical student in HNMCP during his time at Harvard Law School, where he also participated in the International Human Rights Clinic, the Cyberlaw Clinic at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, and the Prison Legal Assistance Project. … Read More 

Rachel Krol

PON Staff   •  02/15/2019   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty

Before joining HNMCP, Rachel taught negotiation at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and led interactive negotiation and leadership workshops designed specifically for young women through her company, Connect More Consulting. … Read More 

Rachel Viscomi

PON Staff   •  02/15/2019   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty

Before coming to HNMCP, Rachel Viscomi worked as a Principal in the Corporate Education Practice of Vantage Partners, a Boston-based consulting firm that helps clients achieve business results by transforming the way they negotiate and manage their key relationships. … Read More 

Bruno Verdini

PON Staff   •  10/04/2018   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

The recipient of MIT’s first-ever interdisciplinary and interdepartmental Ph.D. in negotiation, communication, diplomacy, and leadership, Bruno Verdini has led research, talks, and executive courses on negotiation and conflict resolution in more than 20 countries. A frequent speaker at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, his popular courses were the foundation for creating MIT’s … Read More 

Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld

PON Staff   •  08/29/2018   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

An expert in large-scale systems change, negotiation, and industrial relations, Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld is a professor at Brandeis University, where he leads research on agile institutions and teaches classes on strategy and operations. As the editor of the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School’s Negotiation Journal, Cutcher-Gershenfeld advances the theory, practice, and instruction of negotiation … Read More 

Audrey Lee

PON Staff   •  01/04/2017   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

As head of the nonprofit BLC Institute, Audrey Lee is dedicated to providing education and training in all aspects of dispute resolution. She mediates cases for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination. She also teaches mediation, negotiation, and conflict management workshops for a variety of corporate and public-sector clients. … Read More