Affiliated Faculty

Samuel Dinnar

PON Staff   •  01/28/2016   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Samuel (Mooly) Dinnar is a lecturer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where he teaches negotiation and engineering leadership. Dinnar has also been an instructor for the Harvard Negotiation Institute (HNI) and the Program on Negotiation (PON). He has contributed to the development and delivery of several courses, including PON Global and HNI’s Mediating … Read More 

Samuel “Mooly” Dinnar

PON Staff   •  01/26/2016   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Samuel (Mooly) Dinnar is an instructor for the Harvard Negotiation Institute, a strategic negotiation advisor for Meedance and an experienced mediator of high-stakes complex business disputes, with more than 25 years of international experience as an entrepreneur, executive, board member and venture capital investor.

Dinnar is strategic negotiation advisor and an experienced mediator specializing in high-stakes complex … Read More 

Alonzo Emery

PON Staff   •  07/20/2015   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Alonzo Emery is a lawyer, mediator, facilitator, and educator who specializes in navigating challenging conversations and complex negotiations. He works with leaders across industries to develop effective conflict management strategies and engage in meaningful cross-cultural dialogue. In this capacity, he has led projects and workshops for Salesforce, Hewlett Packard, HSBC, the U.S. Department of Justice … Read More 

Robert Wilkinson

PON Staff   •  01/29/2015   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

A negotiation and leadership specialist, Wilkinson is on the faculty at Harvard Kennedy School, where he teaches graduate courses on leadership in complex environments and negotiation theory and practice. Wilkinson has won several Dean’s Teaching Awards at Harvard, and also served as a special advisor on negotiation at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Previously, he … Read More 

Joshua Weiss

PON Staff   •  09/12/2013   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Well versed in negotiation, mediation, and systemic approaches to conflict resolution, Joshua Weiss is the co-founder of the Global Negotiation Initiative at Harvard University and a senior fellow at the Harvard Negotiation Project. He is also the director and creator of the master of science degree in leadership and negotiation at Bay Path University. … Read More 

Bruce Allyn

PON Staff   •  06/06/2013   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Bruce Allyn is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Russia Negotiation Initiative at the Harvard Negotiation Project and former Director of the Harvard-Soviet Joint Study on Crisis Prevention. For three decades, Allyn has taught negotiation and mediation and served as a strategic advisor and negotiation trainer to national and state governments, corporate leadership teams, … Read More 

David A. Hoffman

PON Staff   •  12/19/2012   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

A renowned mediator, arbitrator, and attorney, David Hoffman is a lecturer on law at Harvard Law School, where he teaches courses on mediation and collaborative law. He also serves on the faculty of the Program on Negotiation’s Harvard Negotiation Institute, where he teaches the Advanced Mediation Workshop “Mediating Complex Disputes.” … Read More 

Gary J. Friedman

PON Staff   •  12/19/2012   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

Since 1976, Gary Friedman has been practicing law as a mediator with Mediation Law Offices, and since 1980, he has been teaching mediation through the Center for Understanding in Conflict, which he co-founded. In partnership with his colleague, Jack Himmelstein, he developed a new model of mediation—the Understanding-Based Model—that is now practiced extensively in the … Read More 

Shula Gilad

PON Staff   •  10/06/2011   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

As a senior fellow, Shula Gilad manages Program on Negotiation’s Middle East Negotiation Initiative, which helps disseminate negotiation methodology and techniques that can help solve this region’s most difficult challenges. Previously, she was a senior consultant to Mercy Corps Conflict Management Group, the coordinator of the Wexner Israel Fellowship Program at Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), … Read More 

Kessely Hong

PON Staff   •  09/08/2011   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

A highly skilled negotiator and educator, Kessely Hong was presented with the Manuel C. Carballo Award for Excellence in Teaching by the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) graduating class of 2015, and the Holly Taylor Sargent Award for Women’s Advancement by the Women and Public Policy Program in 2018. As a lecturer in public policy and … Read More