Affiliated Faculty

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 

Francesca Gino

PON Staff   •  02/01/2011   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

An expert in behavioral economics, Francesca Gino is a professor at Harvard Business School (HBS), and is also formally affiliated with the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School; the Mind, Brain, Behavior Initiative at Harvard; and the Behavioral Insight Group at Harvard Kennedy School. She has won numerous awards for her teaching, including the HBS … Read More 

Stevenson Carlebach

PON Staff   •  11/22/2010   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

An independent trainer and consultant in the fields of negotiation, communication, and dispute resolution, Carlebach also works with Fortune 500 companies in the area of strategic relationship management. In addition to teaching the Program on Negotiation seminar “Mediation and Conflict Management,” he designs programs, consults, and coaches executives through his firm Eque LLC. … Read More 

David Seibel

PON Staff   •  08/27/2010   •  Filed in Affiliated Faculty, PON Affiliated Faculty

An expert in negotiation, communication, mediation, and dispute resolution, David Seibel wears many hats as a trainer, consultant, mediator, and professor. As a Program on Negotiation faculty member, he teaches the PON Seminar, Mediation, and Conflict Management courses. The former president of the Harvard Mediation Program, Seibel has mediated a wide range of criminal and … Read More