Secondary Faculty

Evelynn M. Hammonds

Professor in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Other Positions

Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science and of African and African American Studies

History of Science -Sr. Faculty

Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Interim Director of the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History

Charles Warren Center -Sr. Faculty

Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences


Getting genetic ancestry right for science and society.

Lewis ACF, Molina SJ, Appelbaum PS, Dauda B, Di Rienzo A, Fuentes A, Fullerton SM, Garrison NA, Ghosh N, Hammonds EM, Jones DS, Kenny EE, Kraft P, Lee SS, Mauro M, Novembre J, Panofsky A, Sohail M, Neale BM, Allen DS.

Science. 2022 04 15. 376(6590):250-252. PMID: 35420968


Public health history course holds lessons for today

A new course at Harvard Chan School focuses on the history of public health, highlighting longstanding issues such as vaccine hesitancy, how life expectancy has been measured and used, tensions in the relationship between the fields of public…