Faculty Advisory Board

The Faculty Advisory Board of the Institute for Ideas and Imagination is drawn from Columbia University faculty who represent a range of disciplines.

Together they provide oversight, counsel and intellectual input into the running of the Institute and its activities in accordance with its by-laws. The board is chaired by Professor Carol Gluck and its current members are:

Carol Gluck (chair), George Sansom Professor of History and Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Carol Becker, Dean of the School of the Arts and Professor of the Arts

Stuart Firestein, Professor of Biological Sciences

Pierre Force, Professor of French and Romance Philology

Lisa Hollibaugh, Dean of Academic Affairs, Columbia College

Reinhold Martin, Professor of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

Alondra Nelson, President of the SSRC and Professor of Sociology

Katharina Pistor, Michael I. Sovern Professor of Law

David Scott, Ruth and William Lubic Professor of Anthropology

Colm Tóibín, Irene and Sidney B. Silverman Professor of the Humanities

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