Forum Scholars

The Forum sponsors research and creates knowledge intended to inform campus policy and decision-making. Its research agenda focuses on new thinking and ideas likely to affect the future of higher education. Each year, 15–20 new Forum Scholars are designated, including among others:

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  • Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University
  • Mehran Sahami, Stanford University
  • Morton O. Schapiro, Northwestern University and Williams College
  • Robert Shiller, Yale University
  • Debora Spar, Barnard College
  • Adm. James Stavridis, U.S. Navy (ret.) and The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University