Former Directors

Lino Pertile

Carl A. Pescosolido Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University; Master of Eliot House (2000-2010)
2010-2015
 

Joseph Connors

Professor, Department of the History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University; Formerly Chair of the Department of Art and Architecture, Columbia University

2002-2010
 

Walter Kaiser

Formerly Francis Lee Higginson Professor of English Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University
1988-2002 
 

Louise George Clubb

Formerly Professor of Comparative Literature, University of California, Berkeley
1985-1988
 

Craig Hugh Smyth 

Formerly Director of the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
1973-1985
 

Myron P. Gilmore 

Formerly Chairman of the Department of History, Harvard University 
1964-1973
 

Kenneth Murdock

Formerly Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University
1961-1964