DCI Faculty Advisors

All DCI Fellows and Partners have advisors who provide guidance as needed over the course of the year in all aspects of their program including their purpose pathways, introductions to faculty and programs, and planning for the next phase of their lives.

Faculty Advisors | DCI Class of 2019

Arthur “Artie” Bienenstock
Special Assistant to the (Stanford) President for Federal Research Policy, Professor of Photon Science, Emeritus, Associate Director, Wallenberg Research
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Thomas Ehrlich
Adjunct Professor, Graduate School of Education, Former dean, Stanford Law School
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Charles “Chuck” Holloway
The Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Professor of Management, Emeritus, GSB
BIO

Patricia Jones
Dr. Nancy Chang Professor, Emerita, Biology
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Roberta Katz
Senior Research Scholar, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS)
BIO

Julie Kennedy
Professor of Earth System Science, Emerita
BIO

William L. (Scotty) McLennan, Jr.
Lecturer in Political Economy, GSB, Former dean of Religious Life
BIO

Faculty Advisors | DCI Continuing Fellows & Partners

Thomas Ehrlich
Adjunct Professor, Graduate School of Education, Former dean, Stanford Law School
BIO

Kevin Grimes
Co-Director of The Spark Translational Research Program, Professor of Chemical & Systems Biology
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Fern Mandelbaum
Lecturer in Management, GSB, Managing Partner at Vista Venture Partners
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William L. (Scotty) McLennan, Jr.
Lecturer in Political Economy, GSB, Former dean of Religious Life
BIO

DCI Faculty Consultants

Chip Blacker
Senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, the Olivier Nomellini Professor in International Studies in the School of Humanities and Sciences, and the Olivier Nomellini Family University Fellow in Undergraduate Education BIO

Tom Byers
Entrepreneurship Professor in the School of Engineering, Director, Stanford Technology Ventures Program
BIO

Laura Carstensen
Director, Stanford Center on Longevity and the Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr. Professor in Public Policy
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Bernadette Clavier
Director of the Stanford GSB Center for Social Innovation and Emerging Projects, Centers & Initiatives for Research, Curriculum, and Learning Experiences
BIO

Karen Cook
Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity and the Ray Lyman Wilbur Professor Sociology
BIO

Abbas Milani
Hamid & Christina Moghadam Director of Iranian Studies, Adjunct Professor at the Center on Democracy, Development and Rule of Law at the Freeman Spogli Institute
BIO

StevensonDavid Stevenson
Harold K. Faber Professor of Pediatrics, Senior Associate Dean, Maternal and Child Health and Professor, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Buzz Thompson
Robert E. Paradise Professor of Natural Resources Law, Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment
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Abraham Verghese
Linda R. Meier and Joan F. Lane Provostial Professor, Vice Chair for the Theory and Practice of Medicine
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