James P. Honan

James P. Honan

Senior Lecturer of Education
Co-Chair, Institute for Educational Management
Harvard Graduate School of Education
James P.  Honan

James P. Honan has served on the faculty at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) since 1991. He is also a faculty member at the Harvard Kennedy School and a principal of the Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Harvard University. He is Educational Co-Chair of the Institute for Educational Management (IEM) and has also been a faculty member in a number of Harvard's other executive education programs and professional development institutes for educational leaders and nonprofit administrators.

These include the Harvard Seminar for New Presidents, the Management Development Program, the ACRL / Harvard Leadership Institute, the Principals' Center, and the Harvard Institute for School Leadership at the Harvard Graduate School of Education; Governing for Nonprofit Excellence, Strategic Perspectives in Nonprofit Management, NAACP Board Retreat, and Habitat for Humanity Leadership Conference (Faculty Section Chair) at the Harvard Business School (HBS); and Strategic Management for Charter School Leaders, Achieving Excellence in Community Development, American Red Cross Partners in Organizational Leadership Program and US / Japan Workshops on Accountability and International NGOs at the Kennedy School of Government. He has served as Faculty Co-Chair of the Performance Measurement for Effective Management of Nonprofit Organizations program, an institute developed by the Initiative on Social Enterprise at HBS and the Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Harvard University and served as Educational Chair of HGSE's Management Development Program from 1995 to 1998. He has also taught in executive education programs and professional development institutes in Barbados, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Ireland, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, and Venezuela. He has served as a consultant on strategic planning, resource allocation, and performance measurement and management to numerous colleges, universities, schools, and nonprofit organizations both nationally and internationally.


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http://www.gse.harvard.edu/faculty/james-honan