Dean Rakesh Khurana
Not just a Dean, but a friend.
When Dean Khurana walks into a room, the energy shifts to a more positive, welcoming environment. Khurana, a Faculty Dean of Cabot house, exemplifies the mission of Harvard College; he transforms the lives of students on a daily basis through the connections he makes and the photos he posts on Instagram.
Rakesh Khurana, professor of sociology and organizational behavior at Harvard University and former Faculty Dean of Cabot House, became Danoff Dean of Harvard College on July 1, 2014.
Khurana received his B.S. from Cornell University, and began graduate studies at Harvard in 1993, earning his Ph.D. in 1998 through a joint program between Harvard Business School (HBS) and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS).
Messages from the Dean
Student Office Hours
By Appointment Only
Dean Khurana’s office hours are for undergraduate students who are currently enrolled at the College.
If you are a current student and would like to request an appointment please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dean's Office Staff
The Dean's office staff is here to support you throughout your college experience. Whether you need information about college policies, want to meet about your future, or simply want a friend to help guide you, they are there for you.
@deankhurana on Instagram
The College community through the Dean’s eyes.