Vice Chair for Diversity

Melina Kim

Melina Kim - HMS

Melina is pursuing a master’s degree in Bioethics at the Harvard Medical School, while also a master’s degree candidate in Technology, Innovation, and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Her studies focus on addressing morally challenging aspects of healthcare and related issues in the life sciences. She is also interested in researching how new technologies and media can be used to promote better education and more engaged learning. In addition to her studies, Melina works at the Office for Sponsored Programs at Harvard University, where she is responsible for coordinating research funding across the Harvard campuses.


Melina received her undergraduate education at Columbia University, where she majored in East Asian Studies with a focus on economics.