Professor Susan Silbey is Leon and Anne Goldberg Professor of Humanities, Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, and Professor of Behavioral and Policy Sciences, within the Sloan School of
Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She also serves as chair of the MIT faculty from 2017 to 2019.
She has written a multitude of books and is also the recipient of numerous prizes and awards including a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship
(2009), Doctor Honoris Causa from Ecole Normale Superiere Cachan in Paris (2006) and the Harry Kalven Jr. Prize for advancing the sociology of law (2009). She was the Past President of the Law & Society Association, and a fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science.
Leon and Anne Goldberg Professor of Humanities, Sociology and Anthropology; Professor of Behavioral and Policy Sciences, Sloan School of Management