Alan Fein is executive vice president and deputy director of the Broad Institute. In this role, he is responsible for the overall organization and operational management of the institute, and oversees the integration of scientific plans with all levels of resource planning.
Fein spent three years at the Whitehead Institute/MIT Center for Genome Research, working with others on the planning for what was to become the Broad Institute. Prior to this, he spent nearly 20 years in various roles as a university administrator. He was director of financial planning at the University of Chicago, executive director of the Harvard AIDS Institute, senior budget analyst at Harvard, publisher of Harvard Magazine, associate director of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard, and executive vice-president of Lesley University.
Fein holds a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University and received his M.B.A. from Stanford University.