Staff & Contact

If you have any questions about student engagement and leadership development at Harvard, please use the contact Varsha Ghosh, Director of Student Engagement and Leadership at the Center. 

Varsha Ghosh
Director, Student Engagement and Leadership
(P) 617.496.8622

Varsha Ghosh also serves as the Director/Advisor for the First Year Urban Program (FUP). In both capacities, she advises over 40 public service programs and directs the first year pre-orientation social justice education program, known as FUP. Originally from Queens, NY, she is a graduate of Connecticut College and the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Varsha has over fifteen years of experience in the non-profit sector, with international and national experience. She has managed programs in philanthropy, human service and community development programs focused on youth development, leadership training, domestic violence, anti-hunger and adult education. She is an alumnus of both AmeriCorps VISTA and the Peace Corps. Varsha is also a doctoral student in the Education/Higher Education Program at University of Massachusetts-Boston. 
In her free time, Varsha relaxes by planning her next big international trip, hiking and binging on Netflix.