Tia Hira joined the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics in the Department of Epidemiology in February 2017. She attended Royal Holloway University of London and received a Bachelor’s degree in English. After graduating, she moved from England in 2013 and run her own business as a franchise. Prior to coming to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, she was a Development Assistant in Foundation Relations at MIT and before this she worked at a law firm in downtown Boston.
Tia currently manages the ID Epi Spring Seminar Series for the Center and works closely with staff, faculty and postdocs to assist with various projects and events. She also manages publications related to the Center, coordinates domestic and international travel using federal funding, assists with maintaining the Center’s social media presence and is responsible for other administrative tasks for the Center.