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Adler Archer, JD, MS

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School (by Courtesy)

Adler Archer is a scientist, engineer, and social entrepreneur with 21+ years of diverse experience at Fortune 100, DOD, and top 10 universities. Adler is the inaugural Director of the Office of Strategy Management at Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering. He has a primary faculty appointment in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and a joint appointment in the Department of Medicine. His research focuses on 1) Digital health innovation and its impact on health equity and social determinants of health outcomes, and 2) Impacts of identity and institutional support on clinician involvement in innovation creation and diffusion.


  • Juris Doctor, New York Law School
  • MS, Health Sciences Informatics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • MSc, Mindfulness Neuroscience and Clinical Applications, IOPPN
  • MPS, Organizational Communication, University of Denver
  • BA, General Studies, Columbia College
  • AAS, Technical Applications, Community College of the Air Force



  • Business Leadership and Human Values

Honors and distinctions

  • JHM LGBTQ Achievers Award (2020)
  • JHM David E Rogers Award (2019)
  • JHU Provost’s Diversity Leadership Award (2018)

Impact and engagement


  • Veterans Co-Chair, Executive ERG, Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • Board Member, Intelehealth, Baltimore, MD