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Tomasz Blusiewicz

Tomasz Blusiewicz

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Economic history of Central Europe after World War II; Polish-German boundaries during the Cold …

Shane Bobrycki

Graduate Research Associate, Center for History and Economics. PhD Candidate in History, Harvard University.

Research interests: The figure and the reality of the crowd in the early Middle Ages.

Peter K. Bol

Peter K. Bol

Faculty Associate. Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; Director, Center for Geographic Analysis, Harvard University; Harvard College Professor.

Research interests: Intellectual, social, and cultural change in China since the seventh century.

(617) 495-8361

Bart Bonikowski

Faculty Associate (on leave 2013–2014). Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Symbolic aspects of political institutions; framing processes; cultural diffusion; and relational methods in cultural research.

(617) 496-5029

Sugata Bose

Faculty Associate. Gardiner Professor of Oceanic History and Affairs, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of modern South Asia and the Indian Ocean rim.

(617) 384-7683

Nicholas Bowie

Graduate Research Associate, Center for History and Economics. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University; JD Candidate, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: The historical relationship between US corporations and states from the seventeenth century to the …

Neil Brenner

Faculty Associate. Professor of Urban Theory, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: Critical urban theory; global and comparative urban, metropolitan, suburban, and regional development; socio-spatial theory and state theory; comparative historical geopolitical economy; generalized urbanization; and neoliberalization.

(617) 496-2798
Mary C. Brinton

Mary C. Brinton

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate (on leave 2013–2014). Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Gender stratification; labor market organization; education; economic sociology; and Japanese …

(617) 384-9668
John Briscoe

John Briscoe

Faculty Associate.
Professor of the Practice of Environmental Health, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health; Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Environmental Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University.

Research interests: Multidisciplinary research on water security in Australia, Brazil, Mexico, the United States, India, and Pakistan.

(617) 496-0944
Lina Britto

Lina Britto

Academy Scholar, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. PhD, Department of History, New York University.

Research interests: Emergence and consolidation of narcotrafficking in the Caribbean and Andean regions of Colombia in the postwar period; and economic, political, and cultural articulation between Colombia and the United States during the Cold War.

(617) 495-7957
Vincent Brown

Vincent Brown

Faculty Associate. Professor of History, Department of History; Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Sources, circuits, and aftereffects of the African slave revolt in the Atlantic world.

Xanni Brown

Undergraduate Associate. Rogers Family Research Fellow. Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard College.

Research interests: Causes and diffusions of recent mineworker protests in South Africa.

Matthew Bunn

Matthew Bunn

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Nuclear theft and terrorism; nuclear proliferation control measures; the future of nuclear energy and its fuel cycle; and policies to promote innovation in energy technologies.

(617) 495-9916
Nicholas R. Burns

Nicholas R. Burns

Faculty Associate. Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests:  Diplomacy; international politics; international power structure; US foreign policy; nuclear weapons and the Middle East.

(617) 495-8963
Katryna Cadle

Katryna Cadle

Undergraduate Associate; Williams/Lodge International Government and Public Affairs Fellow. Department of Anthropology, Harvard College.

Research interests: Political economy of language; and outsourcing and international trade.