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Holger Droessler

Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. PhD Candidate, Program in the History of American Civilization, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of European and US imperialism, especially in the Pacific.

Madeleine Dungy

Madeleine Dungy

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

Research interests: French attempts to construct multilateral economic systems around Austria during the interwar period and the social and institutional bases of support for these projects.

Aliki Economides

Aliki Economides

Research Fellow, Canada Program. PhD Candidate in the History and Theory of Architecture, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: Twentieth-century architectural practice and pedagogy; ornament; and representation.

Grzegorz Ekiert

Grzegorz Ekiert

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Professor of Government, Department of Government; Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Civil society development in new democracies in Central Europe and East Asia; and patterns of transformations in the post-Communist world.

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Caroline Elkins

Executive Committee; 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: Late colonial Kenya and the Mau Mau emergency; postconflict resolution; violence and memory; Christianity; and …

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Mark C. Elliott

Mark C. Elliott

Faculty Associate. Director, Fairbanks Center for Chinese Studies: Mark Schwartz Professor of Chinese and Inner Asian History, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University.

Research interests: Historical relations between China and Inner Asia; Chinese frontier history; and comparative ethnic identity and nationalism.

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Alex Fattal

Alex Fattal

Weatherhead Center Dissertation Completion Fellow; Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: The intersections of counterinsurgency, propaganda, publicity, and military intelligence in Colombia.

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Noah Feldman

Noah Feldman

Faculty Associate. Bemis Professor of International Law, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Constitutional studies, emphasizing constitutional design and its relation to international affairs.

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Niall Ferguson

Niall Ferguson

Faculty Associate. Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University; William Ziegler Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Nineteenth- and twentieth-century international history; economic development; financial institutions; military conflict; history of empires; and the use of counterfactuals in historical explanation.

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Norberto Ferreras

Norberto Ferreras

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Associate Professor, Department of History, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil.

Research interests: Global contemporary forms of contemporary slavery; and forced labor legislation on Europe, Africa, and Latin …

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Leslie Finger

Leslie Finger

Graduate Student Affiliate. Pedro Pick Fellow. Phd Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: The structure, governance, and influence of teachers' unions.

Rowan Flad

Faculty Associate (on leave 2013–2014). Professor of Anthropological Archaeology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: The archaeology of ancient China from a comparative perspective, focusing on production and technology; mortuary analysis; archaeological landscapes; inter-regional interaction; and animal and plant domestication.

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