Administration

Asad L. Asad

Asad L. Asad

Executive Committee; Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Crime, law, and deviance; culture; inequality; international migration; political sociology; public policy; and urban sociology.

Jason Beckfield

Jason Beckfield

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Impact of European integration on economic inequality and the welfare state; the evolution of the network structure of international organizations; and the social determinants of health inequalities.

(617) 495-3895
Naor Ben-Yehoyada

Naor Ben-Yehoyada

Director, Undergraduate Student Programs; Executive Committee; Academy Scholar, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. PhD, Department of Social Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political and historical anthropology; maritime aspect of Israeli-Palestinian history; and post-World War II region formation in the Mediterranean.

(617) 495-3367
William C. Clark

William C. Clark

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy, and Human Development, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Science and sustainable development; social learning in international affairs; and institutions linking scientific knowledge and political action in the global environment.

(617) 495-3981
Jorge I. Domínguez

Jorge I. Domínguez

Chairman, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies; Senior Adviser, Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Antonio Madero Professor for the Study of Mexico, Department of Government; Vice Provost for International Affairs, Harvard University.

Research interests: International and domestic politics in Latin America.

(617) 495-5982
Grzegorz Ekiert

Grzegorz Ekiert

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

(617) 495-4303 x213
Caroline Elkins

Caroline Elkins

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate (on leave 2014–2015). 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; post-conflict resolution; violence and memory; Christianity; and empire.

(617) 495-2568

Richard W. Fisher

Advisory Committee. President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.