Administration

Byung-Kook Kim

Advisory Committee. Professor of Political Science, Korea University.

Ira Kukin

Advisory Committee. Chair of the Board, Apollo Technologies International Corp.
Michèle Lamont

Michèle Lamont

Director-Designate (2014–2015); Faculty Associate (on leave 2014–2015). Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies; Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology;
Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Culture, inequality, and boundaries; racism, race, and immigration; definitions of excellence in higher education; comparative sociology; and contemporary sociological theory.

(617) 496-0645
Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky

Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate. Professor of Government, Department of Government; Harvard College Professor, Harvard University.

Research interests: Latin American politics; parties and party systems; and democracy and democratization.

(617) 495-9997
Charles S. Maier

Charles S. Maier

Senior Adviser, Executive Committee; Faculty Associate (on leave fall 2014). Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Modern European history; US-Europe relations; political economy; and world history projects.

(617) 495-4303 x204
Erez Manela

Erez Manela

Director, Graduate Student Program; Executive Committee; Faculty Associate (on leave 2014–2015). Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: International history; evolution of international society; US foreign relations; modern Middle East; modern East Asia; and international and global health.

(617) 496-6467
Peter der Manuelian

Peter der Manuelian

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Philip J. King Professor of Egyptology, Departments of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and of Anthropology; Director, Harvard Semitic Museum, Harvard University.

Research interests: Ancient and modern Egyptian history; the Giza Pyramids; archaeology; epigraphy; hieroglyphs; digital humanities; and cultural preservation.

(617) 496-8558

Helen V. Milner

Advisory Committee. B.C. Forbes Professor of Politics and International Affairs; Director, Center for Globalization and Governance, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University.