Weatherhead Center Associates

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Hicham Alaoui

Predoctoral Fellow. DPhil Candidate, Oriental Studies, St Antony's College, Oxford.

Research interests: Democratization and secularization in the post-Arab Spring.

1727 Cambridge Street, room E201
Cambridge, MA 02138
Muhamed H. Almaliky

Dr. Muhamed H. Almaliky

Associate. Physician, University of Pennsylvania Health System; Director, Iraqi American Institute.

Research interests: Postwar Iraq's democratization, state-building, and foreign policy directions, focusing on Iraq-US relations; the intersection of medicine, politics, and international relations.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-4920
Donna Hicks

Donna Hicks

Associate.

Research interests: International conflict resolution and reconciliation; the role dignity plays in both the breakdown and restoration of conflict relationships.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K240
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-4188
Peggy Levitt

Peggy Levitt

Associate. Chair; Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Wellesley College.

Research interests: Transnational studies; migration; religion; global cultural production and consumption; and museums.

Katharina Luz

Katharina Luz

Predoctoral Fellow (fall 2016). PhD Candidate, Department of International Relations and Political Science, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva.

Research interests: The international political economy of investment disputes with a focus on the role of investors in arbitration-based investor-state dispute cases.

Lenore G. Martin

Lenore G. Martin

Associate. Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Emmanuel College.

Research interests: Turkey and the Middle East; international relations of Middle Eastern states; and US foreign policy in the Middle East.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K240
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-4188
Dan O'Bryant

Dan O'Bryant

Associate. NGO Officer, Chairman of the Board, Shared Hope International.

Research interests: Comparative study of the laws and issues related to child sex trafficking in the United States and its allied nations.

Robert L. Paarlberg

Robert L. Paarlberg

Associate. Betty F. Johnson ‘44 Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Wellesley College.

Research interests: International agricultural policy; agricultural development and food security; Africa; science and technology policy; and biotechnology.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K240
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-4188
Mircea Raianu

Mircea Raianu

Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of capitalism in modern South Asia and beyond; political economy; and corporate ethics and governance. 

1737 Cambridge Street, room K265
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-4488
Redeker

Nils Redeker

Predoctoral Fellow. PhD Candidate in Political Science, University of Zurich.

Research interests: The distributive politics of the euro crisis in surplus countries.

Murat Somer

Murat Somer

Associate. Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Koç University.

Research interests: Comparative democratization; hybrid regimes; ethnic, religious, and secular politics; and Turkey, Middle East, and eastern Europe.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K235
Cambridge, MA 02138
Gokhan Terzioglu

Gokhan Terzioglu

Predoctoral Fellow (fall 2016). PhD Candidate, Department of Economics, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.

Research interests: Financialization and the financial structure of the commanding heights of twenty-first century capitalism.

Ashutosh Varshney

Ashutosh Varshney

Associate. Sol Goldman Professor of International Studies and the Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Brown University.

Research interests: Ethnicity and nationalism; political economy of development; and South Asian politics and political economy.

1730 Cambridge Street, room S406
Cambridge, MA 02138