Weatherhead Initiative on Global History

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Mareike Bues

Affiliate, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Visiting Fellow, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Economic history; and the history of migration and trade.

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Christoph Conrad

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Professor of Contemporary History, Department of General History, University of Geneva.

Research interests: Global aging; comparative history of welfare states; and history of historiography.

Holger Droessler

Holger Droessler

Associate, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. US History College Fellow, Harvard University; Lecturer, Department of History, Tufts University.

Research interests: Nineteenth-century US history; US and German imperialism; labor history; and Pacific history.

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Sibylle Duhautois

Affiliate, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Visiting Fellow, Department of History, Harvard University. PhD Candidate, Centre d'histoire de Sciences Po.

Research Interests: History of the future; and global history.

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Sara Lorenzini

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Associate Professor, School of International Studies, University of Trento.

Research interests: Cold War focusing on North-South relations and East-South relations.

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Charles S. Maier

Senior Adviser, Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

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

27 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Heena Mistry

Visiting Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Queen's University.

Research interests: British imperial citizenship; South Asian migration; and deterritorialized nationalism.

Liliana Obregón

Liliana Obregón

Visiting Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Associate Professor, School of Law, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia.

Research interests: International legal history and historiography; ideologies of historical narratives; and peripheral histories, colonialism, and forgotten actors and events of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Americas and Europe from a global history perspective.

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Shubhankita Ojha

Global Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of South Asian Studies, Harvard University. PhD, Department of History, University of Delhi.

Research interests: Bombay dock workers; dock workers from a global comparative perspective.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tâmis Parron

Tâmis Parron

Volkswagen Global Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of History, Universidade Federal de São Paulo.

Research interests: Nineteenth-century political economy of black slavery from a comparative perspective.

1727 Cambridge Street, room E201
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-5496
Casey Primel

Casey Primel

Volkswagen Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. PhD, Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS), Columbia University.

Research interests: The history of finance and economic practice in the early twentieth century.

1737 Cambridge Street, room E209
p: (617) 495-0928
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Stephan Scheuzger

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Research Professor of the Swiss National Science Foundation,
Department of History, University of Bern.

Research interests: International legal history, specifically the global production and circulation of the knowledge of punishment and social control from the 1830s to the 1930s.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Sebastian Schmidt

Sebastian Schmidt

Visiting Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. PhD Candidate, History, Theory & Criticism of Architecture and Art, MIT.

Research interests: Twentieth-century urban history; global history; critical theory; urban conflict and violence; and art and architectural history.