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Akira Iriye

Faculty Associate (emeritus). Charles Warren Research Professor of American History, Emeritus, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Postwar non-geopolitical issues in international affairs; and international movements for environmental protection, human rights, and for establishing networks among nongovernmental organizations.

(617) 496-5054
Banri Ito

Banri Ito

Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations (spring 2014). Associate Professor of Economics, Senshu University, Tokyo.

Research interests: International trade and investment; trade, innovation, and intellectual property rights; and trade protection and political economy.

Torben Iversen

Torben Iversen

Faculty Associate. Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Comparative political economy; politics of inequality and economic performance; modern welfare states; electoral politics; and applied formal theory.

(617) 384-5847
Lakshmi Iyer

Lakshmi Iyer

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor, Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Political economy; economic development; historical institutions; property rights; public goods; and civil conflict.

(617) 495-6250
Maya Jasanoff

Maya Jasanoff

Faculty Associate. Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Modern British and imperial history, with special attention to colonial South Asia; the British Atlantic world; and Britain's relations with Europe.

(617) 495-4303

Sheila Jasanoff

Faculty Associate. Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Science, technology, law, and politics in the United States, Europe, and South Asia; European and US biotechnology; and international environmental regulation.

(617) 495-7902

Baber Johansen

Faculty Associate. Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies; Professor of Islamic Religious Studies, Harvard Divinity School.

Research interests: The relationship between religion and law in the classical and modern Muslim worlds.

(617) 495-1014

Alastair Iain Johnston

Faculty Associate. The Governor James Albert Noe and Linda Noe Laine Professor of China in World Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Identity; socialization; China's international relations; and East Asian security.

(617) 496-3965

Calestous Juma

Faculty Associate. Professor of the Practice of International Development. Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Science, technology, and engineering; innovation policy; international development; science and technology policy; globalization; sustainability.

(617) 496-8127
Cemal Kafadar

Cemal Kafadar

Faculty Associate. Vehbi Koç Professor of Turkish Studies, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Ottoman history; modern Turkey; the former Ottoman world and Europe; dissent and difference among Muslims; and coffee and coffeehouses.

(617) 496-8568
Jeffrey S. Kahn

Jeffrey S. Kahn

Academy Scholar, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. PhD, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago.

Research interests: Anthropology of law and the state; migration, border policing, and sovereignty; Haiti; and Guantanamo Bay.

(617) 495-5362