Staff

Kathleen Hoover

Kathleen Hoover

Program Coordinator, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies; Executive Assistant to the Center Director.
1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-9592
p: (617) 495-7502
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Michèle Lamont

Center Director; Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate (on leave 2019–2020); Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.
Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies; Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Departments of Sociology and African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests:  Culture and inequality; racism and stigma; academia and knowledge; social change and successful societies; and qualitative methods.

1737 Cambridge Street
Room K218A
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8292
p: (617) 495-5689
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Payam Mohseni

Project Director, Project on Shi’ism and Global Affairs. Lecturer, Department of Government, Harvard University; Lecturer, Islamic Studies, Harvard Divinity School.

Research interests: Comparative politics and international relations of the Middle East and North Africa; hybrid regimes; Iranian state and society; Islam and politics; political economy; civil society; and democratization.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-4793
Kathleen Molony

Kathleen Molony

Director, Weatherhead Scholars Program; Executive Committee.

Research interests: Modern Japanese history; history of US-Japan-China relations; and global history.

61 Kirkland Street
Room 110
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-5642
p: (617) 495-2112
Catherine Nehring

Catherine Nehring

Coordinator, STAR Lab; Coordinator, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership; Assistant to Professor Michael J. Hiscox.
1737 Cambridge Street
Room K224
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8292
p: (617) 496-3218

Sarah Pollack

Assistant to the Executive Director; Staff Assistant, Weatherhead Research Cluster on International Security.
1737 Cambridge Street
room K230
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8349
Ann N. Townes

Ann N. Townes

Program Assistant, Student Programs; Coordinator, Undergraduate Research Assistant Program.
1737 Cambridge Street
Room K225
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-1384
p: (617) 496-5495