Rawi E. Abdelal

Rawi E. Abdelal

Faculty Associate. Director, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University; Herbert F. Johnson Professor of International Management, Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: International political economy; nationalism and foreign economic policy; international relations among post-Soviet states; globalization; capital flows; and international organization.

Morgan Hall 287
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-7853

Adrien Abecassis

Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Diplomat, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France.

Research Interests: Diplomacy; European affairs; public opinion; and populism.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Gbemisola Abiola

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of African and African American Studies and Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Refugee and forced migration studies; critical terrorism studies; kinship studies; colonial history; postcolonial studies; and African political thought.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Lisa A. Abraham

Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Gender Inequality. PhD Candidate, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: Labor demand; labor productivity; skills; personnel economics; and gender.


Edwin F. Ackerman

Visiting Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH) (Spring 2019). Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Syracuse University.

Research interests: Political parties; dispossession; state formation; comparative-historical sociology; and Latin America.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Wendell Nii Laryea Adjetey

William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellow, Canada Program. Assistant Professor (as of July 2019), Department of History, Providence College.
Research interests: Post-Reconstruction United States; twentieth-century Canada; chattel slavery; human and civil rights; surveillance and countersubversion; black nationalism; immigration; and refugees.
1727 Cambridge Street, room K202
Cambridge, MA 02138

Brinton Ahlin

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. PhD, Department of Anthropology, New York University.

Research interests: Former Soviet Union and postsocialism; central Asia; Islam; communism; and materiality and language.

1727 Cambridge Street, E113
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-7957
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Rabiat Akande

Graduate Student Associate. SJD Candidate, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: History of the debate over the place of religion in Nigeria's constitutional order.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K229
Cambridge, MA 02138
Emmanuel K. Akyeampong

Emmanuel K. Akyeampong

Faculty Associate. Oppenheimer Faculty Director, Harvard University Center for African Studies; Professor of History, Department of History;
Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: West African history; Islam in sub-Saharan Africa; comparative slavery; social history of alcohol; ecology; social history; and cultural history.

1730 Cambridge Street
Room 433
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-3425
p: (617) 496-3684
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Hicham Alaoui

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

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

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Alberto Alesina

Alberto Alesina

Faculty Associate. Nathaniel Ropes Professor of Political Economy, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political economy; monetary and fiscal policy; and macroeconomics.

Littauer 324
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-7730
p: (617) 495-8388
Laura Alfaro

Laura Alfaro

Faculty Associate. Warren Alpert Professor of Business Administration, Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Capital markets; economics; foreign direct investment; globalization; and international finance.

Morgan Hall 263
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-7981
William P. Alford

William P. Alford

Faculty Associate. Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law; Director, East Asian Legal Studies; Vice Dean for the Graduate Program and International Legal Studies; Chair, Harvard Law School Project on Disability (HPOD), Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Chinese legal affairs; US-East Asian relations; international trade; and the legal profession.

Pound 428
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-4693
Graham T.  Allison, Jr.

Graham T. Allison, Jr.

Faculty Associate. Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests:  United States foreign policy; preventing “loose nukes” in Russia; promoting democratization and marketization in Russia; and US-Russian-European relations.

79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-6099
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