Graduate Student Associates

Marino Auffant

Marino Auffant

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

Research interests: International history; 1970s energy crisis; oil and commodities; Middle East; Latin America; history of capitalism; and Global Cold War.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Carleigh Beriont

Carleigh Beriont

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Committee on the Study of Religion, Harvard University.

Research interests: American religious history; religion and politics; US empire; Pacific/Oceania; mission studies; religion, ethnicity, and race; nuclear testing; and decolonization.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Kaitlyn Chriswell

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political violence; criminal organizations; civil wars; Latin America; security policy; and nonstate actors.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Jordan Howell

Jordan Howell

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of capitalism; history of technology; race and imperialism; US empire; labor history; African diaspora and Caribbean history; and Caribbean political economy.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Erez Manela

Erez Manela

Director, Graduate Student Programs; Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: International history; evolution of international society; US foreign relations; modern Middle East; modern East Asia; and international and global health.

Robinson Hall 220
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-6467
Michael-David Mangini

Michael-David Mangini

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Program in Political Economy and Government, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Political economy of international trade; economic coercion; globalization; and state formation.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Pamela Adaugo Nwakanma

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Africana studies; political economy of development; women's empowerment; colonial legacies; state failure; and civil war.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Yon Soo Park

Yon Soo Park

Graduate Student Associate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.
Research interests: International security; securitization; political psychology; public opinion; and human rights.
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Cresa Pugh

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University and Program in Social Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Postcolonial and historical sociology; anti-imperialism and the British empire; ethnic and religious violence; museums and memory; Southeast Asia, particularly Myanmar; and sub-Saharan Africa, particularly Nigeria.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Sascha Riaz

Sascha Riaz

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Migration; integration; nationalism and citizenship; western Europe; and causal inference.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Derek J. Robey

Derek J. Robey

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Cultural sociology; ethnoracial and religious pluralism; diversity and multiculturalism; stigmatization; collective memory; and recognition.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Averell Schmidt

Averell Schmidt

Graduate Student Associate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. PhD Candidate, Program in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: International relations; foreign policy; human rights; and the politics and evolution of international law.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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
Andi Zhou

Andi Zhou

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Territorial conflict; national, territorial, and political identity; nationalism; political psychology; and origins of political preferences.