Graduate Student Associates

Marino Auffant

Marino Auffant

Graduate Student Associate; Graduate Research Fellow, Canada Program. 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
Elena Ayala-Hurtado

Elena Ayala-Hurtado

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

Research interests: Employment precarity; tertiary education; young adulthood; imagined futures; narratives; cultural sociology; modern Spain; and comparative research.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Angie M. Bautista-Chavez

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

Research interests: Domestic and international politics of immigration regulation and control.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K219
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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Jeremy Bowles

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

Research interests: Political economy of development; African politics; state building; development economics; technology and development; and applied statistics.

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Kelly Brignac

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

Research interests: Second abolition of slavery in the French Empire; labor relations; and immigration.

Paul T. Clarke

Paul T. Clarke

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

Research interests: Crime and policing; sovereignty and authority; masculinity; political economy; urban anthropology; security and surveillance technology; Johannesburg; and southern Africa.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Jenna Cook

Jenna Cook

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

Research interests: Gender and family; China; social change; cultural sociology; and sociology of the law.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Ruodi Duan

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

Research interests: Cold War diplomacy; US foreign relations; modern China; and Asian American and Pacific history.

Bibi-Zuhra Faizi

Bibi-Zuhra Faizi

Graduate Student Associate. EdD Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education.

Research interests: International education policy; community-based/nonformal education; education in Afghanistan; and ethnography of education.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Nina Gheihman

Graduate Student Associate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.
Research interests: Lifestyle movements; food; veganism; status; and nascent industries.
1737 Cambridge Street, room K229
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Naima Green-Riley

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

Research interests: US and Chinese foreign policy; public diplomacy; trust in international relations; public opinion; and political psychology.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Gustave Lester

Gustave Lester

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

Research interests: History of earth and environmental sciences; history of capitalism; nineteenth-century US empire; settler colonialism; and environmental and mining history.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Aseem Mahajan

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.
Research interests: International environmental politics, specifically political tradeoffs and complementarities between adaptation, mitigation, and geoengineering.
1737 Cambridge Street
room K229
Cambridge, MA 02138