Graduate Student Associates

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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.

Nina Gheihman

Nina Gheihman

Graduate Student Associate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.
Research interests: Comparative study of veganism as a social and cultural practice in the United States, France, and Israel; culture; status; food; and comparative sociology.
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

Rui Hua

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University.
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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
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
Abigail Niebuhr

Abigail Niebuhr

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Departments of African and African American Studies and Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests:  Migration and religion; transnational and diaspora religious networks; Christianity in southern Africa; and kinship and belonging.

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Shannon Lynn Parker

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

Research interests: Chinese politics; privacy; surveillance; political attitudes and behavior; and technology and governance.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Matthew Reichert

Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.
Research interests: Post-revolutionary and Stalin-era Soviet history; state formation; authoritarian governance; nationalities politics; historical legacies; democratization and reversal; and civil conflict.
1737 Cambridge Street
room K222
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Carolina Silva-Portero

Graduate Student Associate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. SJD Candidate, Harvard Law School.
Research interests: Comparative analysis on how ethnic and racial differences have been negotiated in the constitutional transformations of Ecuador and Bolivia.
Rachel Steely

Rachel Steely

Graduate Student Associate; Graduate Research Fellow, Canada Program. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of capitalism; biotechnology and agribusiness in the twentieth century.

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Kibrom Teweldebirhan

Graduate Student Associate. SJD Candidate, Harvard Law School.
Research interests: International and comparative law; Chinese law and legal theory; and law and social change in postcolonial Africa.
1737 Cambridge Street
room K264
Cambridge, MA 02138
Amy Tsang

Amy Tsang

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

Research interests: Migration, urbanization, and development; identity, culture, and inequality; and China.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K265
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-4488