Faculty Associates

Julie Battilana

Julie Battilana

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Professor of Business Administration, Organizational Behavior Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Hybrid organizations that diverge from typical corporations and not-for-profits by combining aspects of both at their core. 

Morgan Hall 327
Soldiers Field Park
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-6113
Matthew Baum

Matthew Baum

Faculty Associate. Marvin Kalb Professor of Global Communications; Professor of Public Policy, Shorenstein Center, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Domestic sources of foreign policy; influence of mass media and public opinion on democratic conflict behavior; and variations in democratic electoral institutions.

79 JFK Street
T244
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8696
p: 617-495-1291
Jason Beckfield

Jason Beckfield

Faculty Associate. Chair; Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Impact of European integration on economic inequality and the welfare state; the evolution of the network structure of international organizations; and the social determinants of health inequalities.

WJH 550
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-3895
Silvia Benedito

Silvia Benedito

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Department of Landscape Architecture, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: The role of atmosphere, weather, and sensation in the design disciplines of landscape architecture and urbanism.

48 Quincy Street
Gund Hall 415
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-0949
Lisa Berkman

Lisa Berkman

Faculty Associate. Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and of Epidemiology; Director, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Research interests: Examining the role of social conditions and social and economic policies in shaping patterns of population health and aging.

9 Bow St
Cambridge MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8498
Anya Bernstein

Anya Bernstein

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Anthropology and of Social Studies, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Russia, Eurasia, and North Asia; religion; transnational processes; indigeneity; body politics; secularism; sovereignty; the anthropology of death; media; materiality; and visual culture.

William James Hall 336
33 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-8355
Theodore C. Bestor

Theodore C. Bestor

Faculty Associate (on leave 2019–2020). Reischauer Institute Professor of Social Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Food culture and globalization; cultural heritage preservation as an aspect of cultural diplomacy; markets and the cultural construction of economic institutions; global seafood industries and commodity chains; globalization of the food supply; natural resources and regimes of ownership; and Japan, Korea, East Asia, North America, and Europe.

21 Divinity Avenue
Tozzer Building, Room 314
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-8083
Jacqueline Bhabha

Jacqueline Bhabha

Faculty Associate. Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population;
Director of Research, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Jeremiah Smith Jr. Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Migration and human rights; child protection; adolescent resilience and positive deviance; and stigma, discrimination, and resilience within Europe’s Roma community.

651 Huntington Avenue, 7th floor
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 432-1177
Matthew Blackwell

Matthew Blackwell

Faculty Associate (on leave spring 2020). Assistant Professor of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political methodology; historical political economy; American politics; and historical persistence of beliefs.

1737 Cambridge Street, K305
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-2426
Blau

Eve Blau

Faculty Associate. Adjunct Professor of the History of Urban Form, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: Modern architecture and urbanism; post-industrial and post-socialist urban transitions; Central and Eastern Europe; and urban design and planning.

48 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-0170
Suzanne Blier

Suzanne Blier

Faculty Associate. Allen Whitehill Clowes Professor of Fine Arts, Department of History of Art and Architecture; Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University

Research interests: Politics, urban planning, economics, art, and technology in the Yoruba area of early southwestern Nigeria.

485 Broadway
Sackler Museum
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-2377
David Bloom

David Bloom

Faculty Associate. Clarence James Gamble Professor of Economics and Demography, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Research interests: Labor, health, and population economics; and demography.

665 Huntington Avenue
Building 1-1110B
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 432-4056
Lawrence D. Bobo

Lawrence D. Bobo

Faculty Associate. Dean, Division of Social Sciences; W.E.B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences and Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of Sociology and Department of African and African American Studies;
Chair, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Race; ethnicity; politics; and social inequality.

1370 William James Hall
33 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-7778
Peter K. Bol

Peter K. Bol

Faculty Associate. Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; Vice Provost for Advances in Learning;
Founding Director, Center for Geographic Analysis, Harvard University; Harvard College Professor.

Research interests: Intellectual, social, and cultural change in China since the seventh century.

2 Divinity Avenue
Room 221
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8361