Postdoctoral Fellows

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Rabiat Akande

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. SJD, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Legal history; constitutional law and theory; international law; religion-state relations; Islamic legal thought; British imperialism; slavery; and colonial and postcolonial Africa.

1727 Cambridge Street, room E101
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-5414
Benjamin Bradlow

Benjamin Bradlow

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. PhD, Department of Sociology, Brown University.

Research interests: Comparative urbanization; bureaucracy; democracy; inequality; Latin America; and sub-Saharan Africa.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Christopher L. Carter

Christopher L. Carter

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies.
PhD, Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley.

Research interests: Comparative politics; political economy of development; indigenous politics; Latin American politics; and methods for causal inference.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Poulomi Chakrabarti

Poulomi Chakrabarti

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Assistant Professor, Department of Political Studies, Queen's University.

Research interests: Political economy of development; identity politics; inequality; urban politics; and India.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Killian Clarke

Killian Clarke

Raphael Morrison Dorman Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. PhD, Department of Politics, Princeton University.

Research interests: Revolution and counterrevolution; protest and contentious politics; democratization and regime change; conflict and repression; ethnic politics; and the Middle East and North Africa.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Cassandra Emmons

Cassandra Emmons

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Regions in a Multipolar World. PhD, Department of Politics, Princeton University.

Research interests: International organizations; international law; human rights; democratic backsliding; regionalism; the European Union; and the Organization of American States.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Cary Aileen García Yero

Cary Aileen García Yero

Raphael Morrison Dorman Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. PhD, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Race and nation in the Americas; Afro-Latin American arts; ideologies of racial harmony; relationship between arts, politics, and society; Latin American history; Cuban history; music and visual art; and cultural theory and history.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Sahana Ghosh

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

Research interests: Borders and borderlands; migration and mobility; militarization; modern south Asia; transnational feminism; labor and citizenship; and agrarian studies.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tanushree Goyal

Tanushree Goyal

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies.
PhD Candidate, Department of Politics and International Relations, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.

Research interests: Comparative politics; gender; political economy of development; and South Asia.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Gözde Güran

Gözde Güran

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. PhD, Department of Sociology, Princeton University.

Research interests: Economic sociology; war; migration; money and pricing; ethnography; experiments; the Middle East; and Syria.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Katie Mazer

Katie Mazer

William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellow, Canada Program. Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Labour Studies, McMaster University.

Research interests: Natural resources; work and unemployment; welfare state; poverty; mobility; nationalism; whiteness; settler colonialism; and Canada.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Charles T. McClean

Charles T. McClean

Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. PhD, Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego.

Research interests: Age and representation; social welfare; political institutions; elite behavior; and Japan.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Connor M. Mills

Connor M. Mills

Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. PhD, Department of History, Princeton University.

Research interests: Modern Japanese history; modern US history; the history of everyday life; and the history of militarization.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
David Romney

David Romney

Raphael Morrison Dorman Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. PhD, Department of Government, Harvard University.
Research interests: The psychology of intergroup relations; social media and text analysis; and Middle East and Southeast Asia.
1737 Cambridge Street, room K229
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Mariano Sánchez-Talanquer

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies (spring 2021). Assistant Professor, Department of Politics, Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico City, Mexico.
Research interests: State formation; historical political development; origins of state capacity; politics of inequality; and Latin America.
1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138