Visiting Scholars

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Heiko Beyer

Fritz Thyssen Fellow, Program on Transatlantic Relations. Assistant Professor, Institute for the Social Sciences, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf.

Research Interests:European perception of the United States; antisemitism; right-wing populism; social movements and civil society; the relationship between religion and politics; and sociological theory.

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Ivar Bleiklie

Ivar Bleiklie

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (spring 2017). Faculty of Social Science/ Department of Administration and Organization Theory, University of Bergen, Norway.

Research interests: Comparative public policy and administration, policy processes, decision making, organizations.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Christoph Conrad

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Professor of Contemporary History, Department of General History, University of Geneva.

Research interests: Global aging; comparative history of welfare states; and history of historiography.

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Ulla Eriksson-Zetterquist

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (fall 2016). Professor of Management Studies, Gothenburg Research Institute, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

Research interests: Organizing, especially technology and digitalization; governance in professional organizations; gender; and intersectionality.

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Gunnar Fermann

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR. Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Political Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Research interests: The use of force in coalitions; and political communication in relation to participation in coalition forces.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Antoinette Hetzler

Antoinette Hetzler

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (spring 2017). Professor, Department of Sociology, Lund University, Sweden.

Research interests: The changing Welfare state, transformation of work in the public sector, neo-institutionalism and policy implementation.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Dennis Jancsary

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (fall 2016). Assistant Professor, Institute for Organization Studies, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business.

Research interests: Organizational institutionalism; the theorization of management knowledge; and multimodal rhetoric.

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Seija Kulkki

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (fall 2016). Professor (Emerita), Department of Management Studies, School of Business, Aalto University.

Research interests: Emerging collaborative strategies, structures, processes, and governance that shape firm-society relationships; and mechanisms of value wealth creation in the global economy.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Vytautas Kuokštis

Visiting Scholar. Associate Professor, Institute of International Relations and Political Science, Vilnius University.

Research interests: International and comparative political economy, especially on the politics of financial crises.

Samuli Patala

Samuli Patala

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (spring 2017). Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Management Studies, Aalto University.
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Elena Raviola

Elena Raviola

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (fall 2016). Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg; Assistant Professor, Department of Organization, Copenhagen Business School.

Research interests: Digitalization; technology; media organizations; institutional work; actor-network theory; sociomateriality; sociology of conventions; and journalism.

Tiina Ritvala

Tiina Ritvala

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (fall 2016). Assistant Professor, Department of Management Studies, School of Business, Aalto University.

Research interests: Cross-sector collaboration between corporations, nonprofits, and governments in transnational contexts.

Guro Refsum Sanden

Guro Refsum Sanden

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR (spring 2017). Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of International Business Communication, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.

Research interests:

International business and management, multilingualism and linguistic diversity, corporate language… Read more about Guro Refsum Sanden

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Scheuzger

Stephan Scheuzger

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Research Professor of the Swiss National Science Foundation,
Department of History, University of Bern.

Research interests: International legal history, specifically the global production and circulation of the knowledge of punishment and social control from the 1830s to the 1930s.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Masoud Sepehr

Masoud Sepehr

Visiting Scholar. Assistant Professor, Department of Politics and Management, University of Agder Norway; Assistant Professor, Department of Political Sciences, Islamic Azad University of Shiraz.

Research interests: Political education; extremism in Islam; political sociology; and constitutional law in Iran.