Visiting Scholars

Wolfgang Aschauer

Wolfgang Aschauer

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (spring 2020). Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Sociology, University of Salzburg.

Research interests: Social cohesion in the Western world; sociology of Europe; and quantitative methods such as crossnational survey research and equivalence issues in comparative research.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Haldor Byrkjeflot

Haldor Byrkjeflot

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (spring 2020). Professor, Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo.

Research interests: Comparative historical research; organization theory; the Nordic model(s); making and circulation of societal models; the role of bureaucracy and associational governance in the making of societies; neoliberalism; and populism.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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William Roberts Clark

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (fall 2019). Charles Puryear Professor in Liberal Arts and Head, Department of Political Science, Texas A&M University.
Research interests: Comparative and international political economy; politics of macroeconomic policy especially monetary policy, and historical political economy. 
1737 Cambridge Street, room K210
Cambridge, MA 02138
Thomas David

Thomas David

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH) (fall 2019). Professor of International History, Institute of Political Studies, University of Lausanne.

Research interests: Global history; sociology of elites; colonial and postcolonial history; history of capitalism; transnational networks; and philanthropy.

1727 Cambridge Street, room E210
Cambridge, MA 02138
Maria Ehrnström-Fuentes

Maria Ehrnström-Fuentes

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (spring 2020). Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Management and Organization, Hanken School of Economics.

Research interests: Corporate-community relations; resistance to extractivism; territorial movements; political corporate social responsibility; political ontology; indigenous knowledges; pluriverse; decolonization; sustainability; self-organization in grassroots innovations; organizing sustainable transitions; and postgrowth organizations.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Gisela Hirschmann

Gisela Hirschmann

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (spring 2020). Assistant Professor of International Relations, Institute for Political Science, Leiden University.

Research interests: International organizations; institutional change; legitimacy; accountability; peace operations; music; and peace building.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Annette Idler

Annette Idler

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Director of Studies, Changing Character of War Centre, Pembroke College, University of Oxford.

Research interests: Armed conflict and transnational organized crime; security studies; violent nonstate groups; borders and borderlands; Latin America; and Colombia.

61 Kirkland Street, room 111
Cambridge, MA 02138
Anastasia Karakasidou

Anastasia Karakasidou

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (spring 2020). Professor, Department of Anthropology, Wellesley College.

Research interests: Cultural anthropology; nationhood and ethnic identity; politics and social stratification; history and narrative; anthropological theory and its history; nature and disease; cancer and the environment; the Balkans; and circum-Mediterranean Europe.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Yury Kucheev

Yury Kucheev

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (fall 2019). Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Industrial Economics and Management, KTH Royal Institute of Technology.

Research interests: Investments; Markets in Financial Instruments Directive legislation; role and value of analysts’ research; performance measurements in the financial industry; star rankings of analysts and fund managers; and active mutual funds.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Nishant Kumar

Nishant Kumar

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (spring 2020). Associate Professor, Stockholm Business School, Stockholm University, Sweden.

Research interests: International business; sociopolitical behavior of multinational corporations; transparency, trust, and legitimacy in market; and sustainability.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Vivian Anette Lagesen

Vivian Anette Lagesen

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (fall 2019). Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture, Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Research interests: Science and technology studies; gender, knowledge management, and organizational studies; software engineering and academia; and urban sustainability and governance.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Jon E.B. Lervik

Jon E.B. Lervik

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership. Associate Professor, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, BI Norwegian Business School.

Research interests: Comparative capitalisms; Nordic model; translating knowledge and practices across contexts; and organizational and situated learning.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Juho Lindman

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (fall 2019). Associate Senior Lecturer; Director, Blockchain Lab, Applied IT, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

Research interests: Distributed ledger technology; blockchain-based information systems; and open source governance.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Jukka Mäkinen

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (fall 2019). Docent, Department of Management Studies, Aalto University School of Business.

Research interests: Political corporate social responsibility; political theory; and business ethics.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Carl Marklund

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (spring 2020). Researcher, Institute of Contemporary History, Södertörn University.

Research interests: International relations; intellectual global history; decolonization; development theory; social planning; soft power; Scandinavian studies; and conceptual history.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138