Visiting Scholars

Yasuhiro Arai headshot

Yasuhiro Arai

Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Associate Professor, Faculty of Humanities and Economics, Kochi University.
Research interests: The economics of patent pledges and intellectual property rights.
61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Giovanni Cardillo

Giovanni Cardillo

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (spring 2023). Assistant Professor, Department of Management, University of Bologna.

Research interests: Gender economics; race and ethnicity; political economy; public policies; corporate governance; and firm resilience.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
William  Y. Degbey

William Y. Degbey

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (spring 2023). Associate Professor, School of Management, University of Vaasa, Finland.

Research interests: Postmerger integration; value creation in African mergers and acquisitions; customer and employee retention; diaspora networks; resilience in teams; strategic agility; organizational ambidexterity; and leadership and decision making.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Alex Godoy-Faúndez

Alex Godoy-Faúndez

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering; Director, Sustainability Research Center (CiSGER), Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile.

Research interests: Sustainability science; environmental policy, affairs, and management; mitigation and adaptation to climate change; and socio-environmental systems.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Øivind Hagen

Øivind Hagen

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center. Associate Professor, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, BI Norwegian Business School.

Research interests: Organizational legitimacy; organizational expressiveness; auto-communication; corporate social responsibility; Scandinavian work life; ethnographic research; and qualitative research methodology.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Siw Tone Innstrand

Siw Tone Innstrand

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (summer 2022). Director, Center for Health Promotion Research; Professor, Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Research interests: Occupational health psychology; psychosocial work environment; health promotion; mental health; healthy workplaces; work-family balance; and work engagement and burnout.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Willy Jou

Willy Jou

Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Associate Professor, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University.

Research interests: Comparative politics; public opinion; attitudes toward democracy; and understanding of ideology.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Daniel Karell

Daniel Karell

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Yale University.

Research interests: Social media and communication technology; political violence; political sociology; computational social science; United States; and contemporary South Asia.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
David Leblang

David Leblang

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (fall 2022).
Ambassador Henry Taylor Professor of Politics, Department of Politics; Compton Professor, Miller Center of Public Affairs; Professor of Public Policy, Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, University of Virginia.

Research interests: Global migration; climate change; pandemics; internal migration; zoning; and segregation.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Maha Marouan

Maha Marouan

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (spring 2023). Associate Professor, Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies and African Studies Program, The Pennsylvania State University.

Research interests: Comparative and women's literature; African diaspora studies; transnational and African feminism; immigration, race, gender, and belonging; and religion.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Ji Miao

Ji Miao

Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Associate Professor; Senior Research Fellow, China Foreign Affairs University.

Research interests: Japanese politics and foreign policy; contemporary Chinese studies; Asian regionalism; and international relations of the Indo-Pacific.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Mads Mordhorst

Mads Mordhorst

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (fall 2022). Associate Professor, Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, Copenhagen Business School.

Research interests: Identity markets; nation branding; Nordic identities; cultural history; and business history.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
So Morikawa

So Morikawa

Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo.

Research interests: Public administration; public policy; infrastructure management; and development studies.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Frank I. Müller

Frank I. Müller

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program.
Research Fellow, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Program, University of Amsterdam; Associate Researcher, Technische Universität Dresden.

Research interests: Urban studies; housing and dwelling; security and crime; armed actors; qualitative and ethnographic methods; social inequalities; and Latin America.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Sabina Tasheva Nielsen

Sabina Tasheva Nielsen

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (spring 2023). Professor of International Business, Department of International Economics, Government and Business, Copenhagen Business School.

Research interests: Top management teams; decision making; diversity; international business; strategy; and governance.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138