Visiting Scholars

Achim Oberg

Achim Oberg

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (Spring 2022).
Professor, Research Team Digitalization, Institute for SME Research, University of Mannheim; Professor of Sociology, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hamburg.

Research interests: Organization theory; institutionalism; field analysis; network analysis; semantic network analysis; digitalization; and climate change.

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Stephen Ortega

Associate, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Associate Professor, Department of History, Simmons College.
Research Interests: Mediterranean and world history; the history of emotions; collective memory; and digital humanities.
Robinson Hall, L108
Cambridge, MA 02138
Anna-Theresa Renner

Anna-Theresa Renner

Joseph A. Schumpeter Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Assistant Professor, Department of Public Finance and Infrastructure Policy, Technical University of Vienna.

Research interests: Health economics; inequity in spatial accessibility of healthcare services; regional science; and social infrastructure.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Bo Rothstein

Bo Rothstein

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (Spring 2022). August Röhss Chair in Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg.
Research interests: Institutional theory; comparative politics, especially the quality of governments; development; corruption and anticorruption; and social policy. 
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Emilia Vähämaa

Emilia Vähämaa

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (Fall 2021). Wärtsilä Associate Professor, Department of Finance and Economics, Hanken School of Economics.

Research interests: Corporate governance; corporate social responsibility; banking; gender diversity; and female leadership.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Petr Vašát

Petr Vašát

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program.
Research Fellow, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Program, Georg-Simmel Center for Metropolitan Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin; Senior Researcher, Local and Regional Studies, Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

Research interests: Architecture/design and poverty; informality and city; everyday life; assemblage thinking; political economy; social research methodology; Central Eastern Europe; and Latin America.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Linda Wedlin

Linda Wedlin

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (Spring 2022). Professor, Department of Business Studies, Uppsala University.

Research interests: Transnational governance; institutional change; higher education; public sector reform; European research policy; and ranking and evaluation systems.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138