WRC Global Transformations (WIGH)

Jessica Barnard

Jessica Barnard

Administrator, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH) and Weatherhead Research Cluster on Migration.
1727 Cambridge Street
Room E211
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8923
Sugata Bose

Sugata Bose

Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Gardiner Professor of Oceanic History and Affairs, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of modern South Asia and the Indian Ocean rim.

1730 Cambridge Street
Room S436
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 384-7683
Adriana Chira

Adriana Chira

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Assistant Professor, Department of History, Emory University.

Research interests: Rural land rights; occupations without title (squatting); Cuba; Puerto Rico; Spanish Equatorial Guinea; and socio-legal history.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Nathan Crenier

Nathán Goldberg Crenier

Global Sports Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Assistant General Manager and Chief Soccer Officer, Gotham FC.
Saara Hassoun

Saara Hassoun

Global Sports Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Senior Consultant, Program Management Group, Guidehouse.
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Charles S. Maier

Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH) (emeritus). Leverett Saltonstall Research Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Modern European history; US-Europe relations; political economy; and world history projects.

27 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 998-5404
p: (617) 998-5404
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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
Susie Petruccelli

Susie Petruccelli

Global Sports Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Author and Producer.
Gabriel G. Sterman

Gabriel G. Sterman

Global Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). PhD Candidate, Department of History, University of São Paulo.

Research interests: Slavery; Brazilian history; Atlantic history; nineteenth-century capitalism; and economic history.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Francesca Viano

Visiting Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). PhD, History of Political Thought, University of Perugia.

Research interests: International intellectual, economic, and political history; the history of art; and capitalism and political economy.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Moritz von Brescius

Moritz von Brescius

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Research Group Leader, Institute of History, University of Bern.

Research interests: History of Europe in the world; economic history; capitalism; plantations and labor studies; resource regimes; imperial and global history; history of science and knowledge; and South Asia.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Yang Yang

Yang Yang

Visiting Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). PhD Candidate, Department of Economic History, Beihang University.
Research interests: The economic connections between the British cotton manufactures and the American cotton plantations in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, particularly on changes in productivities and exchanges of labor values and land resources.
1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tarık Tansu Yiğit

Tarık Tansu Yiğit

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). Assistant Professor, Department of American Culture and Literature, Baskent University.

Research interests: Cultural history; Turkish-American relations; US Civil War era; diaspora studies; reconciliation; and the crossroads of life and death.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138