International Relations

Rawi E. Abdelal

Rawi E. Abdelal

Faculty Associate. Director, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University; Herbert F. Johnson Professor of International Management, Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: International political economy; nationalism and foreign economic policy; international relations among post-Soviet states; globalization; capital flows; and international organization.

Morgan Hall 287
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-7853
Graham T.  Allison, Jr.

Graham T. Allison, Jr.

Faculty Associate. Douglas Dillon Professor of Government; Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests:  United States foreign policy; preventing “loose nukes” in Russia; promoting democratization and marketization in Russia; and US-Russian-European relations.

79 JFK Street
L368
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-6099
Robert H. Bates

Robert H. Bates

Faculty Associate (on leave fall 2017). Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, Department of Government; Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political economy of development, particulary in Africa; and violence and state faliure.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K213
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8292
p: (617) 496-0919
Matthew Baum

Matthew Baum

Faculty Associate. Marvin Kalb Professor of Global Communications; Professor of Public Policy, Shorenstein Center, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Domestic sources of foreign policy; influence of mass media and public opinion on democratic conflict behavior; and variations in democratic electoral institutions.

79 JFK Street
T244
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8696
p: 617-495-1291
Pierre Bélanger

Pierre Bélanger

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: The intersection of territory, infrastructure, media, mapping, history, conflict, and power.

48 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-4021
Matthew Bunn

Matthew Bunn

Faculty Associate. Professor of Practice, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Nuclear theft and terrorism; nuclear proliferation control measures; the future of nuclear energy and its fuel cycle; and policies to promote innovation in energy technologies.

1 Brattle Square
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-9916
R.  Nicholas Burns

R. Nicholas Burns

Faculty Associate. Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Diplomacy; international politics; international power structure; US foreign policy; nuclear weapons and the Middle East.

79 JFK Street
Mailbox #54
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8963
Dara Kay Cohen

Dara Kay Cohen

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: International relations; international security; civil war; political violence; violence during conflict; wartime sexual violence; gender and conflict; West Africa; Timor-Leste; El Salvador; and Haiti.

124 Mt. Auburn Street
Suite 200N, room 242
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-7838
Diane E. Davis

Diane E. Davis

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning and Urbanism; Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University.

Research interests: Conflict cities; the politics of insecurity; Latin America; cities of the Global South; and relationships between urban violence, informality, policing, and the rule of law.

48 Quincy Street
Gund Hall #319
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-0728
Sarah Dryden-Peterson

Sarah Dryden-Peterson

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education.

Research interests: Comparative education; community development; education in armed conflict, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa; migration; and transnationalism.

Gutman 457
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8142
Caroline Elkins

Caroline Elkins

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Oppenheimer Faculty Director of the Center for African Studies; Professor of History, Department of History; Professor of African and African American Studies,
Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Late colonial Kenya and the Mau Mau emergency; postconflict resolution; violence and memory; Christianity; and empire.

1730 Cambridge Street
Room 432
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-2568
Ryan D. Enos

Ryan D. Enos

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political geography; political psychology and behavior; intergroup conflict; voter turnout and mobilization; and experiments in social science.

1737 Cambridge Street
room K406
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-1724
Noah Feldman

Noah Feldman

Faculty Associate. Bemis Professor of International Law, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Constitutional studies, emphasizing constitutional design and its relation to international affairs.

Hauser 210
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-6118
p: (617) 495-9140
Jeremy S.  Friedman

Jeremy S. Friedman

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Business, Government, and International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Soviet and Russian history; modern Chinese history; Cold War; economic and political development in Asia, Africa, and Latin America; decolonization; international relations; modern intellectual history; history of Marxism; political movements and ideologies; and revolutionary movements.

Morgan Hall 291
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-6921