Law

William P. Alford

William P. Alford

Faculty Associate. Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law; Director, East Asian Legal Studies; Vice Dean for the Graduate Program and International Legal Studies; Chair, Harvard Law School Project on Disability (HPOD), Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Chinese legal affairs; US-East Asian relations; international trade; and the legal profession.

Pound 428
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-4693
Tomiko  Brown-Nagin

Tomiko Brown-Nagin

Faculty Associate. Daniel P.S. Paul Professor of Constitutional Law, Harvard Law School; Co-Director, Program in Law and History, Department of History; Professor of History, Harvard University.

Research Interests: Constitutional law; constitutional and social history; civil rights movements in the Atlantic world; immigration and social mobility; comparative education law and policy.

1575 Massachusetts Avenue
Hauser 310
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 384-5982
John Comaroff

John Comaroff

Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate. Hugh K. Foster Professor of African and African American Studies and of Anthropology, Departments of African and African American Studies and Anthropology;
Oppenheimer Fellow in African Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Crime, policing, and the state; democracy and difference; and postcolonial politics and law in South Africa.

Barker Center
12 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-2658
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
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
Philip Heymann

Philip Heymann

Faculty Associate. James Barr Ames Professor of Law; Director, International Center for Criminal Justice, Harvard Law School.
Research interests: Terrorism; problems of justice in times of transition; and government lawyering.
Hauser 522
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-3137
Sheila Jasanoff

Sheila Jasanoff

Faculty Associate. Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Science, technology, law, and politics in the United States, Europe, and South Asia; European and US biotechnology; and international environmental regulation.

79 JFK Street
L354
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-7902
Baber Johansen

Baber Johansen

Faculty Associate. Professor of Islamic Religious Studies, Harvard Divinity School.

Research interests: The relationship between religion and law in the classical and modern Muslim worlds.

Andover 122
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-1014
Jusionyte

Ieva Jusionyte

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Anthropology and of Social Studies, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political and legal anthropology; public anthropology; security; crime and violence; urban infrastructures; emergency management and response systems; statecraft, governance, and borders; news media and journalism; Argentina, Mexico; and US-Mexico border.

21 Divinity Ave.
Tozzer Anthropology Building #216
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 998-5280
Jennifer Leaning

Jennifer Leaning

Faculty Associate. François-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population;
Director, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

Research interests: Medical human rights and international humanitarian law; humanitarian crises and public health practice; civilian protection and human security in conflict settings; and environmental effects of war.

651 Huntington Avenue
7th floor
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 432-0656
Lei

Ya-Wen Lei

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political sociology; law and society; economic sociology; cultural sociology; Chinese Studies; political communication; and urbanization.

436 William James Hall
33 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-5160
Mary D. Lewis

Mary D. Lewis

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Robert Walton Goelet Professor of French History, Department of History, Harvard University; Faculty Affiliate, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: European overseas empires and their aftermaths, eighteenth century to present; modern France; French Empire in the Caribbean, South America, and North Africa; decolonization; sovereignty and legal pluralism; and international migration and citizenship.

27 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 998-5428
p: (617) 998-5428
Roderick MacFarquhar

Roderick MacFarquhar

Faculty Associate (emeritus). Leroy B. Williams Research Professor of History and Political Science, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: China’s cultural revolution; legislative bodies in Taiwan and China; two centuries of revolutionary change in China; political identity; and the roots of the differences between Chinese and Indian civilizations.

1730 Cambridge Street
Room S133
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-2810