War & Conflict

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
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
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
Byron J. Good

Byron J. Good

Faculty Associate. Professor, Social Anthropology Program, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; Professor of Medical Anthropology, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.
Research interests: Medical and psychiatric anthropology; culture theory; Indonesia; global mental health with a focus on Southeast and East Asia; and humanitarian interventions in post conflict settings.
641 Huntington Avenue
Room 315
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 496-4863
Akira Iriye

Akira Iriye

Faculty Associate (emeritus). Charles Warren Research Professor of American History, Emeritus, Department of History, Harvard University.
Research interests: Postwar non-geopolitical issues in international affairs; and international movements for environmental protection, human rights, and for establishing networks among nongovernmental organizations (NGO).
Robinson 215
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-3425
p: (617) 496-5054
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
Herbert C. Kelman

Herbert C. Kelman

Faculty Associate (emeritus). Richard Clarke Cabot Professor of Social Ethics, Emeritus, Department of Psychology, Harvard University.

Research interests: International and ethnic conflict and conflict resolution; nationalism and national identity; power and legitimacy; and the Middle East.

William James Hall 1304
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-3728
p: (617) 495-3816
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