New Affiliates

Josef Alkatout

Josef Alkatout

Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Attorney.

Research interests: Families and armed conflict; family law; and the legality of targeted killings during armed conflict.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Aabid Allibhai

Aabid Allibhai

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: African American history; Atlantic history; racial capitalism; and legal history.

Miriam Alphonsus

Miriam Alphonsus

Undergraduate Associate; Williams/Lodge International Government and Public Affairs Fellow. Department of History, Harvard College.

Research interests: Migration; Working class history; decolonization; race and separatist movements; contemporary South Asia; plantation histories; and citizenship.

Keita Azuma

Keita Azuma

Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Cabinet Official, Cabinet Secretariat, Japan.

Research interests: Crisis management; global governance; national security; gray-zone conflicts; and decision making.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Clara Bates

Clara Bates

Undergraduate Associate; Simmons Family Research Fellow. Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard College.

Research interests: Soviet history; race and ethnicity; modern Russia; historical memory; Black internationalism; and history of socialist thought.

Sherah Bloor

Sherah Bloor

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Committee on the Study of Religion, Harvard University.

Research interests: Eighteenth-century German philosophy; religious enthusiasm and fanaticism; the medical history of the imagination and speech; history of psychology; psychoanalysis; melancholia; poetics; and Christian and Islamic mysticism.

Brad Bolman

Brad Bolman

Graduate Student Affiliate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. PhD Candidate, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of biology, medicine, and physics; science and technology studies; capitalism; global history; and animal studies.

Chloe L. Bordewich

Chloe L. Bordewich

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of History and Program in Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of information; cartography; trust; communication technologies; modern Middle East and North Africa; British Empire; Ottoman Empire; Red Sea; cultural history; politics of memory; and Egypt.

Michael Borsk

Michael Borsk

Global Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH). PhD Candidate, Department of History, Queen's University.

Research interests: Colonialism; capitalism; legal history; history of cartography; Indigenous-settler relations; and the Great Lakes region.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Benjamin Bradlow

Benjamin Bradlow

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. PhD, Department of Sociology, Brown University.

Research interests: Comparative urbanization; bureaucracy; democracy; inequality; Latin America; and sub-Saharan Africa.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Regan Brady

Regan Brady

Undergraduate Associate; Williams/Lodge International Government and Public Affairs Fellow. Department of Economics, Harvard College.

Research interests: Future of work; knowledge economy; artificial intelligence; welfare systems; contemporary European political economy; and economic history.

Eliane Bucher

Eliane Bucher

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership (Spring 2021). Assistant Professor, Department of Communication and Culture, BI Norwegian Business School.

Research interests: Online communities; platform economy; algorithmic management; digital work; organization studies; and text analysis.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Jan Burzlaff

Jan Burzlaff

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University.
Research interests: Transnational history; Holocaust and comparative genocide studies; modern Europe (West and East); Russia; and social history.
Angel Cabrera Silva

Angel Cabrera Silva

Graduate Student Affiliate; Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. SJD Candidate, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Social movements; human rights; indigenous rights; international law; legal anthropology; and democratic innovation.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Christopher L. Carter

Christopher L. Carter

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies.
PhD, Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley.

Research interests: Comparative politics; political economy of development; indigenous politics; Latin American politics; and methods for causal inference.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138