New Affiliates

Akshay Govind Dixit

Akshay Govind Dixit

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Program in Political Economy and Government, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Political economy; comparative politics; behavioral economics; redistribution; political ideology; gender; youth civic engagement; South Asia; India; and Bangladesh.

Nora Doaiji

Nora Doaiji

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

Research interests: Social and environmental history; modern Middle East and North Africa; Arabian Peninsula studies; mobility, migration, and travel; history of technology and science; gender and sexuality; and digital humanities.

Maya Doig-Acuña

Maya Doig-Acuña

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

Research interests: African diaspora studies; women of color feminisms; memory and family history; twentieth-century Caribbean migration; and Black Central America and transnational communities in New York.

Aysha Emmerson

Aysha Emmerson

Undergraduate Associate; Undergraduate Research Fellow, Canada Program. Special Concentration in Resilience Studies, Harvard College.

Research interests: Socioenvironmental resilience; transition design; governing the Anthropocene; feminist/decolonial theory; care; conflict resolution; and participatory inquiry.

Kenneth Fann

Kenneth Fann

Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Colonel, United States Air Force.

Research interests: Chinese Communist Party instruments of National Power; political, economic, and social infrastructure; information; and physical geography and time.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Sophie Stromswold Feldman

Sophie Stromswold Feldman

Undergraduate Associate, Williams/Lodge International Government and Public Affairs Fellow. Committee on Degrees in Social Studies and Department of Linguistics, Harvard College.

Research interests: Integration and assimilation; sociolinguistics; migration; international conflict mediation; gender studies; modern Scandinavia; human rights; and political polarization.

Andre Ferreira

Undergraduate Associate, Williams/Lodge International Government and Public Affairs Fellow. Departments of Government and History, Harvard College.
Nicholas  A. R.  Fraser

Nicholas A. R. Fraser

Policy Innovations Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. PhD, Department of Political Science, University of Toronto.

Research interests: Identity, ethnicity, and immigration; and bureaucratic and judicial politics.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Olivia Fu

Olivia Fu

Undergraduate Associate. Departments of Government and Computer Science, Harvard College.

Research interests: Urban studies; public housing; authoritarianism; tech and innovation policy; quantitative research methods; and East and Southeast Asia.

Jonathan Galka

Jonathan Galka

Graduate Research Fellow, Canada Program. PhD Candidate, Department of History of Science, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of biology, natural history, and geology; ocean history and politics; mineral resource infrastructures and frontiers; and speculative futures and scientific imagination.

Juan José García Sánchez

Juan José García Sánchez

Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Team Leader, Directorate-General for Taxation and Customs Union, European Commission.

Research interests: European integration; globalization; international trade; economic diplomacy; international free trade negotiations; customs procedures; and strategic economic autonomy.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Alexander Garnick

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of History of Science, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of mathematics; intellectual history; mathematical philosophies; early modern Europe; contemporary continental philosophy; social thought; Latin; and Arabic.

Eric Mawira Gitari

Eric Mawira Gitari

Graduate Student Affiliate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. SJD Candidate, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Comparative constitutional law; transnational social networks and LGBTQIA justice; international human rights law; law and social change; international legality; rule of law; and legal advocacy in wicked legal systems.

Alex Godoy-Faúndez

Alex Godoy-Faúndez

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering; Director, Sustainability Research Center (CiSGER), Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile.

Research interests: Sustainability science; environmental policy, affairs, and management; mitigation and adaptation to climate change; and socio-environmental systems.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Ariel Gomez

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: