New Affiliates

Ohjae Gowen

Ohjae Gowen

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

Research interests: Social demography; work and family in the US and in South Korea; social inequality; and gender.

Diana Guo

Diana Guo

Graduate Research Fellow, Canada Program. MDes and MLA Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: Climate justice and feminism; postcolonial studies; and land dispossession and extraction territories.

Øivind Hagen

Øivind Hagen

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center. Associate Professor, Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour, BI Norwegian Business School.

Research interests: Organizational legitimacy; organizational expressiveness; auto-communication; corporate social responsibility; Scandinavian work life; ethnographic research; and qualitative research methodology.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Takatsugu Haneo

Takatsugu Haneo

Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Assistant Manager, Keidanren.

Research interests: US fiscal policy related to economic growth and fiscal consolidation.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Trevor Incerti

Trevor Incerti

Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. PhD, Department of Political Science, Yale University.

Research interests: Political economy; business and politics; corruption; regulation; and Japanese politics.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Siw Tone Innstrand

Siw Tone Innstrand

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (summer 2022). Director, Center for Health Promotion Research; Professor, Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Research interests: Occupational health psychology; psychosocial work environment; health promotion; mental health; healthy workplaces; work-family balance; and work engagement and burnout.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Elena Janney

Elena Janney

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University.

Research interests: Transatlantic art history; early modern expeditionary art; colonialism and the Atlantic slave trade; natural history; environmental humanities; and the history of books.

Seokweon Jeon

Seokweon Jeon

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

Research interests: Religion and US global-imperial power; Asian/Latinx mobility; critical Asian-American studies; border and citizenship; religion and neoliberalism; religious-racial history of the Cold War; and religion, race, and American nativism.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Willy Jou

Willy Jou

Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Associate Professor, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University.

Research interests: Comparative politics; public opinion; attitudes toward democracy; and understanding of ideology.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Nicholas Judt

Nicholas Judt

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

Research interests: Islamic literature and philosophy; Sufi poetry; West African literature; decolonial and anticolonial thought; epistemic justice; and theater and film.

Ida Lunde Jørgensen

Ida Lunde Jørgensen

Associate, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (fall 2022). Renew Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, Copenhagen Business School.

Research interests: History; racial symbols; brands; inclusion, exclusion, and diversity in job markets; national museums; and national identity.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Juhee Kang

Juhee Kang

Graduate Student Affiliate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. PhD Candidate, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of science; social medicine; modern Japan and Korea; mind sciences and human engineering; standards and tests; race and gender; and cultural history.

Daniel Karell

Daniel Karell

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program. Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Yale University.

Research interests: Social media and communication technology; political violence; political sociology; computational social science; United States; and contemporary South Asia.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Hanan Kataw

Hanan Kataw

Graduate Research Fellow, Canada Program. PhD Candidate in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Urban Planning, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: Contemporary architectural discourse; digital technologies; cultural capital; discursive practice; institutional history; architectural historiography; and postcolonial theory.

Esther Kim

Esther Kim

Undergraduate Associate. Departments of Government and East Asian Studies, Harvard College.

Research interests: Humanitarian versus human rights approaches; democratization; Korean and Chinese culture and history; intersection of government and religion; and diplomacy.