New Affiliates

Theo Mantion

Theo Mantion

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University.

Research interests: Twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature; critical theory; intellectual history; politics of literature; environmental humanities; and translation.

Daniel Manulak

Daniel Manulak

William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellow, Canada Program. PhD, Department of History, Western University, Canada.

Research interests: Contemporary international and global history; modern Canada; modern Africa; decolonization; human rights; emotions; and race.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Noga Marmor

Noga Marmor

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

Research interests: Imperial history; Spanish Caribbean; colonial Latin America; slavery; and imperial bureaucracy.

Maha Marouan

Maha Marouan

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program (spring 2023). Associate Professor, Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies and African Studies Program, The Pennsylvania State University.

Research interests: Comparative and women's literature; African diaspora studies; transnational and African feminism; immigration, race, gender, and belonging; and religion.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Katya A. Maslakowski

Katya A. Maslakowski

Raphael Morrison Dorman Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program. PhD, Department of History, Northwestern University.

Research interests: Global history; modern Britain; military history; history of science and technology; colonial history; decolonization; counterinsurgency; special forces warfare; and human rights.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Ichiro Matsuo

Ichiro Matsuo

Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Journalist, Asahi Shimbun; Fulbright Scholar.

Research interests: Nuclear disarmament and arms control in the former Soviet Union; proliferation of dual-use technologies; and the United Nations disarmament machinery.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Anissa Medina

Anissa Medina

Undergraduate Associate, Rogers Family Research Fellow. Committee on Degrees in History and Literature and Comparative Study of Religion, Harvard College.

Research interests: Colonial history; decolonization; American Southwest; historical memory; race, ethnicity, and Indigeneity; religious history; and carceral studies.

Keisuke Mito

Keisuke Mito

Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Assistant Director, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan.

Research interests: Innovation policy and ecosystems; small and medium enterprise policy; startups; and industry-university collaboration.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Mauricio Montoya

Mateo Mauricio Montoya

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

Research interests: History of economics; quantification; history of state and colonial administration; and early modern Iberia, France, and the Americas.

Mads Mordhorst

Mads Mordhorst

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (fall 2022). Associate Professor, Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, Copenhagen Business School.

Research interests: Identity markets; nation branding; Nordic identities; cultural history; and business history.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
So Morikawa

So Morikawa

Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo.

Research interests: Public administration; public policy; infrastructure management; and development studies.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Shigeki Moriyama

Shigeki Moriyama

Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Senior Researcher on Regional Economy, Ministerial Secretariat, Ministry of Finance.

Research interests: Public finance reform in Japan, EU, and the US; and comparative studies.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Jacquelene Mwangi

Jacquelene Mwangi

Graduate Student Associate. SJD Candidate, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Law and technology; technology and development; global law and political economy; African political economy; informal economy; law and society; digital economy; and social innovation.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fiker Girma Negash

Fiker Girma Negash

Undergraduate Associate, Rogers Family Research Fellow. Department of Government, Harvard College.

Research interests: Gender (in)equality; human rights; security; conflict resolution and peace building; development studies; sub-Saharan Africa; and Ethiopia.

Sabina Tasheva Nielsen

Sabina Tasheva Nielsen

Visiting Scholar, SCANCOR at the Weatherhead Center (spring 2023). Professor of International Business, Department of International Economics, Government and Business, Copenhagen Business School.

Research interests: Top management teams; decision making; diversity; international business; strategy; and governance.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138