WRC Comparative Inequality and Inclusion

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Gbemisola Abiola

Graduate Student Affiliate; Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. PhD Candidate, Department of African and African American Studies and Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Critical terrorism studies; anthropologies of political violence; forced migration and displacement studies; women and gender studies; and studies on postconflict reconstruction.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Elena Ayala-Hurtado

Elena Ayala-Hurtado

Graduate Student Affiliate; Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Employment precarity; tertiary education; young adulthood; imagined futures; narratives; cultural sociology; modern Spain; and comparative research.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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
Shelby Carvalho

Shelby Carvalho

Graduate Student Affiliate; Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.
PhD Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education.

Research interests: Politics of education; refugee education; international and humanitarian aid; gender; sub-Saharan Africa; and school-to-work transitions.

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Reva Dhingra

Graduate Student Affiliate; Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Migration and refugees; comparative political economy of humanitarian aid; citizenship and nationalism; and Middle East.

Yuval Feinstein

Yuval Feinstein

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Scholars Program; Affiliate, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.
Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Haifa.

Research interests: Nationalism; race and ethnicity; peace and war; political attitudes; political emotions; and collective behavior.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Morten Frederiksen

Morten Frederiksen

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Social Work, Aalborg University.

Research interests: Solidarity; trust; welfare; social justice; redistribution; attitudes; comparative research; attitudes, valuation and evaluation; civil society; volunteering; and coproduction.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Alyssa Huberts

Graduate Student Affiliate; Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Urban political economy; Latin America; megacities; service provision; and inequality.

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Michèle Lamont

Center Director; Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.
Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies; Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Departments of Sociology and African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests:  Culture and inequality; racism and stigma; academia and knowledge; social change and successful societies; and qualitative methods.

1737 Cambridge Street
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Cambridge, MA 02138
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Regina Larrea Maccise

Regina Larrea Maccise

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

Research interests: Legal history; feminist legal theory; history of feminism; critical legal theory; Mexican history; and international feminism.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Evan Lieberman

Evan Lieberman

Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.
Total Professor of Political Science and Contemporary Africa, Department of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Research interests: Political economy of development; ethnicity and identity; public policy; research methods; accountability; governance; democracy; state building; and Africa.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Dev Patel

Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. PhD Candidate, Department of Economics, Harvard University.
Research interests: Development and economic history.
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Cresa Pugh

Graduate Student Associate; Graduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University and Program in Social Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Postcolonial and historical sociology; anti-imperialism and the British empire; ethnic and religious violence; museums and memory; Southeast Asia, particularly Myanmar; and sub-Saharan Africa, particularly Nigeria.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Talia Shiff

Affiliate, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. PhD, Department of Sociology, Northwestern University.

Research interests: Frontline decision making; schemas and moral deliberation; cultural categories of worth; evaluation and categorization; institutionalization; asylum; and gender.

1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138