WRC Challenges to Democracy

Jessica Barnard

Jessica Barnard

Administrator, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Transformations (WIGH) and Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy.
1727 Cambridge Street
Room E211
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8923
Rodrigo Barrenechea

Rodrigo Barrenechea

Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy. PhD, Department of Political Science, Northwestern University.

Research interests: Populism; political representation; political parties; Latin America; institutions; and multimethods research.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Bonikowski

Bart Bonikowski

Director, Undergraduate Student Programs; Executive Committee; Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy.
Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Nationalism; populism; political discourse; symbolic aspects of political institutions; and computational and relational methods in cultural and political sociology.

William James Hall 636
33 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-5794
p: (617) 496-5029
Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky

Faculty Associate (on leave 2019–2020); Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar.
David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Latin American politics; parties and party systems; and democracy and democratization.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K204
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8292
p: (617) 495-9997
Daniel Ziblatt

Daniel Ziblatt

Faculty Associate (on leave 2019–2020); Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy. Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.
Research interests: Democratization; comparative European politics; state building; federalism; and decentralization.
27 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-0438
p: (617) 495-4303 x216