Graduate Workshop on Latin American Politics

This seminar is closed to the public.

This seminar is co-chaired by Professor Jorge I. Domínguez, Professor Steven Levitsky, Visiting Professor Frances Hagopian of the Harvard University Department of Government, and Professor Ben Ross Schneider from the Department of Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In monthly meetings, participants discuss their research on issues related to Latin American politics. Covering a range of topics including political economy, civil conflict, regime change, and democratic institutions, the seminar is designed particularly to provide a forum for graduate students to present and receive feedback on their scholarly work. The seminar also includes occasional presentations by visiting faculty whose research is of particular interest to students.


Jorge I. Domínguez

Chair, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies; Senior Adviser, Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Antonio Madero Professor for the Study of Mexico, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Frances Hagopian

Jorge Paulo Lemann Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University. Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Notre Dame. Former faculty associate of the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

Steven Levitsky

Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate. Professor of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University; Harvard College Professor.

See also: Closed Seminars