Harvard Academy Scholars

Rabiat Akande

Rabiat Akande

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. SJD, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Legal history; constitutional law and theory; international law; religion-state relations; Islamic legal thought; British imperialism; slavery; and colonial and postcolonial Africa.

1727 Cambridge Street, room E101
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-5414
Christopher L. Carter

Christopher L. Carter

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies.
PhD, Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley.

Research interests: Comparative politics; political economy of development; indigenous politics; Latin American politics; and methods for causal inference.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Sahana Ghosh

Sahana Ghosh

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. PhD, Department of Anthropology, Yale University.

Research interests: Borders and borderlands; migration and mobility; militarization; modern south Asia; transnational feminism; labor and citizenship; and agrarian studies.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tanushree Goyal

Tanushree Goyal

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies.
PhD Candidate, Department of Politics and International Relations, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.

Research interests: Comparative politics; gender; political economy of development; and South Asia.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Gözde Güran

Gözde Güran

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. PhD, Department of Sociology, Princeton University.

Research interests: Economic sociology; war; migration; money and pricing; ethnography; experiments; the Middle East; and Syria.

1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Mariano Sánchez-Talanquer

Mariano Sánchez-Talanquer

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies (spring 2021). Assistant Professor, Department of Politics, Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico City, Mexico.
Research interests: State formation; historical political development; origins of state capacity; politics of inequality; and Latin America.
1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Rachel Sweet

Rachel Sweet

Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies (fall 2020). Assistant Professor of Politics and Global Affairs, Keough School of Global Affairs, University of Notre Dame.
Research interests: Politics of armed conflict; conflict resolution; state building; processes of institutional change; fragile states; and Africa.
1727 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138