Steering Committee Members

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Michèle Lamont

Director, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs; Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies, Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Dept. of Sociology and African & African America Studies, Harvard University.
Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.

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

Chair, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies; Chair, Project on Shi’ism and Global Affairs; Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University.
Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University; Professor, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Steering Committee Member, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.

Research interests: Comparative politics, political economy of development, religion and ethnicity, governance and welfare by public...

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Diane Davis

Executive Committee, Faculty Associate; Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning & Urbanism and Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University.
Steering Committee Member, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.
Research interests: Conflict cities; the politics of insecurity; Latin America; cities of the Global South; and relationships between... Read more about Diane Davis
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Frances Hagopian

Faculty Associate; Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.
Steering Committee Member, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.

Research interests: Comparative politics of Latin America, with a particular emphasis on Brazil.

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Jennifer Hochschild

Faculty Associate; Henry LaBarre Jayne Professor of Government; Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University; Harvard College Professor.
Steering Committee Member, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion.

Research interests: American politics, political philosophy, comparative politics of race and ethnicity, and immigrant incorporation...

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