People

Asad A. Ahmed

Asad A. Ahmed

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Social Anthropology Program, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.
William James Hall 314 33 Kirkland Street Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-8355

Research interests: Legal and historical anthropology; colonialism and postcolonialism; Muslim societies; secularism and religion; ethnography of the state; Muslim nationalism in Pakistan; and South Asian history.

Emmanuel K. Akyeampong

Emmanuel K. Akyeampong

Faculty Associate. Professor of History, Department of History; Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.
1730 Cambridge Street Room 433 Cambridge, MA 02138 f: (617) 496-3425
p: (617) 496-3684

Research interests: West African history; Islam in sub-Saharan Africa; comparative slavery; social history of alcohol; ecology; social history; and cultural history.

Shireen  Al-Adeimi

Shireen Al-Adeimi

Doctoral Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education
Member, Academic Language Team
Sadik Al-Azm

Sadik Al-Azm

Visiting Scholar. Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, Damascus University.
1737 Cambridge Street Room K242 Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-5422

Research interests: Contemporary Arab social and political thought.

Charles R. Alcock

Charles R. Alcock

Director, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Professor of Astronomy
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 60 Garden St., MS 45 Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-7100

Research Interests:  The determination of the composition of cosmic dark matter, innovative surveys of the outer solar system, massive compact halo objects, comets and asteroids.

Alberto Alesina

Alberto Alesina

Faculty Associate. Nathaniel Ropes Professor of Political Economy, Department of Economics, Harvard University.
Littauer 324 Cambridge, MA 02138 f: (617) 495-7730
p: (617) 495-8388

Research interests: Political economy; monetary and fiscal policy; and macroeconomics.