Faculty

Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky

Director of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies
Professor of Government

Steven Levitsky is the Director of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University. As the David Rockefeller Professor of...

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Transitional Justice

Building data-driven strategies in conflict management, peacebuilding, and atrocity prevention.

 

What is Transitional Justice?
Transitional justice mechanisms are institutions—normally temporary—that are established to provide accountability for core international crimes such as genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes, including acts of political violence against civilians. These mechanisms include measures such as prosecution, truth commissions, and reparations. Transitional justice...

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Desmond Ang

Desmond Ang

Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

Desmond Ang is an applied economist and assistant professor at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. He is particularly interested in the intersection...

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Women's March Washington, D.C.

How to Stop a Power Grab

November 16, 2020

According to Erica Chenoweth, there is no one, single moment when a country crosses from a democracy into an autocracy. Instead, as she tells The New Yorker, "The norms and institutions can grow weaker over years, or decades, without people noticing."

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Aminta Ossom

Clinical Instructor, Harvard Law School
AlanJenkins

Alan Jenkins

Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School

Alan Jenkins is a Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School where he teaches courses on Race and the Law, Communication, and Social Justice. Before joining the Law School faculty, he was President and Co-Founder of The Opportunity Agenda, a social justice communication lab dedicated to the idea that our nation can and should be a place where everyone enjoys full and equal opportunity.... Read more about Alan Jenkins

James Waldo

James H. Waldo

Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Computer Science
Chief Technology Officer for the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

James H. Waldo is the Chief Technology Officer for the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences,...

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