People

We are a community of students, scholars, and staff who share a dedication to understanding the region more deeply.

 

The views expressed by people affiliated with the Davis Center are as different as the people themselves and do not necessarily reflect institutional positions held by the center.

People

Executive Committee
Faculty Associate
Julie Buckler is Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and of Comparative Literature at Harvard University.
Center Associate
Jeffrey Burds is Associate Professor of History at Northeastern University and an Associate of the Davis Center at Harvard University.
Fields
Visiting Scholar
Irina Busygina is a scholar of comparative politics whose research focuses on post-Soviet Eurasia.
Advisory Board
Nicole Carter is a strategy and operations manager at Google, within YouTube’s content moderation team.
Graduate Student Associate
Anabelle Caso is a Ph.D. Candidate in Linguistics at Harvard University specializing in the syntax and morphology of Indo-Iranian languages.
Alumni
Frances Cayton is a graduate of the REECA Master's Program.
Fellow
Natia is a Ph.D. candidate and graduate lecturer at George Mason University. She works on protracted conflict peacebuilding and the South Caucasus region.
Center Associate
My research and teaching interests focus on the nexus of ethics, contract and history.