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May 4, 2022

It has been a privilege to serve as director of the Mershon Center for the past four and a half years. The center has grown and changed immensely since I took on this role, and this feels like the…

April 15, 2022

Mershon Graduate Fellow Mariana Miguélez Gómez is a seventh-year PhD candidate in the department of political science and her research project is titled "The “Ethnic Card” and the Commodities Boom…

April 11, 2022

We are pleased to announce the Mershon Center’s new Programming and Research Leaders:  

Theodora Dragostinova (History) and Eric Schoon (Sociology) Thematic area: Peripheries and…
March 29, 2022

Dorothy Noyes, an Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor in the Department of English and professor of comparative studies, has been named director of the Mershon Center for International…

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Associate Professor of Law
Professor of History; Director, East Asian Studies Center
Andreas Dorpalen Professor of History