2016

James Feigenbaum

James Feigenbaum

PhD in Economics, 2016.
Assistant Professor of Economics, Boston University
Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research


Postdoctoral Research Associate and Lecturer, Economics Department, Princeton University, 2016-2017.

Winner of the Alan Nevins Prize for best dissertation in US economic history, Economic History Association, 2016.

Noam Gidron

Noam Gidron

PhD in Political Science, 2016.
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and Program in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics (PPE), Hebrew University.


Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance Fellow, Princeton University, 2017-2018.

 

Awarded Alon Fellowship for Outstanding Researchers, The Israeli Council for Higher Education, 2019-2022.

Winner of the Kellogg/Notre Dame Award for best paper in comparative politics (with co-authors James Adams and Will Horne), Midwest Political Science Association, 2019.

 

Awarded Harvard University's Edward M. Chase Prize for the best dissertation in international politics, 2016.

Alexander Hertel-Fernandez

Alexander Hertel-Fernandez

PhD in Government & Social Policy, 2016.
Assistant Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University.


Politics at Work, by Alexander Hertel-FernandezAlexander Hertel-Fernandez's first book, Politics at Work: How Employers Deploy Their Workers to Shape American Politics and Public Policy, examines how employers are increasingly recruiting their workers into politics – and why Americans should care. Oxford University Press (2018).

Winner of the American Political Science Association's Robert A. Dahl Award for scholarship of the highest quality on the subject of democracy by an untenured scholar, 2019.

Winner of the American Political Science Association's Gladys M. Kammerer Award for best book in the field of U.S. national policy, 2019.

Alex’s second book, State Capture: How Conservative Activists, Big Businesses, and Wealthy Donors Reshaped the American States — and the Nation, State Capture, by Alexander Hertel-Fernandezexamines how conservative donors, activists, and businesses built up cross-state political networks since the 1970s that allowed them to transform state policy and politics – and why progressives lagged behind in their efforts to build liberal state-level clout. Oxford University Press (2019).

Winner (with co-authors Matto Mildenberger and Leah Stokes) of the American Political Science Association's Jack Walker Award for a published article that makes an outstanding contribution to research and scholarship on political organizations and parties. The article, "Legislative Staff and Representation in Congress," appears in the American Political Science Review 113 (1), 2018.

Winner of the American Political Science Association's Harold D. Lasswell Prize for best PhD dissertation in the field of public policy, 2017.

Winner of the American Political Science Association's Fiona McGillivray Prize for best paper in political economy presented at the previous year's APSA annual meeting, 2017.

Winner of the Midwest Political Science Association's Patrick J. Fett Award for best paper presented at the MPSA annual meeting on Congress and the presidency, 2017.

Wei Huang

Wei Huang

PhD in Economics, 2016.
President's Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore.


NBER Post-Doctoral Fellow on the Economics of an Aging Workforce, National Bureau of Economic Research, 2016-2017.

David  Hureau

David Hureau

PhD in Sociology and Social Policy, 2016.
Assistant Professor, School of Criminal Justice, University at Albany, State University of New York.
Faculty Affiliate, University of Chicago Crime Lab.


Awarded the University at Albany President’s Award for Exemplary Public Engagement, 2019. Hureau's Seminar in Public Criminology was recognized for creating innovative service and partnership projects that address the complexities of the criminal justice system.

Anthony Abraham Jack

Anthony Abraham Jack

PhD in Sociology, 2016.
Assistant Professor, Harvard Graduate School of Education.
Shutzer Assistant Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.


Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows, 2016-2019.

The Privileged Poor, by Anthony Abraham JackAnthony Abraham Jack's first book, The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, reveals how―and why―disadvantaged students struggle at elite colleges, and explains what these schools can do differently if these students are to thrive. Harvard University Press (2019).

Amherst College Harold Wade Jr. ‘68 Fellowship, Amherst College, 2016.

National Center of Institution Diversity Emerging Diversity Scholar, University of Michigan, 2016.

Tribute to Black Men Faculty Award, Association of Black Harvard Women, Harvard University, 2015.

Graduate Student Paper Award, Education Problems Division, Society of the Study of Social Problems, 2015.

Star Family Prize for Excellence in Advising Award, Harvard College, 2015.

Charles V. Willie Minority Graduate Student Award, Eastern Sociological Society, 2015.

Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award, Section on Children and Youth, American Sociological Association, 2014.

David Lee Stevenson Award for best Graduate Student Paper, Honorable Mention, Sociology of Education Section, American Sociological Association 2014.

Harvard College Race Relations Adviser Award, 2013

Simon Jaeger

Simon Jäger

PhD in Economics, 2016.
Silverman (1968) Family Career Development Assistant Professor of Economics, MIT.


Postdoctoral researcher, Institute on Behavior and Inequality (briq), University of Bonn, 2016-2017.

Winner of the W.E. Upjohn Institute Dissertation Award for best dissertation in employment research, 2016.

Jeremy R. Levine

Jeremy R. Levine

PhD in Sociology, 2016.
Assistant Professor of Organizational Studies and Sociology, University of Michigan.
Elizabeth  Linos

Elizabeth Linos

PhD in Public Policy, 2016.
Assistant Professor, Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley.


VP and Head of Research and Evaluation, Behavioral Insights Team – North America, 2016-2017.

John  Marshall

John Marshall

PhD in Political Science, 2016.
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Columbia University.
Beth Schueler

Beth Schueler

EdD, Harvard Graduate School of Education.
Assistant Professor of Education and Public Policy, University of Virginia.


Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Program on Education Policy and Governance (PEPG), Harvard Kennedy School, 2016-2017.

Ariel White

Ariel White

PhD in Political Science, 2016.
Assistant Professor of Political Science, MIT.
Queenie Zhu

Queenie Zhu

PhD in Sociology and Social Policy, 2016.
Strategic Data Project Fellow, Center for Education Policy Research (CEPR), Harvard University, 2016-2018.