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Past Fellows

Katlyn Carter
WCED Postdoctoral Fellow, 2017-19

Research Project: “Houses of Glass: Secrecy, Transparency, and the Birth of Representative Democracy”

Fields of Interest: Political history, political culture, public sphere, media history

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Margaret Hanson
Weiser Emerging Democracies Postdoctoral Fellow, 2017-18

Research Project: “Legalized Rent-Seeking: How Dictators Use Formal Institutions to Manage Corruption”

Fields of Interest: Authoritarian stability, political institutions, judicial politics

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Elizabeth Kaknes
Weiser Emerging Democracies Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016-17

Research Project: “Politics, Poverty, and Policy in Brazil”

Fields of Interest: Comparative politics, development, Latin American politics, democratic consolidation, public opinion, political behavior

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Pellumb Kelmendi
Weiser Emerging Democracies Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016-17

Research Project: “When Rebels become Politicians: The Transformation of Rebel Organizations into Political Parties and their Performance in Post-conflict Elections”

Fields of Interest: Comparative politics, party politics, ethnic conflict, civil war, democratization

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Jean Lachapelle
WCED Postdoctoral Fellow, 2017-19

Research Project: “Coercive Orders in the Middle East and North Africa”

Fields of Interest: Authoritarianism, state violence, Egypt, Middle East and North Africa

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Jennifer Schaefer
Weiser Emerging Democracies Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016-17

Research Project: “Critical Commemorations: Memorializing Rebels, Martyrs, and Heroes in Argentina, 1966-1983”

Fields of Interest: History, Latin American studies, memory studies

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Fiona Shen-Bayh
WCED Postdoctoral Fellow, 2018-20

Research Project: “Strategies of Repression: Judicial and Extrajudicial Methods of Autocratic Survival”

Fields of Interest: Post-authoritarian rule of law, judicial and extrajudicial repression strategies, weaponized courts

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