Fall 2019 Schedule

Note: All workshop meetings are held on Thursdays from 12:00 to 1:30 PM in William James Hall Room 450 unless otherwise noted.

September 17
Yossi Harpaz, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Tel Aviv University and Raphael Morrison Dorman Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program
Citizenship 2.0: Dual Nationality as a Global Asset
October 1
Maheen Haider, PhD Candidate in Sociology at Boston College
Aspirational Resilient Integrative strategies of the high-skilled, non-White Muslim Immigrant in the US
Linda Zhao, PhD Candidate in Sociology at Harvard University
Friendship Segregation and Consolidation by Immigrant Background and Ethnic Origins in Adolescent Classroom Networks
October 15
Kristina Bakkær Simonsen, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Aarhus University and Visiting Scholar at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University
Politics Feeds Back: How Being a Political Target Affects Conceptions of Politics and Motivations for Political Participation among Minority and Majority youths’ in Denmark
CANCELED: October 29
Tally Kritzman-Amir, Israel Institute Visiting Associate Professor of Sociology at Harvard University
The Methodology of Immigration Law
November 12
Justin Gest, Associate Professor of Policy and Government, George Mason University
Demographic Change and Backlash: A Comparative Historical Analysis of Six Majority Minority Countries
December 3
Mahreen Khan, PhD Student at the Institute for Work and Employment Research (IWER) at MIT Sloan School of Management
Role of social networks on labor market outcomes for international migration from Bangladesh
Mark Griffith, PhD Student in Sociology at Harvard University
Work and Wages for Recent Caribbean-American Migrants