Announcing the 2018-19 Davis Center Fellows and Postdocs

Posted
April 03, 2018
Law & Legalities

Davis Center Fellows for 2018-19: Law and Legalities

We are happy to announce next year's Davis Center fellows on the theme Law & Legalities.

Tatiana Borisova
National Research University Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg
Imperial Russian law and violence
Spring

Tom Johnson
University of York (UK)
Law in medieval England
Year

Lena Salaymeh
Tel Aviv Law School
Islamic law and secularization
Year

Franziska Seraphim
Boston College
Japan & Germany, prosecution of war crimes
Fall

Mitra Sharafi
University of Wisconsin Law School
Forensics in 19th- and 20th-century colonial India
Fall

Elizabeth Thornberry
Johns Hopkins University
Colonial law in 19th- and 20th-century South Africa
Year

Barbara Welke
University of Minnesota
US injury law
Year

 

In addition, we welcome two postdoctoral fellows on the sub-theme of “Law & Difference”:

George Aumoithe
Ph.D. Columbia University, 2018
20th-century public health law and administration, race, and sexuality

Jonathan Connolly
Ph.D./J.D. Stanford, 2017
19th-century emancipation law and indentured labor migration in the British Empire

 

Angela N. H. Creager
Thomas M. Siebel Professor in the History of Science
Director, 2016–2020