Davis Center Fellows and Postdocs, Fall 2018

October 03, 2018

Davis Center Fellows for 2018-19: Law and Legalities

We are pleased to announce this year's fall Davis Center fellows on the theme Law & Legalities.

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

Lena Salaymeh
Tel Aviv Law School
Islamic law and secularization

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

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

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

Barbara Welke
University of Minnesota
US injury law


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