People

Research and Administrative Staff

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Peter Bearman

Jonathan R. Cole Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Innovative Theory and Empirics (INCITE)

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Mary Marshall Clark

Director, Columbia Center for Oral History Research

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Kimberly Springer

Curator, Oral History Archives, Columbia University Rare Book & Manuscript Library

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Michael Falco

Associate Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Innovative Theory and Empirics (INCITE)

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Terrell Frazier

Lead Interviewer, Obama Presidency Oral History Project

ADVISORY BOARD

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Lee C. Bollinger

Chair, President and Seth Low Professor of the University, Columbia University

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Peter Bearman

Vice-Chair, Director of the Interdisciplinary Center for Innovative Theory and Empirics (INCITE) and Jonathan R. Cole Professor of Sociology, Columbia University

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Danielle Allen

James Bryant Conant University Professor and Director, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University

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Douglas Brinkley

Katherine Tsanoff Brown Professor of Humanities, Rice University

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Karida Brown

Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles

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Jelani Cobb

Ira A. Lipman Professor of Journalism and Director of the Ira A. Lipman Center for Journalism and Civil and Human Rights, Columbia Journalism School

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Robert Dallek

Professor Emeritus of History, University of California, Los Angeles

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Farah Jasmine Griffin

William B Ransford Professor of English and Comparative Literature and Chair of the African American and African Diaspora Studies Department, Columbia University

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David Hollinger

Preston Hotchkis Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley

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Ira Katznelson

Ruggles Professor of Political Science and History, Columbia University

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Jennifer Lee

Professor of Sociology, Columbia University and President-Elect of the Eastern Sociological Society

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Kenneth Mack

Lawrence D. Biele Professor of Law and Affiliate Professor of History, Harvard University

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Helen Milner

B.C. Forbes Professor of Politics and International Affairs and Director of the Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance at the Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University

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Alondra Nelson

Harold F. Linder Professor, Institute for Advanced Study and President of the Social Science Research Council 

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Michele Norris

Radio journalist and former host of the National Public Radio (NPR) evening news program All Things Considered

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Vicki Lynn Ruiz

Distinguished Professor of History and Chicano/Latino Studies, History, School of Humanities, University of California, Irvine

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Theda Skocpol

Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology, Harvard University

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Keith Wailoo

Chair of the Department of History and Henry Putnam University Professor of History and Public Affairs, Princeton University