Regional Fellows

  • Beeta Baghoolizadeh

    Assistant Professor, Departments of History and Africana Studies, Bucknell University

    Project: The Family that Finds Each Other: Runaway slaves, dervishes, and abolition in early twentieth-century Iran, 1900-1929

    Beeta Baghoolizadeh (PhD, History, University of Pennsylvania) is an Assistant Professor of History and Africana Studies at Bucknell University. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of... (more)

  • Sarada Balagopalan

    Associate Professor, Department of Childhood Studies, Rutgers University

    Project: Crafting Related Selves in Precarious Times: Young Women and Retail Work in India

    Sarada Balagopalan is an Associate Professor of Childhood Studies at Rutgers University.  Broadly focused on postcolonial childhoods, Sarada’s research is directed at both challenging the exclusionary... (more)

  • Jennifer Mackenzie

    Assistant Professor of Italian Studies, Department of Italian Studies, Franklin & Marshall College

    Project: Vital Signs: Fiction, Philology, and the Coat of Arms in the Italian Renaissance

    Jennifer Mackenzie is Assistant Professor of Italian Studies at Franklin & Marshall College. She received her Ph.D. in Italian Studies from the University of California, Berkeley, and her B.A. in... (more)

  • Rachel Reynolds

    Associate Professor of Communication, Drexel University

    Project: Rape Starts at Home?  Kin Experience and Rape within the Social Imaginary

     With overarching interests in the anthropology of youth, families and human development, Reynolds has conducted field based research on the political economy of Nigerian migration, higher education in Cameroon, and... (more)