5 Questions With...

5 Questions

The Havighurst Center's new "5 Questions" series will consist of short interviews with various people who have been associated with the Havighurst Center over the years--former Miami faculty, teaching fellows, and collaborating colleagues from other universities--to talk shop on their work, their assessment of the field, and the role of the Havighurst Center in both.


Daniel Scarborough
Postdoctoral fellow at the Center from 2013-15 and now assistant professor of Russian history and religion at Nazarbayev University in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

Ted Holland
Postdoctoral fellow at the Center from 2013-16 and now Assistant Professor of Geography in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Arkansas.

Rebecca Mitchell
Postdoctoral fellow at the Center from 2011-13 and now Associate Professor of History at Middlebury College.

 Brigid O'Keeffe
Postdoctoral fellow at the Center in 2008-2009 and now Associate Professor of History at Brooklyn College.

Emily Channell-Justice
Former Havighurst Center teaching fellow (2016-19) and now the Director of the new Temerty Contemporary Ukraine Program at the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute.

Douglas Rogers
Former Havighurst Center Postdoctoral Fellow (2004-6) and Assistant Professor of Anthropology (2006-7) at Miami and now Professor of Anthropology at Yale University.

FALL 2020

December 14, 2020

Jonathan Dreeze
Miami alum and now Assistant Professor of History at Cornell College

November 11, 2020

Vitaly Chernetsky
Former Center faculty associate and now associate professor of Slavic languages and literatures at the University of Kansas.

October 19, 2020

Jacob (Jake) Hensh
Havighurst Center undergraduate fellow, who maintained close ties to the Center as he earned his M.A. in Political Science at Miami University. 

September 14, 2020

Gulnaz Sharafutdinova
Former faculty associate with the Center before she moved to King’s College London in 2013.