Gould Center

John R. Dunbar Student Fellows

Current Fellows

Ratik Asokan will work with Professor Farrell on his book on the Novel Since World War II.

Caroline Lu will work with Professor Ascher on research about poverty alleviation and global democracy.

Yi Luo will work with Professor Venit-Shelton on the procurement of Chinese Medicine from 1850-1945.

Vivan Marwaha will work with Professor Sinha on an analysis of the international community's perception of India in literature and film.

Kailas Menon will work with Professor Ferguson on her book “’The Proper Order of Things: Language, Power, and Law in Ottoman Administrative Discourses.”

Alexander Reeser will work with Professor Rossum in researching his book on Justice Alito.

Elaine Sohng will work with Professor Chung-Kim on contextualization of early modern social welfare reform.

Past Fellows

Academic Year 2011-2012

Katie Browning will be working with Professor Skinner on her monograph about Juana Manuela Gorriti.

Eric Ferrer will serve as research assistant to Professor Nicholas Warner.

Koffi Kouassi will continue his work work with Professor Sinha on her research project related to HIV-AIDS in India and Brazil.

Aditya Pai Dhungat will dig into his project "Courage as a Virtue."

Katie Punsly will work with Professor Lobis on Milton's use of the word "Tend" in Paradise Lost.

Chloe Whang will work with Professor Obdrzalek on Plato’s treatment of madness in Phaedrus.

Inayat Chaudhry ('12), Nicholas Rowe ('13), Laura Sauvage ('14), Samuel Armstrong ('13), Daniel Lipson ('13), and Sunny Tsai ('13).

Academic Year 2010-2011

Ilsey Melendez, Mark Munro, Katherine Punsly, and Malini Sen.

Academic Year 2009-2010

Mika Kasuga, Mark Munro, Shahrzad Nikoo,Katie Punsly, Max Sterling, and Sara Stern worked with Dr. Robert Faggen (Literature) on the first volume of The Collected Letters of Robert Frost, to be published by Harvard University Press.

Elise Viebeck completed an initial transcription with annotations of Czeslaw Milosz's teaching notebooks, "Manichaeism Old and New." The Gould Center intends to publish them as part of a developing collaboration with the Milosz Institute.

Academic Year 2007-2008

Amy Berg will work with Dr. Paul Hurley (Philosophy) in designing the new philosophy module for the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics major at CMC.

Jason Foong will assist Dr. Arthur Rosenbaum (History) in a historiographical study of modern Chinese history textbooks from different areas of China.

Max Hodge will assist Dr. Robert Faggen (Literature).

Matthew Lopez will assist Dr. Christopher Nadon (Government) in restructuring Prof. Nadon's Government 20 (American Government) course and reworking its syllabus to include more readings on the practical workings of American institutions.

Silvia Lu will work with Dr. Audrey Bilger (Literature) on a study of embarrassment and masculinity in the novels of Laurence Sterne—thus advancing Prof. Bilger's larger project, "Embarrassment and the Making of the Modern Self."