Some information about me
Matthias vom Hau is a Lewis-Gluckman Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Brooks World Poverty Institute. He has a PhD (2007) and MA (2001) from Brown University and a BA equivalent from Humboldt University Berlin (1998).
A comparative-historical sociologist by training, he has published on nationalism and state formation in Latin America, on the historical roots of social and economic development in the region, and on comparative-historical methods. He is currently completing a book manuscript, tentatively titled Contested Inclusion: Transformations of Nationalism in Mexico, Argentina, and Peru.
His next projects will explore the nexus between nationalism and health policy and the role of social movements in poverty reduction.
Nationalism and ethnicity, comparative development, education, health politics, social movements, Latin America