People

Meet the team at the Department of Social Anthropology.

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Dr Bridget Bradley

Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Dr Vindhya Lakshmi Buthpitiya

Associate Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Dr Melissa Demian

Senior Lecturer

Socio-legal studies; legal and colonial history; disputing systems; gender; space; temporality; property theory; kinship; cooperatives and mutualism; Pacific ethnography.

Dr Taras Fedirko

British Academy Research Fellow

Dr Sean Field

Research Fellow

Economic Anthropology; Ethics; Energy; Finance; Resource Extraction; Economic Geography; Ethnography; Quantitative Methods

Prof Mark Harris

Head of School

Professor of Historical Anthropology

Dr Mette High

Reader

Energy ethics and climate change, economic and religious life.

Dr Richard Irvine

Lecturer

Religious life; rationalisation, disenchantment, and unknowing; environmental change; and the relationship between human life and deep time in the UK and Mongolia. 

Dr Aimee Joyce

Lecturer

History, Borderlands, Hauntology, Trauma, Death and the dead, Material Culture, Religious Pluralism, Genealogy, Heritage and Post-Conflict societies.

Dr Daniel Knight

Reader

History and Anthropology, Economic Anthropology, Anthropology of the Future, Anthropology of Crisis, Time and Temporality, Renewable Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, Modern Greece, European (especially Balkan and Mediterranean) Anthropology, Michel Serres

Dr Karen Lane

Evening Degree Co-ordinator (Social Anthropology)

Urban anthropology; anthrozoology; anthropology of performance, literature and the senses

Dr Peter Loovers

Research Fellow in Social Anthropology

Prof Christos Lynteris

Professor of Medical Anthropology

Medical Anthropology, Medical History, Epidemics, Zoonosis, Plague, Global Health, Epistemology, Medical Visual Culture, Colonial Medicine, Multispecies Anthropology

Ms Caroline Mburu

Research Fellow (Developing Effective Rodent Control Strategies to Reduce Disease Risk)

Dr Cecilia McCallum

Dr Cecilia McCallum

Professorial Fellow in Amerindian Studies

Dr Stavroula Pipyrou

Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Political Anthropology, Minorities, Displacement, Equality and Diversity, Children, Governance, Civil Society, Violence and Crime, Cold War, Silence, Performance and Dance, Death, Italy, Greece, Brazil, Turkey

Dr Emilka Skrzypek

CEE Senior Policy Fellow

resource extraction, stakeholder engagement, mining, Papua New Guinea, social impacts, Melanesia

JA

Mr Jonathan Alderman

Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Maria Amaral

Honorary Research Fellow

Prof Margaret Bennett

Honorary Teaching Fellow

Dr Bruno Guimaraes

Honorary Research Fellow

SK

Dr Simon Kenema

Honorary Research Fellow

CL

Dr Christine Lee

Honorary Research Fellow

HL

Dr Huw Lloyd-Richards

Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Andrew Moutu

Honorary Professor

LO

Dr Laura Obermuller

Honorary Lecturer

PS

Dr Priscila Santos da Costa

Honorary Research Fellow

Prof Marilyn Strathern

Honorary Professor

Prof Aparelida Vilaca

Honorary Professor

GB

Gregory Bablis

ENB

Emanuela Nadia Borghi

MB

Manuela Burghelea

CC

Christine Conlon

DD

Daniel Davies

LD

Louise Decottigny

CFM

Camila Ferreira Marinelli

EMF

Eunice Meghan Flynnperrault

PHV

Pablo Herrera Veitia

GM

Giovanni Masara

NM

Nathan McAllister

SO

Sarah O'Brien

EP

Evgeniya Pakhomova

GP

Grzegorz Palka

LS

Lorenzo Sapochetti

SS

Sharonne Specker

HT

Hector Trujillo

AV

Andreas Vavvos

Mrs Nikki Broughton

Mrs Nikki Broughton

Senior UG & PG Administrator

KB

Miss Kirsty Brown

Event Coordinator

SD

Mr Sean Dougall

Undergraduate Administrator

KD

Miss Karen Drysdale

Senior Postgraduate Administrator

Mrs Gayle Erwin

Mrs Gayle Erwin

Senior Undergraduate Administrator

Mrs Lynn Hynd

Mrs Lynn Hynd

Senior Research Administrator

LJ

Ms Linda Jeffrey

Undergraduate Administrator

Miss Elise Kidd

Miss Elise Kidd

Digital Support Modern Apprentice

KM

Miss Kirstin McCarle

Postgraduate Administrator

Mrs Lisa Neilson

Mrs Lisa Neilson

Centre Administrator and Research Coordinator

RP

Mrs Rhona Paterson

Administrative Assistant

Ms Lucie Randal

Ms Lucie Randal

School and Teaching Coordinator

DS

Mrs Diane Scott

Senior Research Administrator