People

Meet the team at the Department of Social Anthropology.

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Dr Bridget Bradley

Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Dr Vindhya Buthpitiya

Lecturer

Conflict, Civil War, Political Violence, Nationalism, Resistance, State, Citizenship, Visual Culture, Photography, Cinema, Sri Lanka, Southasia 

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 Sean Field

Director of Policy

Sustainability; Energy; Finance; Ethics; Climate Change; Sustainability; Resource Extraction; Transition; Net Zero; Markets

Dr Mette High

Director of Research

Reader

Energy ethics and climate change, economic and religious life.

Dr Richard Irvine

Director of Teaching

Senior 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

Senior 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, Philosophical Anthropology, 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

Prof Christos Lynteris

Professor of Medical Anthropology

Medical Anthropology, Medical History, Historical Anthropology, Epidemics, Zoonoses, Plague, Global Health, Epidemiology, Epistemology, Medical Visual Culture, Colonial Medicine, Multispecies Anthropology, Critical Theory

Dr 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 Patrick O'Hare

Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Dr Sera Yeong Seo Park

Associate Lecturer in Social Anthropology

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

Lecturer in Energy Ethics

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

JA

Mr Jonathan Alderman

Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Sarah Bennison

Honorary Research Fellow

water, Peru, Andes, interdisciplinary

Dr Stephanie Bunn

Honorary Senior Lecturer

Prof Roy Dilley

Soc Anthrop Emeritus Professor

Prof Mark Harris

Honorary Professorial Research Fellow

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Dr Christine Lee

Honorary Research Fellow

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Dr Laura Obermuller

Honorary Lecturer

Dr Laura Roe

Honorary Research Fellow

RW

Miss Roujing Wu

Honorary Research Fellow

GB

Gregory Bablis

ENB

Emanuela Nadia Borghi

AB

Ashley Bowes

MB

Manuela Burghelea

CC

Christina Chalache

SD

Shanay Davis

LD

Louise Decottigny

CD

Cameron Dickie

CE

Connor Eckersall

MF

Mary Fairio

CFM

Camila Ferreira Marinelli

HF

Hannah Fitchett

KG

Klaudia Grat

SH

Sofia Hnezla

CL

Chang Liu

JM

Jida Malas

JM

James Martin

GM

Giovanni Masara

LM

Luke McGinty

JM

Josephine Mullen

BO

Bimbo Omopo

TO

Tom Ovens

EP

Evgeniya Pakhomova

GP

Grzegorz Palka

RR

Rebecka Rehnstroem

LS

Lorenzo Sapochetti

SS

Sharonne Specker

HT

Hector Trujillo

AV

Andreas Vavvos

MW

Madison Weir

ZZ

Zihuan Zhou

IA

Ms Israa Aljaish

Postgraduate Administrator

KA

Mrs Kareen Anderson

School Administrator

NB

Miss Natalie Bone

School and Undergraduate Administrator

JB

Dr Jack Bonnamy

Journal Manager

PC

Mr Paul Conlan

Event Coordinator

SF

Miss Sarah Frankowski

Senior Research Administrator (External Grants)

Mrs Lynn Hynd

Mrs Lynn Hynd

Senior Research Administrator

LJ

Ms Linda Jeffrey

Senior Undergraduate Administrator

KM

Miss Kirstin McCarle

Senior Postgraduate Administrator

NM

Mr Nick Mifsud

Centre Manager

RP

Mrs Rhona Paterson

Senior Undergraduate Administrator

Ms Nikki Steel

Ms Nikki Steel

Teaching Coordinator

Miss Sandra Tulloch

Miss Sandra Tulloch

Senior Research Administrator (Research Support)