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Joseph Anderson Anthropology of the United States,Gun Culture,Gun Ownership,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,California,Intergenerational Transmission,History,Kinship,National Belonging,San Diego  s0824638@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sebastien Bachelet Postdoctoral Research Fellow Morocco,illegality,arts,advocacy,Political participation,sub-Saharan migration,Migration Studies,Forced displacement  Seb.Bachelet@ed.ac.uk
Sebastien Bachelet Morocco,political anthropology,Human rights,Migration studies,illegality,advocacy,creative arts  Seb.Bachelet@ed.ac.uk
Alan Barnard Professor Emeritus; Honorary Professorial Fellow; formerly Professor of the Anthropology of Southern Africa Southern Africa,Hunter gatherers,Human origins,Origins of language,Archaeology and anthropology,History of anthropology  A.Barnard@ed.ac.uk
Richard Baxstrom Senior Lecturer; Co-Director, Atelier: Creative Arts and the Social Sciences network; Co-Editor, Visual Culture in Britain Urban anthropology,Cinema,Art,popular culture,Southeast Asia,Anthropology and Philosophy,Anthropology of ethics,Religion And Ritual,Witchcraft,History of anthropology,North America,Neoliberal Governmentality,Neoliberalism 5.29 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 4051
Richard.Baxstrom@ed.ac.uk
Tom Boylston Lecturer Ethiopia,the Ethiopian Orthodox Church,Anthropology of Christianity,Media anthropology,Game studies 5.03 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 3909
tom.boylston@ed.ac.uk
Bridget Bradley Medical Anthropology,Diagnosis,Classification,identity,Beauty,Hair,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,gender,femininity and masculinity,shame and stigma,Mental Health,Self Care,Medicalisation and Expertise,Activist Anthropology,Silence,Trichotillomania,Body Focussed Repetitive Behaviours,Anthropology of Britain  +44 (0)784 0011 224
Bridget.Bradley@ed.ac.uk
Francesca Bray Professor of Social Anthropology Material Culture,China and East Asia,Gender regimes,Agriculture and the politics of food,Technology and society 3.18 
18 Buccleuch Place
francesca.bray@ed.ac.uk
Marina Fernández-Buil Anthropology of History,Anthropology of the Senses,Ethnomusicology,Historicity,Temporality,Embodiment,Performing Arts,Politics of Space,Memory,Cultural Rights,Culture Commodification,Heritage,Politics of Representation and Knowledge Production,Collaborative Ethnography,Hereditary Musicians,Western Rajasthan,South Asia  s1682722@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Lucy Bull Childhood and Youth Studies,ethnography,national identity,organizations and institutions  n.l.bull@sms.ed.ac.uk
Janet Carsten Professor of Social and Cultural Anthropology 5.24 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 3935
J.carsten@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Dr Evangelos Chrysagis Ethics and morality,Music and sound,Do-it-Yourself / DiY  
Juan Alberto Claux Anthropology of psychiatry,Schizophrenia and other mental illnesses,Medical ethics,Biomedicine and politics  J.A.CLAUX@sms.ed.ac.uk
Jacob Copeman Senior Lecturer South Asia,Gurus,Atheism,Blood Donation,Tissue Economies,Social Reform,Media,Technology and society,India,Medical Anthropology,Names and Naming 5.03 Chrystal Macmillan Building
+44 (0)131 6506860
Magnus Course Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology Britain,ethnography,Mythology and folklore,Memory,Language and Identity,Gaelic Scotland,crofting,Environment,fishing,the sea 5.23 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 651 3893
Magnus.Course@ed.ac.uk
Jamie Cross Senior Lecturer, Social Anthropology ethnography,International development,South Asia,renewable energy,Solar photovoltaics,Technology and society,Economic anthropology Room 5.28 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
Office: +44(0)1316515181 Mobile: +44(0)7552817310
jamie.cross@ed.ac.uk
Resto Cruz Kinship and relatedness,Siblingship,personhood,Work,social mobility,Middle class,Inequality,Inheritance,Education,Professions,Transnational labour migration,Care,Intergenerational relations,Philippines,Southeast Asia,Austronesia  R.S.Cruz@sms.ed.ac.uk
Jennifer Curtis Postdoctoral Fellow  Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
jennifer.curtis@ed.ac.uk
Don Duprez Medical Anthropology,Indigenous cosmologies,kinship and gender,Reproductive Health,Anthropology of time,Refugee studies,Urban anthropology,Religious practices,Biomedical knowledge(s), practices and technologies,Diaspora and transnationalism,Subjectivity and Personhood,organizations and institutions,ethnography,China and East Asia,Southeast Asia  1-720-980-6382
DonDuprez@gmail.com
Stefan Ecks Programme Director Medical Anthropology Medical Anthropology,Medical pluralism,Anthropology of Pharmaceuticals,Anthropology of food,Transcultural psychiatry 4.28 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 6969
Stefan.Ecks@ed.ac.uk
Alexander Edmonds Professor of Social and Medical Anthropology 3.24 
18 Buccleuch Place
+44 (0)131 650 9920
alex.edmonds@ed.ac.uk
Joost Fontein Lecturer in Social Anthropology 5.25 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 651 3861
J.Fontein@ed.ac.uk
Daisy Fung anthropology at home,chronic illness,chronicity,ordinary ethics,friendship,London,biography,citizenship,medical anthropology  dfung@ed.ac.uk / d.fung@ed-alumni.net
Jamie Furniss Lecturer in International Development Middle East and North Africa,Anthropology of development,Egypt,Waste and waste collectors 5.22 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 651 5675
jamie.furniss@ed.ac.uk
Alex Gapud Memory,identity,England,Post-imperialism,Materiality,Politics of Memory,Past-presencing,Historical consciousness,heritage,colonial aphasia,Silence,Metropolitan Postcolonial Memory  +44(0)7580 268376
A.Gapud(at)ed.ac.uk
Sandalia Genus Medical Anthropology,Pharmaceuticals,Vaccination,Political Economy of Health,Malaria,Clinical Trials,Global Health,International development,Tanzania  s.genus@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alysa Ghose Feminism,gender,Religious Identity,Witchcraft,femininity and masculinity,Intersectionality,spirits and the dead,Cuba,Latin America and the Caribbean,Power (domination,authority,legitimacy),personhood,ontology,spiritual development,intergenerational relationships,Kinship,knowledge production,empathy,intuition,African diaspora religions,embodiment and materiality,race  +44 7961902513
a.e.ghose@sms.ed.ac.uk
Véronique Gilbert Sexuality,Seduction,Material Culture,Witchcraft,Anthropology of emotions,Gender,Marriage and polygamy,Anthropology of food,Anthropology of Love,Feminism,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,Senegal  veronique.gilbert@ed.ac.uk
Chrissie Wanner multispecies ethnography,medical and veterinary anthropology,Kinship,Human-animal relationships,Britain  chrissiewanner@gmail.com
Marcelo Gonzalez Galvez Symmetric Anthropology,Anthropology of Knowledge,Amerindian Studies,Ethnicity and Identity,Indigenous Epistemologies  +44 (0)131 650 4203
m.i.gonzalez-galvez@sms.ed.ac.uk
Anthony Good Professor Emeritus; Professorial Fellow Family and kinship  Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
A.Good@ed.ac.uk
Chandra Gurung  c.s.gurung@sms.ed.ac.uk
Andreas Hackl Postdoctoral Fellow in Social Anthropology, ESRC Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) 4.03 
21 Buccleuch Place
+44 (0)131 6511730
andreas.hackl@ed.ac.uk
Ian Harper Professor of Anthropology of Health and Development; Director, Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology (EdCMA) International development,South Asia,Medical Anthropology,Global Health Policy 6.07 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 3816
ian.harper@ed.ac.uk
John Harries Senior Teaching Fellow Social memory,time and temporality,indigeneity and identity (particularly in postcolonial settler societies),matter and materiality,the senses and the environment,Canada,Newfoundland,the Beothuk 5.25 Chrystal Macmillan Building
+44 (0)131 651 3065
j.harries@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Gaia von Hatzfeldt Politics of transparency and accountability, governance, anti-corruption activism,Social movements, civil society,Anthropology of democracy, India  s0928325@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Naomi Haynes Chancellor's Fellow and Lecturer in Social Anthropology Christianity,Political economy,Southern Africa,Hierarchy,Values,Economic anthropology,Religion And Ritual 4.10 Chrystal Macmillan Building
George Square
+44(0)131 650 4052
Naomi.Haynes@ed.ac.uk
Luke Heslop Postdoctoral Research Fellow 3.12 Chrystal Macmillan Building
George Square
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Luke.Heslop@ed.ac.uk
Luke Heslop Sri Lanka; class; kinship; families; business; politics; politicking; merchants and traders; markets; work; protests; performance; and vegetables.  
Casey High Senior Lecturer 5.21 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
01316515180
C.High@ed.ac.uk
Lotte Hoek Senior Lecturer, Social Anthropology Media anthropology,Sexuality,Visual Culture,Cinema,Urban Ethnography,South Asia,Bangladesh,Pakistan 5.01 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 6544
lotte.hoek@ed.ac.uk
Delwar Hussain Chrystal Macmillan Fellow Elections,ethnography,State building,Storytelling and ethnography,Gender and Sexuality,Borderlands,Bangladesh,Fences,South Asia,Modernisation Rm 3.17, 3F2 
18 Buccleuch Place
+44 (0)131 651 5071
dhussain@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Laura Jeffery Senior Lecturer, Social Anthropology; Associate Dean (Research Ethics), College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Forced displacement,Migration studies,Environmental anthropology,Environmental Sociology,Indian Ocean studies,Anthropology of Britain,Mauritius,Chagos islanders,Critical heritage studies,Environment and society,Conservation and development,Human-environment relations,Maldives,Seychelles,Roads and infrastructure,connective infrastructure 5.20 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (131) 651 3860
laura.jeffery@ed.ac.uk
Heid Jerstad Climate change,Weather,HImalaya,India 4.03 
21 Buccleuch Place
+44 (0) 13165513997
heid.jerstad@ed.ac.uk
Tobias Kelly Professor of Political and Legal Anthropology Political and legal anthropology,Political violence,Pacifism,Human rights,Anthopology of Britain,Historical Anthropology,Israeli-Palestinian conflict 3.23 
18 Buccleuch Place
+44 (131) 650 3986
Toby.Kelly@ed.ac.uk
Lilian Kennedy Memory,Subjectivity and Personhood,Dementia,Care,Love,time and temporality,Family relationships,Kinship and relatedness,STS,GPS tracker technology,NHS  s1361404@sms.ed.ac.uk
Justin Kenrick Honorary Fellow Climate Change and Sustainability: Can community responses in the Global North and South enable the politically possible to be reshaped by the ecologically necessary?,Central Africa: Is it possible to reconceptualise and reshape conservation and development projects so that they support rather than devastate local people's lives?,Commons Regimes, Indigenous Peoples Rights and Life Projects:  
Dr László Lajtai Psychiatric Anthropology,Anthropological Linguistics,Mauritius,Indian Ocean,Inequality,Caste,Slavery and Slave Trade  +44 (0)131 6504688
l.lajtai@sms.ed.ac.uk
Dr. Jenny Lawy Anthropology of Botswana,Indigenous Peoples,higher education,identity politics,Power,minority politics,minority rights,Advocacy,recogntion,voice,democracy,Citizenship  +44 (0)7432423105
j.lawy@ed.ac.uk or jennylawy@gmail.com
Hannah Lesshafft Medical Anthropology,art and healing,self-and-other,Imagination,care,self-care,Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM),Faith healing,Social Movements,Health inequalities,Ethnography,Mixed methods research,Brazil  H.Lesshafft@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Henrietta Lidchi  H.Lidchi@nms.ac.uk
Lucy Lowe Refugee studies,Reproductive Health,Maternity,Medical Anthropology,Immigration and asylum policy,Humanitarianism,Legal anthropology,Somalia,Kenya,Urban anthropology,Fertility  
Siobhan Magee ERC Postdoctoral Research Fellow Kinship and relatedness,Marriage,History and Memory,especially as explored through intergenerational relations,Gender and Sexuality,Material Culture,United States,Poland B.31 
19 George Square
siobhan.magee@ed.ac.uk
Mairi O'Gorman Values,Indian Ocean,Seychelles,Youth,Return / transnational migration,intimacy  s1259259@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Laura Major Career Development Fellow, Social Anthropology Ethnography,Memory,Material Culture,Conflict and Post-Conflict Politics,Museum Studies,Anthropology of Death,Anthropology of the body 3.20, 3F1 
18 Buccleuch Place
0131 6511 329
l.major@ed.ac.uk
Diego Malara the Ethiopian Orthodox Church,spirit possession,divination,art and healing,personhood,orthodoxy and heterodoxy,fasting and ascetism,passions and passiones  diegomalara@hotmail.it
Roslyn Malcolm Autism,Biomedical knowledge(s),practices and technologies,Embodiment,Emergent Forms of Life,Empathy,Intersubjectivity,Medical Anthropology,Human-animal relationships  +44 (0)131 623 2860
R.C.Malcolm@sms.ed.ac.uk
Iris Marchand  Iris.Marchand@ed.ac.uk
Q. Adam Marshall Cambodia,Phnom Penh,Religion And Ritual,Khmer Buddhism,Khmer Evangelical Christianity,belief,the 'heart',ethics,Space,place and the city,Subjectivity and Personhood,nationalism,Modernity,Anthropology of the state  q.a.marshall@sms.ed.ac.uk
Rebecca Marsland Head of Social Anthropology; Senior Lecturer Medical Anthropology,Tanzania,East Africa,Funerals,International development,HIV and AIDS,Witchcraft,Human-animal relationships,Bees,Veterinary Anthropology 5.10 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 651 3864
R.Marsland@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Sidharthan Maunaguru Newton Fellow 5.12 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
Maya Mayblin Lecturer 5.06 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
maya.mayblin@ed.ac.uk
Stephen McConnachie Uganda,Buganda,East Africa,Happiness,Conceptions and pursuit of the good life,Well-being,Values,Morality  s.mcconnachie-3@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hannah McInnes-Dean Maternity,Paternity,Parents and parenthood,Gender and parenting,Sex & Gender,Reproductive Health,Kinship,Medical Anthropology,Childbearing,Perinatal care and support,Parental Leave  h.j.mcinnes-dean@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alice Nagle Performativity,Sexuality,Religious Identity,Childbearing,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,Christianity,Comedy and Humour,gender,marriage,Religion And Ritual,Kinship,Anthropology of the United States,Subjectivity and Personhood,agency,East Africa,life cycles,ethics and ideology,pregnancy,Pregnancy Loss,social reproduction  a.e.nagle@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Kate Milosavljevic Post-doctoral research fellow Science and technology studies,Human-animal relationships,Bees,Biomedical knowledge(s),practices and technologies,Agriculture and the politics of food,new scientific and medical technologies,,Urban Ethnography,Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods,prostheses,Technology and society 3.22 
18 Buccleuch Place
+44 (0)131 650 6630
k.milosavljevic@ed.ac.uk
Tine Armed Forces,Military cultures,Medical anthropology,Mental Health,Ethnicity and culture,Violence,Trauma and PTSD  t.molendijk@sms.ed.ac.uk
Agathe C. Mora Anthropology of Law,Bureaucracy,property restitution,Transitional justice,Anthropology of institutions,Evidence,Kosovo,Europe  a.mora@ed.ac.uk
Declan Murray Electricity,Rubbish,Trash,Mapping,Visualisation,Solar,Energy,Waste,Power,Design,Repair,Photovoltaics,E-waste,Maintenance  s0804505@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alex Nading Lecturer in Social Anthropology; Deputy Director, Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology; Programme Director, MSc Medical Anthropology Medical Anthropology,Environmental anthropology,Science and technology studies,Latin American Culture and Society 4.10 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44(0)131 651 5120
Alex.Nading@ed.ac.uk
Pia Noel Medical Anthropology,Mental Health,Humanitarian intervention,Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM),Body Work,Poverty,International development,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,Nepal,Buddhism,Hinduism,Yoga,Social Determinants of Health,Discourses of Health and Wellness,Neo and Post-Colonial Studies,Resilience,Global Health,South Asia  Pia.Noel@ed.ac.uk
R. Elliott Oakley Amazonia,Numeracy,Guyana  r.e.oakley@sms.ed.ac.uk
Katarina Ockova Kinship and relatedness,History and Memory, especially as explored through intergenerational relations,Jewishness,Diaspora and transnationalism,Marriage and marital preferences,Community Belonging,Religion And Ritual,gender,Slovakia  K.Ockova@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Takamasa Osawa Indonesia, Sumatra, Indigeneity, ethnicity, tribal identity, post-foragers  T.OSAWA-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Galina Oustinova-Stjepanovic Senior Research Fellow (Ancon, ERC funded) Sovereignty,Cosmopolitics,Anti-Zionism,Jewish Left,Russia,Anthropology of Religion,Macedonia,Failure,Cultures of atheism 4.12 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
G.Oustinova-Stjepanovic@ed.ac.uk
Dr Tristan Partridge Value,Collective Action,Work & Labour,Indigenous Life Projects,Energy & Infrastructure,Fracking  tristan.partridge@ucsb.edu
Tania Porqueddu Medical Anthropology,Population movement/migration and health,Medical pluralism,Anthropology of Pharmaceuticals,Anthropology of food,Transcultural psychiatry  tania.porqueddu@ed.ac.uk
Annie Ramirez Scottish Catholicism,Popular Religion and Institutional Religion,Community Belonging,Scottish Hebrides  A.K.Ramirez@sms.ed.ac.uk
Lindsay Randall Gender,,Kinship,Islam,International development,Ethiopia,Marriage and polygamy,Anthropology of time,Feminist Theory,Political Anthropology,Ecnomic Anthropology,Anthropology of Childhood,Agency and Subjectivity  +44 07397812730
lindsay.randall@ed.ac.uk
Liz Ravalde  e.ravalde@sms.ed.ac.uk
Jeevan Sharma Lecturer in South Asia and International Development; Programme Director- MSc International Development; Deputy Director, Graduate School of Social and Political Science (Director PGT); Deputy Director- Global Development Academy Migrant labor,Migration and development,livelihoods,Gender and Development,Youth,human rights,Development and Humanitarian Aid,Global Health,Reproductive & child health,Monitoring and Evaluation,Nepal and the Himalaya,South Asia 5.01 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0) 131 6511760
jeevan.sharma@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Ting Ting Shum China,Infectious Disease,Tuberculosis,Public Health Practice and Policy,Care,Subjectivity and Personhood,Value  t.shum@sms.ed.ac.uk
Kimberly Sigmund Natural Medicine,Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM),Mexico,Latin American Culture and Society,Healthcare,Medical Anthropology,Power (domination, authority, legitimacy)  S0898226@sms.ed.ac.uk
Leila Sinclair-Bright Career Development Fellow (Research and Teaching) Politics of belonging,Citizenship,Political and legal anthropology,Zimbabwe,Land Reform,Human rights,Humanitarianism,ethnography,postcolonial state and civil society 3.22 
18 Buccleuch Place
+44 (0) 131 6506630
Leila.Sinclair-Bright@ed.ac.uk
Jonathan Spencer Regius Professor of South Asian Language, Culture and Society Religion and Politics,Sri Lanka,South and Southeast Asia,Buddhism,War and peace 5.02 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 3944
jonathan.spencer@ed.ac.uk
Alice Street Senior Lecturer; Chancellors Fellow Anthropology of Melanesia,Biomedical knowledge(s), practices and technologies,hospital ethnography,State building,International development,Bureaucratic Power,nutraceuticals 4.26 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+33 (0)131 6515573
Alice.Street@ed.ac.uk
Neil Thin Senior Lecturer, Social Anthropology; Deputy Director of the Undergraduate School (Progression and Student Experience) happiness,wellbeing and the good life,social planning,appreciative (positive) research and planning 5.27 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 3880
n.thin@ed.ac.uk
Dimitri Tsintjilonis Lecturer Death, religion and ritual,Indigenous cosmologies,personhood,Sacred violence,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body 5.30 Chrystal Macmillan Building
15a George Square
+44 (0)131 650 3934
D.Tsintjilonis@ed.ac.uk
Grit Wesser Career Development Fellow (teaching and research) history and memory,kinship and gender,ritual and personhood,Eastern Germany,Anthropology of the state,Migration and citizenship,Anthropology of Europe,Cold War and post-Cold War studies,Secularity 3.20, 3F1 
18 Buccleuch Place
+44 (0)131 650 4681
Grit.Wesser@ed.ac.uk
Catherine Whittaker Gender,and Violence,Mexico,Mesoamerica,Nahuatl,morality,cosmology,Narrative,Texts and Discourse,Intersectionality,Catholicism,Marginality,Democracy,Religion And Ritual,Politics of Indigeneity,Cosmopolitics,Testimony and memory  s1355862@sms.ed.ac.uk
Inna Yaneva-Toraman Anthropology of the body,personhood,death,Melanesia,Material Culture,Masks,Religion And Ritual,Christianity,Economic anthropology,land ownership,indigenous rights,Conservation and development  i.yaneva-toraman@ed.ac.uk
Candice Hiu-Yan Yu UK,Citizenship,Marriage and Intimate Relationships,Chinese would-be-permanent migrants,Social Mobility  s1554512@sms.ed.ac.uk