Current PhD & Master's Students 


Victor Mwakha Alati
Socio-cultural anthropology; local ecological knowledge; fisheries; tourism; ecosystem services


Rebecca Bathory
Dark semiotics: the capturing and circulation of dark tourist sites


Fasco I. Chengula
Knowing weather, strengthening rural livelihoods: the role of Indigenous knowledge weather forecast in agro-fishing communities in coastal Tanzania

Wen-Chi Chu
Body as Metaphor: Anthropology and Epistemologies of non-Anatomical Body Movement in the British Context
Herre de Bondt

Herre de Bondt

Human-Animal Studies, Multispecies Ethnography, Urban Anthropology, Ethnography, Biodiversity Conservation

Deepak Bhat Dundi 
Living with Wildlife in the Time of Human and Wildlife Conflict in the Western Ghats, India

Jess Hooks

Ancestral tourism, performance-as-research, traumascapes, phenomenology, co-creation, walking methodologies, multisensory learning, de/colonialism and ethnographic practice

Felicity Inns
The Poppy: Poetry and Patriotism or Power and Politics

Alex Mullan

Multispecies Ethnography; Microhistory; Human-Animal Relations; Tacit Knowledge

Kisiaya Saruni Mwasuni
Artisanal fisheries’ maritime oral tradition and heritage practices in Bagamoyo, coastal Tanzania
Monicah N. Sairo
Crafts production and marine heritage making in Lamu Island, Kenya

Miranda Ventrella (@MirandaVentrel1)

Cognition, emotions, changes in nasal temperature and breathing rate in Barbary macaques using infrared thermograph


Recent PhD Students 

Giovanna Capponi
Chickens, ritual and sacrifice in Candomblé (Italy and Brazil)

Yu-chun Chen
Individuality, identity and embodiment: a case study of changing careers to become a dancer

Piotr Fedurek
Social bonds and stress in a hunter-pastoralist community

Jonathan Karkut 
The emergence of the Geoparks network

Zina Morbach
Social resilience in baboons

Ricardo Ontillera
The culture of cockfighting in the Canary Islands