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More about the researchers, lectures and support staff that make up our Social Anthropology department.

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Teaching and research staff


Dr Carlos Correa Angulo
Research Associate


Dr Sebastien Bachelet
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Arran Calvert
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Rupert Cox
Senior Lecturer and Director, Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology 


Dr Jamille Pinheiro Dias
Research Associate


Dr Sonja Dobroski
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Alexandra D'Onofrio
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Gillian Evans
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Lorenzo Ferrarini
Lecturer in Visual Anthropology


Dr Alysa Ghose
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Prof Maia Green
Professor of Social Anthropology


Prof Penny Harvey
Professor of Social Anthropology


Prof Andrew Irving
Head of Department
Professor of Anthropology


Prof Stef Jansen
Professor of Social Anthropology


Dr Petra Tjitske Kalshoven
Dalton Research Fellow


Dr Andy Lawrence
Senior Lecturer in Visual Anthropology and Film-maker in Residence


Dr Méadhbh McIvor
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Chloe Nahum-Claudel
Lecturer in Social Anthropology from Jan 2022


Dr Michelle Obeid
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Caroline Parker
Presidential Fellow (Academic)


Dr Ana Vivaldi Pasqua
Research Associate


Dr Madeleine Reeves
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Basak Sarac-Lesavre
Research Associate


Dr Tony Simpson
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr Jolynna Sinanan
Lecturer in Digital Anthropology


Dr Constance Smith
UKRI Future Leader Fellow


Dr Katherine Smith
Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Prof Karen Sykes
Professor of Social Anthropology


Dr Angela De Souza Torresan
Lecturer In Visual Anthropology


Dr Olga Ulturgasheva
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology 


Dr Soumhya Venkatesan
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Prof Peter Wade
Professor of Social Anthropology


Dr Chika Watanabe
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology


Dr William Wheeler
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow 


Honorary staff


Dr Jan Grill
Honorary Research Fellow


Dr Keir Martin
Honorary Senior Lecturer


Professor Pnina Werbner
Honorary Research Fellow


Emeritus Professors


Prof. Jeanette Edwards

Prof. John Gledhill

Prof. Nina Glick-Schiller

Prof. Paul Henley

Prof. Richard Werbner


Departmental Administrator

Val Lenferna
Email: val.lenferna@manchester.ac.uk