Department of Anthropology

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Dr Geert De Neve

Post:Professor of Social Anthropology & SouthAsian Studies (Anthropology, Sussex Centre for Migration Research)
Other posts:Head of Department of Anthropology (School of Global Studies)
Location:ARTS C C228
Email:G.R.De-Neve@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:3242
UK:01273 873242
International:+44 1273 873242

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Biography

Geert De Neve received a degree in Economics (1993) from the University of Antwerp, and an MSc (1994) and PhD (1998) in Social Anthropology from the London School of Economics. He came to Sussex in 1998, and is currently Professor of Social Anthropology and South Asian Studies.

Geert has conducted extensive fieldwork in south India since 1995 and has received funding from the ESRC, DfID, the Leverhulme Trust and the British Academy to carry out research on textile and garment industries in Tamil Nadu as well as on MGNREGA and social protection in South India.