Department of Anthropology

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Dr Alex Aisher

Post:Research Associate (Anthropology)
Location:ARTS C C206
Email:A.Aisher@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:8732
UK:01273 678732
International:+44 1273 678732
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Biography

Environmental anthropologist with 7+ years experience in undergraduate and graduate teaching, and 7+ years of funded doctoral and postdoctoral research. Research expertise in: multispecies ethnography, conservation (place-based conservation, wildlife trafficking, refugia), climate change (seasonality, extreme events, adaptation), indigenous environmental knowledge, forest and mountain ecologies, religion and ritual, storytelling. British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow (2007-2011). Awarded student-led cross-university Teaching Award for 'Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching and Support' (Sussex University, 2014).

Role

Research Associate