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Dr Alex Aisher

Post:Teaching Fellow in Anthropology (Anthropology)
Other posts:Research Associate (Anthropology)
Location:ARTS C C231
Email:A.Aisher@sussex.ac.uk
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Biography

Alex is an environmental anthropologist with 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, and storytelling. In 2007 he was awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship (2007-2011), and in 2014 he was awarded the first student-led cross-university Teaching Award for 'Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching and Support' at the Univesity of Sussex.

Role

Teaching Fellow