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Ms Nasreen Akhter

Post:Research student (Anthropology)
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My research interests lie broadly in the field of Gender migration, intersectionality, capital mobility,  transnationalism and multi-sited ethnography. I completed my second MRsc degree in Social and Cultural Anthropology from the University of Edinburgh, UK. I had my first degree from Anthropology from Bangladesh and soon after my graduation, I joined as a research assistant in an ESRC funded multidisciplinary project the Waste of the World. 

Thesis Title: (Re)Making Lives: An Intersectional analysis on Bangladeshi Migrant Women in the UK.

I am currently conducting my fieldwork both in London, UK and Bangladesh by using the technique/method 'follow the people'.  


I am supervised by

  • Professor Filippo Osella (
  • Professor Raminder Kaur ( 


Research Postgraduate (PhD) in the Department of Anthropology

School of Global Studies.

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