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Jo MIDDLETON
Research Fellow, Sussex Sustainability Research Programme; Dept. Primary Care and Public Health, and NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Neglected Tropical Diseases at University of Sussex; Brighton and Sussex Medical School, United Kingdom

Administrative areas: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
Places: Melanesia
Keywords: Conservation, Biomedicine, Colonialism, Ecology, Ethnobotany, Global Health, Logging, Medical Anthropology, Medical Research, New Guinea

Jouni TAKALO
PhD Student, School of History, Culture and Arts Studies/ Folkloristics at University of Turku, Finland

Administrative areas: Wallis and Futuna, Tonga, Samoa
Places: Polynesia
Keywords: Cosmology, Myth, Symbolism, History, Regional History, Oral Tradition, Agency, Cultural Change, Colonial Process, Digital Resources

Julia FRENGS
Associate Professor, Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics at The University of Nebraska-Lincoln, United States

Administrative areas: French Polynesia, New Caledonia
Keywords: Cultural Studies, Cultural Production, Decolonization, Disaster, Ecology, Environment, Dispossession Climate Change, Development, Migration, The Imagination, Feminism, French Polynesia, French Overseas Territories, Francophone Literatures

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Rachel E. SMITH
Lecturer, Social and Cultural Anthropology at University of Lucerne, Switzerland

Administrative areas: Vanuatu, Shefa (Vanuatu), Penama (Vanuatu), Fiji, New Zealand, Australia
Places: Melanesia, Vanuatu, Port Vila, Epi, Pentecost, Shepherd Islands, Tongoa, Espiritu Santo, Fiji Islands
Keywords: Economic Anthropology, Work, Life-cycle Exchanges, Kinship, Land Tenure, Labour Mobility, Christianity, Ritual And Religion, Kava, Local Economies

Alice SERVY
Lecturer, SAGE Sociétés, Acteurs, Gouvernement en Europe at University of Strasbourg, France

Administrative areas: Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, French Polynesia
Places: Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia
Keywords: Health, Sexuality, Gender, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Family Planning, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Sex Workers, Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM), Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Sexual Assaults

Maëlle CALANDRA
Postdoctoral Fellow, LAPSCO at Université Clermont Auvergne, France

Administrative areas: Vanuatu, French Polynesia
Places: Melanesia
Keywords: Disaster, Climate Change, Post-disaster Recovery, Forced Migration, Forced Displacement, Humanitarian Studies, Governance, Disaster Studies

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Some figures...

The database of experts counts today 1095 profiles, of which 546 are publicly accessible, while 549 have chosen to remain private.

These persons have defined 699 unique keywords in which they situate their research interests and expertise.

They have also defined and described 594 'experiences' (research and teaching activities, consulting work, or applied projects) in which they have contributed.