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Gene RANKEY
Professor, Geology at University of Kansas, United States

Administrative areas: Cook Islands, Kiribati, Tokelau, Tuvalu, Federated States of Micronesia
Places: Micronesia, Polynesia
Keywords: Seascapes, Geomorphology, Sedimentology, Photography, Ocean Acidification, Coral Reefs, Coastal Erosion

Kim Andreas KESSLER
PhD Student, School of Geography at University of Otago, New Zealand

Administrative areas: Cook Islands, Fiji, New Zealand, Solomon Islands, Malaita (Solomon Islands), Vanuatu, Tafea (Vanuatu)
Places: Melanesia, Fiji Islands, Lau archipelago, Solomon Islands, Malaita, Vanuatu, Tanna, Polynesia, Cook Islands, Southern Cook Islands, Mauke, Mitiaro, Rarotonga, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands
Keywords: Development Studies, Participation, Resilience, Rural Development, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Livelihoods, Climate Change, Geography, Inequality, History Of Anthropology

Marie-France DUHAMEL
Research Fellow, School of Cultures, Languages and Linguistics at University of Auckland, New Zealand

Administrative areas: Vanuatu, Penama (Vanuatu), Malampa (Vanuatu)
Places: Melanesia
Keywords: Linguistic Description, Linguistic Typology, Language Documentation, Language Change, Sociolinguistics, Languages Of Oceania, Language Variation, Historical Linguistics, Variationist Linguistics, Languages Of Vanuatu

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Fanny Wonu VEYS
Curator at Museum van Nationaal Wereldculturen - National Museum of World Cultures, Netherlands

Administrative areas: Tonga, New Zealand, Australia
Places: Polynesia, Australia (area)
Keywords: Art, Exhibitions, First Contacts, Heritage, Indigenous Christianities, Material Culture, Mission History, Museums, Tapa, Visual Anthropology

Matthias KOWASCH
Professor, Institute of Secondary Teacher Education at University College of Teacher Education Styria, Austria

Administrative areas: New Caledonia, Vanuatu
Places: Melanesia
Keywords: Conflict, Development, Education, Governance, Indigenous Political Movements, Identity, Land Tenure, Mining, Post-Colonialism, Political Ecology

John BURTON
Associate Professor, Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining at University of Queensland, Australia

Administrative areas: Papua New Guinea, Australia, Solomon Islands, New Caledonia
Places: Australia (area), Melanesia
Keywords: Development, Social Change, Social Impact Analysis, Social Mapping, Poverty, Mining, Identity, Social Organization, Population and Development

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Some figures...

The database of experts counts today 1085 profiles, of which 542 are publicly accessible, while 543 have chosen to remain private.

These persons have defined 686 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.