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Robin FIFITA
Other staff, School of Public Policy at Oregon State University, United States

Peter NUTTALL
Senior Research Fellow, School of Marine Studies at University of the South Pacific, Fiji

Administrative areas: Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Wallis and Futuna
Places: Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia
Keywords: Canoes, Climate Change, Climate Policy, Transport, Voyaging, Technology

Anne Louise FAITHFULL
PhD Student, Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation at Deakin University, Australia

Administrative areas: Australia
Places: Australia (area)
Keywords: Anthropology, Anthropology Of Sciences, Body, Heritage, Material Culture, Museums, Indigenous Inquiry

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Arno PASCHT
Research Fellow, Department of Cultural and Social Anthropology at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

Administrative areas: Cook Islands, Vanuatu
Places: Polynesia, Melanesia
Keywords: Political Anthropology, Leadership, Legal Pluralism, Cultural Change, Environment, Climate Change

Maëlle CALANDRA
PhD Student, CREDO - Centre de Recherche et de Documentation sur l'Océanie at EHESS - Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, France

Administrative areas: Vanuatu
Places: Melanesia
Keywords: Cultural Technology, Disaster, Seascape, Ethnobotany, Ethnoecology

Patricia FIFITA
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management at University of Hawai'i-Manoa, United States

Administrative areas: Tonga, New Zealand, Solomon Islands, Hawaii
Places: Polynesia, Melanesia
Keywords: Medical Anthropology, Ethnobotany, Indigenous Epistemology, Colonialism, Biomedicine, Gender, Non Communicable Diseases, Political Economy, Traditional Ecological Knowledge

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Some figures...

The database of experts counts today 841 profiles, of which 462 are publicly accessible, while 379 have chosen to remain private.

These persons have defined 527 unique keywords in which they situate their research interests and expertise.

They have also defined and described 499 'experiences' (research and teaching activities, consulting work, or applied projects) in which they have contributed.