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Jocelyn AZNAR
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, Malampa (Vanuatu)
Places: Melanesia
Keywords: Linguistic Anthropology, Narratives, Literature, Language Documentation, Digital Resources, Linguistic Description, Nisvai Language


Niko BESNIER
Professor, Anthropology at Universiteit van Amsterdam, Netherlands

Administrative areas: Tuvalu, Tonga, Wallis and Futuna, American Samoa, Australia, New Zealand, New Caledonia
Places: Polynesia
Keywords: Gender, Sexuality, Globalization, Body Theory, Food and Nutrition, Sport, Morality, Christianity, Conflict, Economic Anthropology


Claire COLOMBEL
Lecturer, Kanak & Pasifika department at IFMNC - CNEP, New Caledonia

Administrative areas: New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna
Places: Melanesia, Polynesia
Keywords: Bilingualism And Schooling, Education, Linguistic Description, Literacy, Social Studies of Knowledge, Semantics-Pragmatics


Christian DÖHLER (DOEHLER)
PhD Student, School of Culture, History and Language at Australian National University, Australia

Administrative areas: Papua New Guinea, Western (Papua New Guinea)
Places: Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Western Province (Fly)
Keywords: Environment, Language Documentation, Language Change, Language Shift, Language Socialization, Language-Culture-Cognition, Linguistic Anthropology, Linguistic Description, Myth, Music and Languages


Volker HEESCHEN
Professor emeritus, Institut für Ethnologie at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

Administrative areas: Indonesia
Places: Melanesia
Keywords: Anthropological Fieldwork, Contemporary Literatures, Great-men Societies, History, Human Rights, Kinship, Language Documentation, Language-Culture-Cognition, Linguistic Anthropology, Linguistic Description


Michael J. KOCH
Independent researcher, Germany

Administrative areas: French Polynesia
Places: Polynesia
Keywords: Austronesian Languages, Cultural Change, Decolonisation, Ethnobotany, Ethnicity, French Overseas Territories, Indigenous Politics, Linguistic Anthropology, Linguistic Description, Museums


Claire MOYSE-FAURIE
Professor, LLSH - Langues et Cultures Océaniennes at Université de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, New Caledonia

Administrative areas: New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna
Places: Polynesia, Melanesia
Keywords: Language Documentation, Linguistic Description, Typology


Jean-Christophe VERSTRAETE
Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics at University of Leuven, Belgium

Administrative areas: Australia, Queensland (Australia)
Places: Australia (area), Queensland
Keywords: Language Documentation, Linguistic Description, Linguistic Anthropology, Linguistic Typology


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Some figures...

The database of experts counts today 726 profiles, of which 431 are publicly accessible, while 295 have chosen to remain private.

These persons have defined 499 unique keywords in which they situate their research interests and expertise.

They have also defined and described 464 'experiences' (research and teaching activities, consulting work, or applied projects) in which they have contributed.