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Reserachers working on NATURAL RESOURCES (alphabetical order)
Ingrid AHLGREN PhD Student, Resources, Environment and Development at Australian National University, Australia Administrative areas: Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia Places: Micronesia, Polynesia Keywords: Conservation, Cosmology, Cultural Heritage, Ecology, Engaged Anthropology, Environment, Ethnobotany, First Contacts, Fisheries, Globalization
Annette BRECKWOLDT Postdoctoral Fellow, Social Sciences, Social-Ecological Systems Analysis at Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Germany Administrative areas: Hawaii, Fiji Places: Fiji Islands, Hawai'i (US State) Keywords: Customary Law, Ecology, Interdisciplinarity, Marine Biodiversity, Natural Resources, Oceans, Perception, Seascape, Small-scale Fisheries, Social-ecological System
Mia BROWNE PhD Student, Center for Pacific Studies at University of St. Andrews, United Kingdom Administrative areas: Solomon Islands, Rennell and Bellona (Solomon Islands) Places: Melanesia, Solomon Islands, Polynesia Keywords: Knowledge, Gardens, Ethnobotany, Christianity, Gender, Conservation, Development, Natural Resources
Jenny BRYANT-TOKALAU Associate Professor, Te Tumu, School of Maori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies at University of Otago, New Zealand Administrative areas: Fiji Places: Melanesia Keywords: Climate Change, Conservation, Development, Environment, Land Tenure, Natural Resources, Poverty, Social Change, Urbanization
Sophie CAILLON Research Fellow, UMR 5175 CEFE Centre d'Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive at CNRS - Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique, France Administrative areas: Vanuatu, Torba (Vanuatu) Places: Melanesia, Vanua Lava, Mota Lava Keywords: Agriculture, Environment, Land Management, Natural Resources, Seed Circulation, Agrobiodiversity, Local/Folk Classification, Local Nomenclature, Social Network Analysis, Coconut
Alison FLEMING Independent researcher, European Programme at Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Norway Administrative areas: Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Australia, Shefa (Vanuatu) Places: Melanesia, Australia (area) Keywords: Climate Change, Cultural Heritage, Tourism, Sustainability, Social-ecological System, Resilience, Pacific Regional Politics, Natural Resources, Land Tenure, Interdisciplinarity
Dan JORGENSEN Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology at University of Western Ontario, Canada Administrative areas: Papua New Guinea Places: Melanesia Keywords: Cosmology, Natural Resources, Political Ecology, Social Organization, Ritual, Christianity, Myth, Regional History, Mining, Mobile Telephony
Tarcisius KABUTAULAKA Associate Professor, Center for Pacific Islands Studies at University of Hawai'i-Manoa, United States Administrative areas: Solomon Islands, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Australia Places: Melanesia, Australia (area) Keywords: Development Studies, Development, Logging, Pacific Regional Politics, Pacific Studies, Political Economy, Foreign Policy, Natural Resources
Matthias KOWASCH Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Regional Science at University of Graz, Austria Administrative areas: New Caledonia, Australia Places: Melanesia Keywords: Conflict, Development, Education, Governance, Indigenous Political Movements, Identity, Land Tenure, Mining, Post-Colonialism, Political Ecology
Pierre-Yves LE MEUR Senior Research Fellow, Gouvernance, Risque, Environnement, Développement GRED (UMR 220) at IRD - Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, France Administrative areas: New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna Places: Melanesia, Polynesia Keywords: Political Anthropology, Mining, Conflict, Environment, Applied Anthropology, Natural Resources, Place-making, Sovereignty
Esméralda LONGÉPÉE , PhD, Insitute of Littoral and Environnement - LIENSs UMR 7266 at University of La Rochelle, France Administrative areas: Kiribati Places: Micronesia Keywords: Resilience, Social-ecological System, Natural Hazards, Climate Change, Rural / Urban Atolls, Conceptual Model, Complexity, Natural Resources, Land Tenure, Environment
Billie Jane LYTHBERG Research Fellow, Mira Szaszy Research Centre for Maori and Pacific Economic Development at University of Auckland, New Zealand Administrative areas: New Zealand Places: Polynesia Keywords: Contemporary Indigenous Art, Cosmology, Cultural Heritage, Diasporas, Economic Anthropology, First Contacts, Local Nomenclature, Material Culture, Museums, Natural Resources
Anke MOESINGER PhD Student, Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Germany at University of Bremen, Germany Administrative areas: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands Places: Melanesia, Rendova, Lokuru, Polynesia, Bougainville province, Buka, Takuu, Tetepare, Munda Keywords: Climate Change, Natural Resources, Social Change, Political Ecology, Perception, Social Organization, Small-scale Fisheries, Local Ecological Knowledge, Local/folk Taxonomy, Coral Reef Ecology
Gordon NANAU Administrative areas: Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Fiji, Tonga Places: Melanesia, Polynesia, Micronesia Keywords: Conflict, Cultural Studies, Development, Education, Gender, Indigenous/non-Indigenous Relations, Inter-ethnic Relations, Land Tenure, Mining and its Discontents, Natural Resources
Mélissa NAYRAL Adjunct/associate Researcher, CREDO - Centre de Recherche et de Documentation sur l'Océanie at EHESS - Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales., France Administrative areas: New Caledonia Places: Melanesia, New Caledonia, Loyalty Islands Keywords: Conflict, Conservation, Development, Gender, Governance, Indigenous Politics, Land Tenure, Natural Resources, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Political Ecology
Emilie NOLET Associate Professor, Department of Art and Archaeology (UFR 03) at University Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne, France Administrative areas: Fiji, French Polynesia Places: Melanesia, Polynesia Keywords: Climate Change, Development, Disaster, Fisheries, Local/Folk Classification, Natural Resources, Ritual, Social Organization, Regional History, Politics
Lisa RENARD PhD Student, UMR 7367 Dynamiques européennes at Université de Strasbourg, France Administrative areas: New Zealand, Wellington (New Zealand), Bay of Plenty (New Zealand), Gisborne (New Zealand) Places: Polynesia Keywords: Material Culture, Textiles / Fibre Arts, Exchanges, Museums, Property, Natural Resources, Mediation, Kinship, Indigenous/non-Indigenous Relations, International Relationships
Katherine SAMMLER PhD Student, School of Geography at The University of Arizona, United States Administrative areas: New Zealand, Fiji Keywords: State, Spatial Theory, Social-ecological System, Social Studies of Knowledge, Social Movement, Political Ecology, Oceans, Natural Resources, Legal Geography, Interdisciplinarity
Andrea SEELENFREUND Professor, Escuela de Antropología at Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano, Chile Administrative areas: Rapanui - Easter Island (Chile) Places: Polynesia Keywords: Colonial Discourse, Cultural Studies, Cultural Heritage, Contemporary Indigenous Art, Ethnobotany, Genetic Diversity, Genetic Resources, Natural Resources, Plant Domestication, Tapa
Ivo Soeren SYNDICUS PhD Student, Department of Anthropology at Maynooth University, Ireland Administrative areas: Papua New Guinea Places: Melanesia Keywords: Higher Education, Education, Social Studies of Knowledge, Social Differentiation, Development, Law and Culture, Social Change, Personhood, Indigenous Politics, Identity
Lauric THIAULT PhD Student, Centre de Recherches Insulaires et Observatoire de l'Environnement, France Administrative areas: French Polynesia Places: French Polynesia, Chili Keywords: Complexity, Ecology, Natural Resources, Social-ecological System, Small-scale Fisheries, Vulnerability, Sustainability, Conservation
Annick THOMASSIN PhD Student, Department of Anthropology/Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research at McGill University/Australian National University, Australia Administrative areas: Australia Places: Australia (area), Melanesia Keywords: Bureaucratization, Fisheries, Neo-Colonialism, Political Ecology, Political Economy, Property, Self-Determination, Social-ecological System, Natural Resources, Torres Strait
Toon VAN MEIJL Professor, Centre for Pacific and Asian Studies - Dept. of Anthropology and Development Studies at Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands Administrative areas: New Zealand, Fiji, Hawaii, Tonga Places: Polynesia Keywords: Anti-colonial, Climate Change, Colonial Discourse, Colonial Imagination, Corporations, Cultural Heritage, Identity, Indigenous Politics, Intellectual Property Rights, Land Dispute
Joeli VEITAYAKI Associate Professor, School of Marine Studies at University of the South Pacific, Fiji Administrative areas: Fiji, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, Cook Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Papua New Guinea, Federated States of Micronesia, Samoa, Vanuatu, Palau, Kiribati, Niue, Marshall Islands, Nauru, French Polynesia, New Caledonia, Hawaii Keywords: Climate Change, Conservation, Cultural Geography, Fisheries, Natural Resources, Natural Hazards, Sustainability
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