Professor Andrew Skuse is Head of the Department of Anthropology and Development Studies and manages the Applied Communication Collaborative Research Unit (ACCRU). He holds an undergraduate degree from the School of Oriental and African Studies and a Ph.D. in Social Anthropology from University College London. His professional work focuses on how the poor interact with information resources and how these resources affect areas such as livelihoods, health, education, peace-building and social equity.
Dr Ehsan Sharifi
PhD in Architecture – Applied Science (UniSA)
B. Architectural Engineering (UT); M. Architecture (UT); M. Sustainable Design (UniSA)
I graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Physics from the University of Sheffield, UK, in 1995 and worked for several years in the area of Photonics at the Pakistan Institute of Lasers and Optics, before receiving a PhD in Applied Mathematics from the University of Hull, UK, in 2006. In 2006 I was with the National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), Pakistan. During 2006-2007 I was with the Kochi University of Technology, Japan, on a postdoctoral research fellowship from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
Dr Nicola Eastaff-Leung
AHMS Transition Manager - Infrastructure Office
Senior researcher, School of Chemical Engineering
Cristiana serves as leader of the 'FOX' research project Trace elements in iron oxides: deportment, distribution and application in ore genesis, geochronology, exploration and mineral processing'. Research interests include iron-oxide mineralogy, the genesis of ore deposits, development of new mineral geochronometers and the investigation of rocks and minerals at the nanoscale using transmission electron microscopy.
Dr Steven Anderson is a lecturer in the History Department at The University of Adelaide. As an historian with a speciality in Australia, he engages with issues of frontier violence, legal reform, cultural shifts, the history of emotions, and the sociology of penal change.
I have more than 20 years experience in the research, teaching and pharmaceutical industrial consulting in the field of bioprocess design and optimization for biopharmaceutical product process development, both in fundamental and applied research. About 80 publications and 6 patents have been published. My current research main focus on:
Paola Tine' (Palermo 1991), is an anthropologist with expertise in visual research methods, immigration and food practices.