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Read more at: Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Dr Jan-Jonathan Bock

Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Dr Jan-Jonathan Bock

Wednesday, 8 March, 2023 - 14:00 to 15:30

Think tanks, policymaking and civil society Dr Jan-Jonathan Bock What kind of employment or workplace attracts anthropologists once they leave university? How do they explain to non-anthropologists what it is that they are good at and what their studies have taught them that can be applied practically and with relevance...


Read more at: Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with ReD Associates

Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with ReD Associates

Wednesday, 25 January, 2023 - 14:00 to 15:30

Open careers talk from global ethnographic consultancy ReD Associates Join us for the first of this term's Anthropology Beyond the Academy seminars. An open careers talk from a global ethnographic consultancy ReD Associates , a highly successful ‘human science-based strategy consultancy’. Find out more about the use of...


Read more at: Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with Cornelia Sorabji

Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with Cornelia Sorabji

Tuesday, 8 November, 2022 - 16:30

Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with Cornelia Sorabji Anthropology and Diplomacy Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE is a Counsellor on Strategy & External Expertise and in the Strategy Directorate/Research Analysts at the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office of the Government. Cornelia’s Cambridge PhD was about...


Read more at: Social Anthropology Career Paths

Social Anthropology Career Paths

Monday, 9 May, 2022 - 12:00 to Tuesday, 10 May, 2022 - 18:00

Anthropology beyond the Academy: Social Anthropology Career Paths Have you been wondering what you can do with a Social Anthropology degree? In this online event, graduates from our department will answer your questions and talk about how their careers developed after their degree, and how social anthropology informs their...


Read more at: POSTPONED - Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE (Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office)

POSTPONED - Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE (Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office)

Tuesday, 15 March, 2022 - 16:00

250x250-anthbeyond-cs.png Anthropology and Diplomacy Join us for the latest Anthropology Beyond the Academy seminar with alumna, Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE. Dr Sorabje is Counsellor Strategy & External Expertise, Strategy Directorate/Research Analysts at the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office. Cornelia’s...


Read more at: Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with Dr Ming-Tsung Lee

Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with Dr Ming-Tsung Lee

Thursday, 18 February, 2021 - 14:30 to 16:00

Anthropology Beyond the Academy Seminar with Dr Ming-Tsung Lee Inside Out — A Journey of an Unconventional Anthropologist It turns out that a career in anthropology does not have to be in an academic institution. Fifteen years ago, when I finished my PhD in anthropology at Cambridge, I could never have imagined this. I got...


Read more at: POSTPONED - Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE

POSTPONED - Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE

Tuesday, 12 May, 2020 - 17:00 to 18:15

Anthropology, Diplomacy and Impact - POSTPONED Dr Cornelia Sorabji CBE Counsellor Strategy & External Expertise, Foreign & Commonwealth Office Professor of Political Anthropology & Public Diplomacy, UCL Cornelia’s Cambridge University Social Anthropology PhD ( Muslim Identity and Islamic Faith in Sarajevo )...


Read more at: Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Professor Tone Bringa

Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Professor Tone Bringa

Monday, 17 February, 2020 - 17:00 to 18:15

With alumnus Professor Tone Bringa From the Warzone to the Courtroom- Anthropology on the Frontlines In this talk, I draw on my experiences working «beyond academia» for the UN peacekeeping forces during the war in Bosnia-Herzegovina (1992-95), as an expert witness for the War Crimes Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and...


Read more at: Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Tom England

Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Tom England

Monday, 18 November, 2019 - 17:15 to 18:15

With alumnus Tom England From Cambridge to the Creative Industries Since leaving Cambridge, Tom England has worked in a number of diverse settings as an actor, writer, creative project coordinator, and freelance artist, from performing in the West End to leading dementia friendly arts projects in the West Midlands. In this...


Read more at: Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Professor David Prendergast

Anthropology Beyond the Academy with Professor David Prendergast

Monday, 17 June, 2019 - 17:00 to 18:00

With alumnus Professor David Prendergast (Maynooth University) The Life and Times of a Corporate Anthropologist In 2006, David Prendergast received an intriguing invitation to become involved in the establishment of a $36 million research centre focused on sociotechnical research and design of technologies for independent...