We are pleased to invite applications to the Kākano Fund from students enrolled during 2018 in a degree course for a BA Hons or MA in Social and/or Cultural Anthropology (consideration will also be given to PhD students if funding permits). Applications are due by 31 May 2018.
The second instalment of our new series, Graduate Stories, features PhD researcher Sebastian J. Lowe. In this series we showcase some of the outstanding graduate researchers working in various anthropology departments, or on anthropological topics, around Aotearoa New Zealand.
The call for papers for the ASAA/NZ 2018 Conference ‘Improvising Lives,’ to be held at Massey University's Wellington campus on 6-7 December, is now open. Paper proposals are due by 1 August 2018.
The call for papers for the European Society for Oceanists 2018 Conference ‘Dealing with Inequality: Pacific perspectives, Pacific futures’ in Cambridge and London is now open. Paper proposals are due by 29 June 2018.
The Massey University Political Ecology Research Centre (PERC) and Wageningen University Centre for Space, Place and Society (CSPS) are co-hosting Feral: A nearly carbon-neutral conference in November 2018. The call for papers is now open, with abstracts due by 30 June 2018.
Applications are invited for a lectureship in Social Anthropology to be located at Massey University's Albany Campus in Auckland. The appointee will possess a doctorate in Social or Cultural Anthropology and will have relevant research expertise in the anthropology of religion. Applications close 30 April 2018.
Professional Teaching Fellow (full-time, fixed term) required for Social Anthropology at the University of Auckland, commencing June 2018. Applications close 9 April 2018.
The 2018 SITES senior student essay competition is now calling for entries, with a deadline of 29 June 2018.
Welcome to our new series, Graduate Stories, where we introduce you to some of the outstanding graduate researchers working in various anthropology departments around Aotearoa New Zealand and showcase their research.
Issue 6 of Déjà Lu, now available on the WCAA website, contains 46 articles chosen by editors from around the anthropological world.
A/Prof Jacqui Leckie has been named 2018 Stout Research Centre JD Stout Fellow.
ASAA/NZ is pleased to announce the 2017 recipients of the Dr Cyril Timo Schäfer Memorial Graduate Student Conference Presentation Awards.
In our first post for 2018, Dr Catherine Trundle invites us to reimagine the Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF) in Aotearoa New Zealand as a political project.
In this short piece, recent Kākano Award winner Rara Sekar Larasati reflects on a memorable fieldwork moment from her MA research with rural youth in Indonesia.
Come along to the ASAA/NZ AGM at the Shifting States Anthropology Conference in Adelaide on 13 December 2017. All welcome!
The latest issue of Sites (Vol 14, No 2) is now available.
In this short piece, Kākano Award winner Sarah Haggar reflects on a memorable fieldwork moment from her MA research, Quotidian Hopes: Interfaith in Auckland as a Movement for ‘Good’.
Anthropology at the University of Auckland is seeking a Professional Teaching Fellow in Social Anthropology (fixed term, full-time).
Pamela Stewart and Andrew Strathern are calling for book proposals for their new Routledge series, Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific.
Sites: a Journal of Social Anthropology and Cultural Studies is a peer reviewed journal dedicated to publishing scholarly papers which explore aspects of Pacific societies and cultures.