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Tamara Kohn

Professor
anthropology
science & technology
social sciences
social science
life sciences & biomedicine
communication
death
arts & humanities
japan
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Tamara Kohn

 

Tamara Kohn is a Professor of Anthropology with extensive fieldwork experience in the Scottish Hebrides, the eastern hills of Nepal, and more recently Japan. She has held research and teaching positions in England (Oxford and Durham) and Australia (the University of Melbourne).

Her research focuses on identity and experience, the study of trans-cultural communities of practice (from caring practices to sports and other embodied arts), mobility (migration, intermarriage, leisure/travel), death studies, methods and ethics, and the anthropology of the senses.

Projects

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Projects

Project Types


9

Research Grant


1

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 68 most recent scholarly works by Tamara Kohn.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2018

Institute for Advanced Study - Fellow - Oct-Dec 2018

Durham University, UK

2010

G.E.M. Scott Award for Excellence in Teaching

University of Melbourne

2018

Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Study, Durham University


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Professor

Social And Political Sciences

Section Of American Anthropological Association

Society for Humanistic Anthropology

Participating Member Of The Aas

Australian Anthropological Society

Participating Member Of The Easa

European Association of Social Anthropologists

Participating Member Of This Asa In The Uk And Commonwealth

Association of Social Anthropologists

Participating Member Of The Aaa

American Anthropological Association

Education


D.Phil in Social Anthropology

University of Oxford

Masters in Anthropology

University of Pennsylvania

BA in Anthropology

University of California - Berkeley