Anthropology Research Projects

  • Counting our Losses: Social Entrepreneurship, Refugees and Urban Transformation in Turkey. Dr Evropi Chatzipanagiotidou (CI). British Academy (2018-2019)
  • Migration, Forced Displacement and Loss: Rethinking Turkey and its crises. Dr Evropi Chatzipanagiotidou (PI). DfE (2016-2017)
  • The politics of loss and social transformation in the context of migration and displacement in Turkey. Dr Evropi Chatzipanagiotidou (CI). British Council Newton Fund (2016)
  • Understanding Unbelief. Dr. Jonathan Lanman (CI). John Templeton Foundation (2016-2019)
  • The Scientific Study of Nonreligious Belief. Dr. Jonathan Lanman (CI). John Templeton Foundation (2015-2016)
  • The Emergence of Prosocial Religions.  Dr. Jonathan Lanman (CI). John Templeton Foundation (2014-2015)
  • Religion's Impact on Human Life: Integrating Proximate and Ultimate Perspectives.  Dr. Jonathan Lanman (PI). John Templeton Foundation (2012-2015)
  • Ritual, Community, and Conflict.  Dr. Jonathan Lanman (CI). ESRC (2011-2016)
  • The Domestic Moral Economy: An Ethnographic Study of Values in the Asia-Pacific. Professor Fiona Magowan (CI). ESRC (2011- 2015)
  • Creativity and Innovation in a World of Movement.Dr Maruska Svasek (PI) and Professor Fiona Magowan (CI). Humanities in European Research Area (2010-2012). Website:
  • The Nordic Network for Philosophical Anthropology. Professor Lisette Josephides (CI). Nordforsk (2011-2013). Website:
  • Cultural Dynamics and Emotions Network (CDEN) Project.Dr Maruska Svasek (PI). 2007- website:
  • Modelling Politeness in Social Signal Processing. Professor Hastings Donnan. EU FP7 (2009-2012)
  • Remaking Borders in Europe. Professor Hastings Donnan. EU COST (2008-2012)
  • Judgments of Moral Wrongdoing and Emotions. Dr Paulo Sousa. University of Porto/Santander Totta Bank (2010-11). Website:
  • The Folk Concept of Moral Responsibility: A Cognitive Approach. Dr Paulo Sousa. British Academy (2009-10)

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