People

Members

Mustafa Abdalla

Dr. Mustafa Abdalla

Member of the research area Medical Anthropology

DFG Research Project "Productive Pathologies: Professional Patients and the Commodification of Disease in Egypt"

Email mustafa.abdalla[at]gmail.com


 

Dr. Krzysztof Bierski

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Center for Area Studies at Freie Universität Berlin (POINT Program); associate member of the research area Medical Anthropology

Research Project "Epistemology of Inner Peace: Transcultural Approaches to Yoga Therapy for Mental Health"

Email k.bierski@gmail.com


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Dr. Astrid Bochow

Research Associate at the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen; associate member of the research area Medical Anthropology

Research Project "Involuntary childlessness in Botswana - disintegration, conflicts and Identities"

Telephone +49(0)345-2927 122

Email bochow@eth.mpg.de


Giorgio Brocco

Giorgio Brocco

Doktorand / Doct.Candidate (Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger) und Lehrbeauftragter im SoSem 2017

Doctoral research: Zeruzeru and Diverse Shades of Difference: A Study of People with Albinism in Kilolo District, Tanzania

Email gbrocco85@gmail.com


Dr. Hannah Brown

Dr. Hannah Brown

Visiting Researcher; Research Area Medical Anthropology

Research on "People, Animals and Infectuous Disease: A new sythesis"

Telephone (030) 838 50255

Email hannah.brown@durham.ac.uk


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Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger

Professor of Social and Cultural Anthropology at Freie Universität Berlin & Head of Department

Head of the Research Area Medical Anthropology

Telephone +49 (0)30 838 56872

Email hansjoerg.dilger@berlin.de


Marcos Freire de Andrade Neves

Marcos Freire de Andrade Neves

DAAD Fellowship; associated member of the research area Medical Anthropology

Doctoral research on transnational mobilities in the context of assisted suicide

Email marcos.fan@fu-berlin.de


Nina Grube

Nina Grube

External Associate Member of the Research Area Medica Anthropology

Doctoral Research: "Therapeutische Netzwerke, Subjektivität und emotionale Zugehörigkeit im Umgang mit psychisch-seelischen Störungen bei afrikanischen MigrantInnen in Berlin" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Helene Basu, Universität Münster)

Email ngrube@zedat.fu-berlin.de


Dr. Susann Huschke

Dr. Susann Huschke

External Associate; Visiting Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation and Social Justice, Queen's University Belfast, UK; associate member of the research area Medical Anthropology

PhD dissertation (completed): "Kranksein in der Illegalität. Eine medizinethnologische Studie über lateinamerikanische MigrantInnen in Berlin"

Telephone +44 (0)28 9097 5155

Email susann.huschke@gmail.com


Dr. Anika König

Dr. Anika König

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Center for Area Studies at Freie Universität Berlin (CAS)

Research project "Surrogacy in transnational perspective: a medical ethnography of intended parenthood in German-speaking countries"

Telephone +49(0)30-838 60290

Email anika.koenig[at]fu-berlin.de


Dominik Mattes

Dominik Mattes

Doktorand / Doct. Candidate (Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger)

Research project: "Antiretroviral Therapy in Tanzania"

Telephone +49(0)30-838 57236

Email dominik.mattes@fu-berlin.de


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Dr. Caroline Meier zu Biesen

Postdoctoral Fellow at the Cermes3 in Paris (GLOBHEALTH ERC Project); Associate Member of the Research Area Medical Anthropology

Research project "Border as a symbol of cultural transformation processes: the traditional medical sector in Zanzibar"

Telephone +49(0)30-838 52765

Email caromzb[at]gmx.de


Dr. Basile Ndjio

Dr. Basile Ndjio

Georg Forster Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation

Research on "Traditional Chinese Medicine and transnational healing processes in Cameroon"

Telephone (030) 838 65350

Email bndjio@yahoo.com


Tina Otten

Dr. Tina Otten

Research Fellow at Ruhr Universität Bochum & Postdoctoral Fellow at School of Oriental and Asian Studies (SOAS), London; associate member of the research area Medical Anthropology

Telephone +49-(0)234-3225416

Email tina.otten@rub.de


Hanspeter Reihling

Hanspeter Reihling

PhD Student

Research project: "Vulnerable men: Gender and sentiment at the margins of Cape Town" (Project leader: Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger)

Email h.reihling@web.de


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Britta Rutert

Associated with Research Area Medical Anthropology

Email britta.rutert@gmail.com


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Dr. Mona Schrempf

Postdoctoral Fellow at EASTmedicine Research Centre, University of Westminster; associate member of the research area Medical Anthropology

Research Project "Globalization of Tibetan Medicine in Europe and Asia" (Laufzeit 08/2012 - 07/2015)

Email m.schrempf@westminster.co.uk


 

Judith Schühle

Research Associate and Doctoral Candidate

Doctoral Research: "African Medical Migration: Nigerianische Ärzte in den USA im Spannungsfeld moralischer, ökonomischer und professioneller Verpflichtungen" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger)

Telephone +49 (0)30 838 59284

Email j.schuehle@fu-berlin.de


 

Nasima Selim

Doktorandin / Doct. Candidate (Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger)

Research project: "Body-mind-self care with multi-sensorial techniques: Sufi meditation and healing practices in Germany"

Telephone +49(0)30-838 52765

Email nasimaselim@yahoo.com


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Anitha Tingira

Doktorandin/Doct. candidate (DAAD) (Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger)

Dynamics in Delivery and Utilization of Maternal Health Services in Tanzania: The case of Sandawe of Kondoa District

Telephone (030) 838 50255

Email kemianita@gmail.com


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Angelika Wolf

Coordinator BA and MA Social and Cultural Anthropology & Doctoral Candidate

Doctoral Research: "Auf der Suche nach Sicherheit. Zur Etablierung von Krankenversicherungen in Senegal." (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ute Luig)

Telephone +49 (0)30 838 50583


Nina Zeldes

Nina Zeldes

Doctoral candidate (Supervision: Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger)

Between Biomedicines – Negotiating Expectations and Cultural Beliefs on Healthcare among German, Japanese and Indian Expatriates in the USA

Email ninazeldes@yahoo.co.uk


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Castaneda

Prof. Heide Castaneda

Junior Professor at University of South Florida

Research Project "Impact of European Union Membership on the Roma Living in Germany: Freedom of Movement and Health Citizenship" (2011-2012)

Email hcastaneda@usf.edu


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Prof. Pamela Feldman-Savelsberg

Professor at Carleton College, USA

Research Project "Birth and Belonging in an African Diaspora: Global Webs and Local Exclusion from Cameroon to Berlin" (2011-2012)

Email pfeldman@carleton.edu


Dr. Bo Kyeong Seo

Dr. Bo Kyeong Seo

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Center for Area Studies at Freie Universität Berlin (POINT Program); associate member of the research area Medical Anthropology

Research Project "Dialysis as an Assemblage of Care: Health, Technology, and Forms of Life in Contemporary Thailand"

Email bo.seo@fu-berlin.de


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M.A. Linn Leißner

Graduate Student and Student Assistant of Prof. Dilger (2011-2013)

Research project in cooperation with Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin: "Leben mit MPS: Krankheitskonzepte und Gesundheitspraktiken türkischstämmiger MigrantInnen" (Project leader: Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger)

Email linn.leissner@gmail.com


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PhD Malgorzata Rajtar

Postdoc-Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (2011-13)

Research project "Refusal of Blood Transfusions: Religious Identity and Modern Medical Authority"

Email mrajtar@yahoo.com


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Dr. Matthew Wilhelm-Solomon

Volkswagen Foundation "Knowledge for Tomorrow" Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities at the African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand; associate member of the research area Medical Anthropology

Research Project "Salvaged Lives: A Study of Urban Migration, Ontological Insecurity, and Healing in Johannesburg"

Email Matthew.Wilhelm-Solomon@wits.ac.za