Research Projects

Leipzig University is a widely recognized hub for innovative research in the field of globalisation and transregional studies. The Institute of Anthropology significantly contributes to this field of research with a number of projects that won competitive funding.

Habilitation Projects

The Institute of Anthropology provides opportunity to complete a habilitation in Anthropology and supports the writing of monographs and high profile journal articles. Our current post-doc projects unpack environmental, social and economic projects targeted at improving life in different localities.

PhD Projects

We enable young researchers to pursue a doctorate under close supervision of our research staff. Current PhD projects engage with topics ranging from consumption, racism, food and taste, to migration and journalism in regions as diverse as South Asia, Africa, Europe, South America und Australia.