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Higher Degree Research Office

Dr Gabriele Marranci
First name:Gabriele
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Department:Dept of Anthropology
Telephone number:+61-2-9850-8753
Address:Dept of Anthropology,
W6A, Room 617
Discipline/Expertise:I am an anthropologist by training, I also hold an honorary Associate Professorship at Cardiff University's Centre for the Study of Islam.¿During my career I have explored topics concerning Muslims and Islam, such as arts, music, gender, ethnicity, education, political Islam and social issues as well  as specific concepts like jihad, the ummah and the idea of justice.  ¿In recent years, I have expanded my research interests to include youth culture and cognitive neuroscience. I am the director of the Contemporary Muslim Lives Research Hub at the Dept. of Anthropology.
Keywords:Identity, anthropology of Religion, Muslims, anthropology of crime, anthropology of violence and extremism, youth, neuro-anthropology.