Director of NIAS and senior researcher.
Cultural sociology, Korea/East Asia, comparative politics, political culture and forms of governance.
Managing the Fudan-European Centre for China Studies and China-relevant issues
Project coordinator responsible for the NIAS SUPRA Programme and the NIAS Newsletter. In charge of conferences, guest lectures and seminars. Support and coordinate the work of the Nordic NIAS Council.
Coordinates the Asian Dynamics Initiative - ADI.
Administration, NIAS SUPRA Program, NIAS LINC
Administration, NIAS SUPRA Program, NIAS LINC, The Fudan European Centre for China Studies
Oversee and coordinate the journal’s editorial activities.
The student assistant position at NIAS Press entails providing support to the Press in all areas, including various marketing and editorial responsibilities.
Encounters between Asia and the Nordic countries/Europe, gender, non-governmental organizing, People’s Republic of China
International Political Economy; Foreign Policy Analysis; Politics and International Relations of East Asia and the Polar Region; Environment and Development, Environmental aid; Development Studies
Cambodia, religion, healing, politics, conflict management, justice
Cultural anthropology, Indigenous peoples, Socio-economic development, Human rights
Regional focus: Southeast Asia & West Africa.
India, South Asia, the Nordic countries, Europe
welfare politics, Korea, nordic welfare state, pension reform, inequality, political economy, party politics
Subaltern urbanization, Urban trends in India, Structural Transformation, Caste relations, Constructivist methodologies
Corporate social responsibility (CSR), especially CSR in small-medium enterprises (SMEs), brand management and innovation management.
The project will explore how understandings of self and others is tranformed in everyday encounters
Chinese workers in the mainstream media
Xenia Kjær Skarbye is a Danish postgraduate student at Aalborg University in Copenhagen, where she is currently studying towards a degree in Global Refugee Studies. Before her studies in Denmark, Xenia obtained a MSc and BSc at Oxford Brookes University in International Relations, combined with International Management and Economics, respectively.
At the moment his main focus is collective action theories; questioning how and why people cooperate and govern the commons. Thus he takes great interest in Danish cooperatives as well.
Catja is currently working on her master thesis in anthropology which investigates intergenerational relations in Chongqing, China.
Casper is writing his master thesis about the meeting between Chinese tourists and Danish cultural heritage, looking at how social structures are constructed and challenged.