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Dr. Elisa Tamburo

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Dr. Elisa Tamburo

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Teaching Fellow in the department of Social Anthropology and Sociology at SOAS

Teaching Fellow at UCL in the Social Science Division

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Biography

Elisa recently completed her PhD in Social Anthropology at SOAS, University of London. Her PhD thesis titled “Moving House: place, time and the politics of urban relocation in a Taipei military village” investigates the politics of resettlement of historical settlement created by the mainlander diaspora to Taiwan in 1949. Her interests include urban and economic anthropology, studies of migration and displacement, and the anthropology of infrastructure. Her area of expertise is on the Greater China region and on the Chinese diaspora elsewhere.

Elisa is currently a Teaching Fellow in the department of Social Anthropology and Sociology at SOAS, teaching Introduction to Social Anthropology. She is also working as a Teaching Fellow at UCL in the Social Science Division, where she teaches the MA course Qualitative Research Methods and the BA course Migration and Society.