PD Dr. Andreas Dafinger

Associate Professor, Dept for Sociology and Social Anthropology,
Central European University, Budapest

positions held
2000 - 2008 Senior Research Fellow
Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle
1994 -2000 Research Fellow, Interdisciplinary Research Program (SFB 268) on "Cultural and Linguistic Development in the Westafrican Savannah", Frankfurt
fellowships, visiting professorships
2006 -07 Lecturer in Social Anthropology, London School of Economics, London, UK
2007 Visiting Lecturer, University of Zürich, Switzlerand
2005 -06 Leverhulme Research Fellow, School of Social Sciences
University of Manchester, UK
2004 -05 Visiting Assistant Professor, Dept. of Anthropology,
University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
2001/ 03 Adjunct Lecturer, University of Leipzig
2008 Habilitation (Dr. phil. habil.)
Privatdozent, Universität Leipzig
2000 Ph.D. (Dr. phil.) in Social Anthropology at the faculty for Philosophy and History (Philosophie und Geschichtswissenschaften), University of Frankfurt,
with a Dissertation on the "Anthropology of Space. A case study in Burkina Faso"
  1994 Magister Artium (M.A.) in Social Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology and Psychology, University of Frankfurt
since 1994: 25 months in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo
  professional affiliations
ASA, African Studies Association
DGV, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Völkerkunde
EASA, European Association of Social Anthropologists
Frobenius Gesellschaft
* last updated Sep 2008