2007-8 Temporary Lecturer in Anthropology, Department of Social Sciences, University of Hull
2006-7 Temporary Lecturer, Department of Peace Studies, University of Bradford.
2003-6 ESRC Research Fellow, Department of Social Anthropology, University of Manchester.
2002-3 Temporary Lecturer, Department of Social Anthropology, University of Manchester.
2001 Ph.D. – Social Anthropology, University of St. Andrews.
1993 M.Litt. – Amerindian Studies, University of St. Andrews.
1982 B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics, University of Manchester.
Andes region (Bolivia); science, technology and expertise; development; animal-human relations; colonialism; the state; ethnohistory.
2010-11 British Academy Small Grant: Education, Citizenship and Democracy in Rural Bolivia funding for pilot study into adult/alternative education under the Morales administration.
2010 CASS research funding: Education, Citizenship and Democracy in Rural Bolivia
2003-6 ESRC Research Fellowship: The Reception and Interpretation of Science and Technology in non-Western contexts.
2002 British Academy Small Grant
2000 Radcliffe-Brown Memorial Fund Award
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Member of ESRC college of referees for postdoctoral fellowship applications
Member of planning committee for 'Seeking Bridges' conference, Oxford Brookes University.