Miss GIOIA BARNBROOK

Miss GIOIA BARNBROOK

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Contact Details

Email
Address
The University of Aberdeen G05, Edward Wright Building, Department of Anthropology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB24 3QY

Biography

2015 - MRes Social Anthropology, University of Aberdeen

2013 - MA Social Anthropology, University of Aberdeen 

Research

Research Interests

Environmental anthropology, coastal eco-systems, human-animal relations, sub-arctic Canada 

Collaborations

I am an Aberdeen Team Member of Arctic Domus, a European Research Council Advanced Grant project exploring human-animal relations and domestication across the circumpolar north. I am also an affiliated graduate student within the CICADA (Centre for Indigenous Conservation and Development Alternatives) network. 

Research Grants

2014 - 2018 - ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) 1+3 studentship award 

2015 - 2016 - Fieldwork Grant, Arctic Domus (ERC Advanced Grant)

2015 - 2016 - University of Aberdeen North Theme Small Projects Fund award (in support of fieldwork costs)

Teaching

Teaching Responsibilities

Tutor - AT2515 Reimagining Colonialism, 2018.

Further Info

Media

Article on 'The World in 2065' ESRC writing competition, 'The Guardian': 

https://www.theguardian.com/science/blog/2015/nov/11/the-world-in-2065-what-do-social-scientists-think-the-future-holds 

Conferences

Barnbrook, G.A. 'They go to the reservoir now': Changing goose migration in Wemindji, Northern Quebec. EASA Biennial Conference, University of Stockholm, Sweden, 17th August, 2018.

Barnbrook, G.A. ‘We just can’t trust it anymore’: Climate change, safety and unpredictability in the eastern James Bay. Granite Symposium, Aberdeen, Scotland, 20th November, 2017. 

Barnbrook, G.A. Engaged Observers: Connection and entanglement in the practice of amateur astronomy. RAI Undergraduate Conference, St Andrews, Scotland, 12th - 14th April, 2013. 

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