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Professor Hastings Donnan FBA

The comparative study of borders that have experienced conflict, violence and war; related issues of trauma, memory and displacement; border crossings, transitions and transgressions; Islam; Ireland; Pakistan
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About this Fellow

Hastings Donnan is Director of the Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation and Social Justice and co-Director of the Centre for International Borders Research. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, a Member of the Royal Irish Academy, a Fellow of the Academy for Social Sciences and was chair of the Anthropology and Development Studies subpanel for the UK's Research Excellence Framework in 2014.



Current post

  • Professor of Anthropology and Director, The Senator George J Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice, Queen's University Belfast

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