Robin Oberg



College: College of Social Sciences and International Studies
Discipline: Sociology and Philosophy
Department: Sociology, Philosophy and Anthropology

Swedish researcher currently living in the UK. Trained as a social anthropologist and as an applied cultural analyst.

Current research is on the British construction of Luck.

Have performed ethnographic fieldwork in Kenya (witchcraft & development), Tanzania (aborted due to illness), Hawaii (indigenous studies), Sweden (evaluation of a municipal bicycle helmet campaign).

Have taught ethnography and applied anthropology as a visiting lecturer at Lucknow University, National P.G. College in Lucknow, Panjab University in Chandigarh, and Delhi University. Currently tutoring in Development Economy at the Business School of Exeter.