SOAS University of London

South Asia Section, School of Languages, Cultures & Linguistics

Stefanie Lotter

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Overview

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South Asia Section, School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Research Fellow and Co-Investigator 'After the Earth's Violent Sway: The tangible and intangible legacies of a natural disaster'

Name:
Dr Stefanie Lotter
Email address:
Telephone:
+44(0)20 7898 4711
Address:
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
460
Academic Support Hours:
Tuesdays: 12.00-13.00 & Wednesdays: 11.00-12.00

Biography

Stefanie Lotter is an AHRC Research Fellow and Senior Teaching Fellow at SOAS University of London. She holds degrees in social anthropology (PhD University of Heidelberg, MA SOAS,) and museum studies (PGDip University of Leicester). She has worked not only in academic institutions (the University of Heidelberg, the University of the Witwatersrand and SOAS) but also at museums, (the Horniman Museum in London, the Namgyal institute in Sikkim and the Workers Museum in Johannesburg). With an interest in the anthropology of elites and in critical heritage studies she is currently exploring the dynamics of heritage decision making in post conflict, post earthquake Nepal. She is an executive member of the Britain-Nepal Academic Council and works for Cambridge International Examinations on test construction.  She is also a Research Fellow and Co-Investigator for the research project 'After the Earth's Violent Sway: The tangible and intangible legacies of a natural disaster'.

Teaching

Research

Nepali society and culture; museology; social and cultural anthropology of the Himalaya; elite studies; heritage studies