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Robert Cribb
Professor Cribb Robert


Robert Cribb’s research interests focus mainly on Indonesia, though he has some interest in other parts of Southeast Asia (especially Malaysia and Burma/Myanmar) and in Inner Asia.

Dr Fijn Natasha


T 02 6125 2205

Natasha Fijn is an ethnographic researcher and observational filmmaker based at the ANU Mongolia Institute. With a research team based at the Mongolia Institute, she is researching multispecies Mongolian Medicine, or health and wellbeing across species in Mongolia.

Dr Jack Fenner
Dr Fenner Jack


T 02 6125 2121

Jack Fenner is an archaeologist with recent projects in Mongolia, the Pacific, and Island Southeast Asia. His speciality is using chemistry to identify diet and movement in the past.

Professor Li Narangoa
Professor Narangoa Li


T 6125 3201

Li Narangoa is a Professor of Pacific and Asian History. She specialises in modern Japanese and Mongolian history, culture and politics. Before joining the ANU, she was researcher at the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (Copenhagen).

McComas Taylor
Dr Taylor McComas


T + 61 2 6125 3179

McComas Taylor’s research lies at the intersection of contemporary critical theory and classical Sanskrit narrative literature. His primary focus is on the construction of ‘true’ discourse in the Foucauldian sense in the Sanskritic, Hindu episteme.

Wuqiriletu (Uchralt)
Dr (Uchralt) Wuqiriletu


Dr Wuqiriletu has already obtained a PhD but is now undertaking a second doctoral thesis within the School of Culture, History and Language, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific as part of the ARC Laureate Project ‘Informal Life Politics’, led by Prof. Tessa Morris Suzuki.

Ratcliffe Jonathan


Jonathan Ratcliffe was recently awarded his PhD in Asian History from ANU for a thesis on the political history of the epic hero Geser among the Buryat Mongols during the 20th century.

Lecturer in Economics Bayarjargal Ariun-Erdene


T 02 6125 8109

Ariun is an Associate Lecturer of Economics at the Australian National University. Her research areas are poverty, inequality, labour market issues, and microeconomic analysis.

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