Department of Community Sustainability
Editor in ChiefNomadic Peoples, the journal of the Commission on Nomadic Peoples, International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES).
Trained first in Philosophy (University of Bologna), and Anthropology of Development (University of Sussex). Ph.D 2007 at the Insititute of Development Studies (IDS) with a dissertation on the cattle-breeding system amongst the Wodaabe in Niger. Since 2009, honorary editor of Nomadic Peoples and freelance researcher/consultant. Specialising in the interface between pastoralists, science and policy. Fieldwork in Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Sudan, and Niger. Currently working in Omorate. Long-standing interest in Turkana.