Below you will find current research projects that concern research discipline Anthropology.

Integrated Arctic Studies Network

Duration: 2016 - 2017

Project leader: Olga Bogolepova | Project page

The Network on Integrated Arctic Studies (IAS) is designed to provide a forum for exchange of knowledge and contacts among Nordic and Russian researchers working in the Russian Arctic. The main focus is on study of 1) geological evolution and mineral resources of the Russian Arctic and 2) processes at the interface of human practices and nature in Arctic environments. Results expected of the project will allow developing the scientific basis for further collaborative research projects and educational courses.

Inter-ethnic culture gap in Estonia

Duration: Jan 2016 - ongoing 

Project leader: Leonid Polishchuk | Project page

Forgotten Turkic people in Xinjiang: the Lop People

Duration: 2010 - ongoing

Project leader: Ingvar Svanberg | Project page