Professor Niki J.P. Alsford

Professor of Anthropology & Human Geography, Director of Institutes for the Study of the Asia Pacific (ISAP)School of Psychology and Humanities

Niki Alsford is a Professor of Anthropology & Human Geography. He is also the Co-Director of RKE Institute for Area and Migration Studies (AMIS). As an anthropologist, Alsford welcomes proposals for doctoral research on society and culture within the Asia Pacific region. He is particularly keen on proposals pertaining to Taiwan and the wider Pacific Ocean. In addition, he also welcomes proposals on Korea, specifically for research on Korean shamanism and Jeju Island Haenyeo (women sea divers).