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Researcher: Hiruy, K (Dr Kiros Hiruy)

Fields of Research

Social and Cultural Anthropology
Sociological Methodology and Research Methods
Anthropology of Development
Social and Cultural Geography
Migrant Cultural Studies
Public Policy

Research Objectives

Ethnicity, Multiculturalism and Migrant Development and Welfare
Cultural Understanding
Health Related to Specific Ethnic Groups
Social Class and Inequalities

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Displacement and Emplacement: Ecology of the refugee journey; School of Geography & Environmental Studies Conference
Empowerment as a tool for a healthy resettlement: a case of new African settlers in South Australia; International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care
End-of-life experiences and expectations of Africans in Australia: Cultural implications for palliative and hospice care; Nursing Ethics: An International Journal for Health Care Professionals
Finding home away from home: place attachement; place identity, belonging and resettlement among African-Australians in Hobart; LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
NGOs and African Grassroots Community Organisations in Australia; Third Sector Review
Participation at the coalface: translating local knowledges and institutions in post-war Tigray, North Ethiopia; Community Development Journal: an international forum
Using multi-sited ethnographic case studies and auto-ethnography to explore bottom-up community empowerment among African communities in Australia

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision