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Researcher: Hiruy, K (Dr Kiros Hiruy)

Fields of Research

Social and cultural anthropology
Anthropology of development
Sociological methodology and research methods
Social geography
Public policy
Migrant cultural studies

Research Objectives

Multicultural services
Other culture and society
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; SAGE Research Methods Cases

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision