Emma Varley


Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Anthropology: Brandon University
Adjunct, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology: University of Saskatchewan
Adjunct and Senior Advisor for Qualitative Research on Maternal and Newborn Health, Centre for Global Public Health: University of Manitoba

External Member of the Centres for Cultures of Reproduction, Technologies and Health: University of Sussex

President of the Canadian Anthropology Society (CASCA): 2022-2023

Research Interests:

Critical Medical Anthropology, Global Public Health, Violence and Conflict, Islam; Pakistan, India, Tanzania; International Development, Disaster and Humanitarian Studies; Neoliberalism, Corruption and the State, Magic and the Occult; Hospital Ethnography, Participatory Research and Action Methods, Rapid Qualitative Evaluation.

Contact Information:

Clark Hall 207, Faculty of Arts Building
Phone: (204) 727-7422; (Cell) 204-901-4498
Fax: (204) 726-0473
Email: varleye@brandonu.ca; emma.varley2012@gmail.com