Researcher Profile

Andrea Cornwall

Andrea Cornwall

Professor of Anthropology and Development
Arts C C326
University of Sussex
Falmer, BN1 9RE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 1273 872932


Andrea Cornwall is Director of the Pathways of Women's Empowerment RPC and Professor of Anthropology and Development at the University of Sussex School of Global Studies. She is a political anthropologist who specialises in the anthropology of democracy, citizen participation, participatory research, gender and sexuality. She has worked on topics ranging from understanding women's perspectives on family planning, fertility and sexually transmitted infection in Nigeria and Zimbabwe, public engagement in UK regeneration programs, and the quality of democratic deliberation in new democratic spaces in Brazil.


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