Fellow, Department of Anthropology, Durham University

Rosita Armytage is a political anthropologist researching power and influence, inequality and social mobility, corruption, and contemporary capitalism. Rosita received her PhD from the Australian National University in 2016.

In addition to her work in academia, she has fourteen years of experience in international development, qualitative research, and the design and evaluation of governance reform and gender programs across Asia.

Experience

  • 2018–present
    Fellow, Department of Anthropology, Durham University
  • 2017–2018
    Research Fellow, School of Government and Society, University of Birmingham

Education

  • 2016 
    Australian National University, PhD (Anthropology)
  • 2005 
    University of New South Wales, Masters, Public Policy
  • 2004 
    University of Sydney, B.A. (Arab & Islamic Studies/Governance)

Publications

  • 2016
    Alliance of State and Ruling Classes in Contemporary Pakistan, Economic and Political Weekly
  • 2015
    The Social Lives of the Elite: Friendship and Power in Pakistan, The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology
  • 2008
    Safety, Security and Accessible Justice: Participatory Approaches to Law and Justice Reform in Papua New Guinea, Pacific Islands Policy