Dhahran, 31261, Saudi Arabia
Timm Lau, Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Department of General Studies, KFUPM
I am am currently Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals. My PhD in Social Anthropology was earned from the University of Cambridge (King's College) in 2007. Before this I studied Ethnology in Hamburg, Germany, and took my MSc in Social Anthropology from London School of Economics and Political Science. From 2010 to 2011, I held a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at University of Calgary, where I undertook research on Tibetan economic adaptation in Canada funded by the AXA Research Fund. I am co-editor of the book 'How Do We Know? Evidence, Ethnography and the Making of Anthropological Knowledge' (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008). I have published several journal articles and book chapters on the Tibetan diaspora in India and Canada.