Jeanne  Féaux de la Croix
Visiting Scholar
Center for Asian Studies

Institutional Affiliation:

University of Bern (from 09/01/23)


PhD in Social Anthropology
University of St. Andrews 2011

MSc Social and Cultural Anthropology
Oxford University 2005

MA History
Edinburgh University 2003

Research Interests

Jeanne Féaux de la Croix holds a research professorship at the University of Bern, Switzerland. As a social anthropologist, she focuses on water, energy and environmental justice issues and has also published widely on collaborative methodologies and labour.  Recent books include Environmental Humanities in Central Asia (co-edited with Beatrice Penati, forthcoming Routledge 2023) and an Anthropology Handbook (The Central Asian World, Routledge, 2023) with Madeleine Reeves. Jeanne is currently setting up a transdisciplinary team to foster environmental justice around marine renewable energy technologies on the coasts of Indonesia, Taiwan and Canada.

New anthropology handbook:
Jeanne Féaux de la Croix and Madeleine Reeves. forthcoming July 2023.
The Central Asian World.  Routledge: London.

New review article:
Jeanne Féaux de la Croix. 2022. Collaboration. Oxford Research Encyclopaedia of Anthropology. Oxford University Press: Oxford.

Jeanne will be a CAS visiting scholar July 2023 through June 2025.