Khond altar Odosha

The Directors
MEWSC has two founding directors, Dr. Lidia Guzy and Dr. James Kapaló. The role of the directors is to determine the direction of the centre, make strategic decisions (in consultation with members of the Advisory Board) and manage the running of the centre and related networks and projects.

The International Advisory Board
The role of the International Advisory Board is to advise on the general principles of the Centre’s strategy. Members of the board inform the centre in terms of opportunities and possibilities for cooperation that emerge in the Centre’s fields of activity and help promote the aims of the Centre.

Members of the International Advisory Board
Gregory Alles, McDaniel College, USA
Stefano Beggiora, University of Venice, Italy
Deepak Kumar Behera, Berhampur University, Odisha, India
Marine Carrin, Centre d’Anthropologie, CNRS, Toulouse, France
Elena Glavatskaya, Ural State University, Russian Federation
Art Leete, University of Tartu, Estonia
Lehel Peti, Romanian Institute for Research on National Minorities, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Uwe Skoda, Aarhus University, Denmark
Vilmos Tánczos, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Eva Toulouze, Institut national des langues orientales (INALCO), Paris, France
Ülo Valk, University of Tartu, Estonia

Dagnosław Demski, Nicolaus Copernicus University (UMK), Torun, Poland
Cécile Guillaume-Pey, University College Cork and Queen’s University Belfast, Ireland
Marcello Vidaurre Archanjo, University College Cork, Ireland
Claire Scheid, University College Cork, Ireland
Maruska Svasek, Queens University Belfast, UK
Gillian Watt, University College Cork, Ireland
Tatiana Vagramenko, Irish Research Council (IRC) and University College Cork, Ireland