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Kasper Tang Vangkilde

Ph.D., Associate professor

Personal data

Kasper Tang Vangkilde
Associate Professor, Ph.D.
Department of Anthropology, School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University
Phone: +45 51 94 27 67
E-mail: etnkvangkilde@cas.au.dk

Employment record

2015 – now Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University
2012 – 2015 Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University
2009 – 2010 Temporary Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
2006 – 2012 Ph.D. Scholar, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
2003 – 2006 Fixed Term Lecturer, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark
2000 – 2003 Qualitative Researcher, GfK Denmark

Education and academic degrees

2013 Teacher Training Programme for Assistant Professors and Post Docs, Aarhus University
2012 Ph.D. Degree in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
2003 Master’s Degree in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
2001 Elective courses, Copenhagen Business School & Department of Sociology, University of Copenhagen
2001 Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen

Fieldwork and research stays

2017 Fieldwork among professional boards members in Denmark (brief periods)
2014 Fieldwork at a tech company in Copenhagen in collaboration with the consultancy Incento (brief periods)
2007 Fieldwork at international fashion company in Switzerland (8 months)
2002 Honorary Research Assistant, Department of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2002 Fieldwork on Starbucks Coffee and Chinese tea in Hong Kong (6 months)

Academic and administrative positions

Forskning og uddannelse
2013 – 2015 Member of the steering committee of the international 'Research Network for Design Anthropology' 
2012 – 2017 Coordinator of the track 'Innovation, Organization and Work' on the Master's Programme in Anthropology, Aarhus University 
2008 – 2010 Co-founder and co-developer of the elite programme 'Anthropology and People-Centered Business', University of Copenhagen
Committee work and external examination 
2016 - now Member of Department Forum, School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University 2014 - now Member of External Examination Committee for Anthropology in Denmark 2014 - now Member of External Examination Committee for Design Studies and Cultural Studies, University of Southern Denmark 2011 - now Member of External Examination Committee for design educations, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Design 2011 - 2015 Board member of The Association of Anthropologists in Denmark 2009 - 2010 Representative in the Ph.D. committee, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen 

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