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Institute for African Studies

University of Cologne

Meister-Ekkehart-Str. 7

50937 Cologne
Tel. +49 (0)221 470 4741
Fax +49 (0)221 470 5158

Thomas Widlok is Professor for Cultural Anthropology at the Institute for African Studies and Egyptology and was until recently speaker of the competence area "Cultures and Societies in Transition". He has long-term ethnographic field research experiences in southern Africa and Australia and is a specialist on hunting and gathering, human-environment relations and sociality.