Career Summary Viewer: Mr Alex Tasker

Personal Information
Title: Mr TAA Member No: 3213
Forenames: Alex Year of Birth: 1981
Surname: Tasker Email Address:
Honours/Award: Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (MRCVS)    

University Qualification & Completion Year

2003 University College London BSc (Medical Physics and Bioengineering)
2006 Royal Veterinary College BVetMed
2013 University College London MSc (Anthropology, Environment & Development)

Career Summary
Research interests focus on innovation and knowledge exchange in marginal livestock-owning communities using cross-disciplinary, mixed-methods approaches. Particular experience with participatory and knowledge network models in pastoralist and nomadic populations of East Africa. Current institutional linkages include the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) at the University of Sussex, ILRI Nairobi and a range of NGOs in the region.

Current roles include undertaking doctoral research on the above themes (due to complete in March 2017), teaching and supervisory roles at a range of UK Universities, and short-term consultancy roles. 

Last Updated: 10/09/2016