Research Topics

  • Society and history of South East Asia with a focus on Indonesia
  • Economic Anthropology (Anthropology of work)
  • Anthropology of Gender and Relatedness
  • Political Anthropology (corruption)
  • History of cultural and social Anthropology


Married with Kathrin Oester, Social Anthropologist and documentary filmmaker.

The Commons in a Glocal World: Global Connections and Local Responses

by Tobias Haller, Thomas Breu, Tine De Moor, Christian Rohr, Heinzpeter Znoj

for Publications of Prof. Dr. Heinzpeter Znoj


Course research I

Anthropology of Blockchain

Anthropology Research Seminar including mandatory debriefing

PhD colloquia


History of social and cultural anthropology I

Marcel Mauss - Exchange of gifts, magic and body techniques

Master colloquia

PhD colloquia

Spring Semester 2018

Exercise: Erving Goffman's Ethnography of Everyday Life

Seminar: Philippe Descolas "Jenseits von Natur und Kultur"

Master Colloquia

PhD Colloquia

Autumn Semester 2017

Seminar: Depts

Lecture: History of social and cultural anthropology II

Master colloquia

PhD colloquia