Bumochir Dulam

Bumochir Dulam has conducted research on a wide range of topics including shamanic practices and the historical construction of “shamanism” in Mongolia and Inner Mongolia. More recently he has explored the way environmental conservation and global politics have reshaped mobile pastoralism in Mongolia and China. Prior to UCL, Bumochir worked for the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology, National University of Mongolia, as Professor of Anthropology and Department Chair, lecturing and producing anthropology textbooks. He was also involved in leading projects funded by the Wenner Gren Foundation, Open Society Foundation, Asian Development Bank, American Asia Foundation, World Bank and Swiss Agency for Development and Corporation, allowing him to carry out fieldwork in Mongolia, North China and Kyrgyzstan.