Dr. Tam Ngo
Research Fellow
Max Planck Institute, Goettingen

Max Planck Gesellschaft
Cultural Anthropology
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Tam Ngo is a Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity. She was recently awarded Ph.D. degree from VU, Amsterdam for a dissertation titled "The New Way: Becoming Protestant Hmong in Contemporary Vietnam". She obtained a MA in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology at University of Leiden (2006), a Degree Msc in Comparative Asian Studies from the University of Amsterdam in 2004 and a BA in Philosophy from Vietnam National University, Hanoi, Vietnam in 2002.

Research Interests:

- Anthropology of religious conversion

- Anthropology of millenarianism

- Anthropology of War and Social Memory

- Transnational religious networks

- Migration and diasporas

- Religion and modern mass media