Dr. Jeanne Féaux de la Croix

Junior Research Group Leader and Principal Investigator on a number of projects researching environmental anthropology and history in Central Asia.




Abteilung für Ethnologie

Burgsteige 11

72070 Tübingen



Phone: +49-(0)7071-29-74396

Email: jeanne.feaux[at]uni-tuebingen.de


Room: 134


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Current news: research and teaching


Book release:

  •  Féaux de la Croix, J., 2017. Iconic Places in Central Asia: the moral geography of pastures, dams and holy sites.
    Transcript: Bielefeld. [Link]


Research projects

  • Junior Research Group, funded by the Excellence Initiative University of Tübingen: Cultural History of Water in Central Asia[link]
  • Project of the Volkswagen Foundation:The “Social Life” of a River: environmental histories, social worlds and conflict resolution along the Naryn-Syr Darya[link]
  • SFB 923:Salinization and soil degradation as threats to the agrarian orders in Russia, Kazakhstan/Tajikistan and Australia since 1945 [link]


 Ein Überblick dieser Forschungsprojekte zum Download gibt es HIER!


  • When do Age and Gender Matter? The Marshrutka Question in Kyrgyzstan': a collaborative writing project. [link]