Kumilachew Siferaw Anteneh

Full Name: Kumilachew Siferaw Anteneh
Address: Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, 79.  Office: 0588209760 Cell: 0937620438
Personal Email: kumilachew.siferaw@gmail.com
Institutional email: kumilachews@bdu.edu.et
Work Experiences

  • Lecturer, 09/15/2011 to 03/10/2016, Mekelle University- Mekelle, Ethiopia
  • Lecturer, 03/11/2016-Present, Bahir Dar University- Bahir Dar, Ethiopia


  • Masters of Arts in Social Anthropology with a CGPA of 3.82/4.00, Addis Ababa University,  2015
  • Bachelors of Arts in Social Anthropology with a CGPA of 3.97/4.00, Bahir Dar University, 2011

Positions and Committee works
·         Chair, Student Affairs Committee, Department of Anthropology, Mekelle University, 2015/16
·         Member, Centre for Refugee Studies Establishing Committee, Mekelle University, 2015
·         Member, Research Council of IPHC, Mekelle University, September 2015-March, 2016
·         Team Leader, Department of Anthropology, Mekelle University, September, 2015-2016
·         Member, Organizing committee for the 1st National Social Anthropology Conference, Bahir Dar University, 2017
·         Course chair, Department of Social Anthropology, Bahir Dar University, 03/11/2016-11/15/2017
·         Head, Department of Social Anthropology, 11/15/2017-present
Honors and Awards
·         Excellent Academic Achievement Award in 2010 with CGPA 0f 4.0/4.0
·         Gold medal award in 2011 with CGPA of 3.97/4.00
Research Experiences
·         An Ethnographic study of Ethno-veterinary Medicine and Identifications of Medicinal Plants in Dess’a Forest Villages, Tigray, 2015/2016
·         Impacts of Gender Based Violence on Rural Girls’ Education in General Secondary and Preparatory(Pre-University) Schools of  Amhara Regional State, North West Ethiopia,2017.
·         The Dynamics of Blood Feud and its Impact in Amhara Region, Co-researcher, 2019
·         Urbanization, Migration and Human Security in Amhara Regional State, Ethiopia, 2019-Present
Computer Skill
·         Ms-office (word, excel, PowerPoint)
Professional Membership
·         International member of the American Anthropological Association (AAA)
·         Professional member of Central States Anthropological Society (CSAS)
·         Professional Member of the Society for Economic Anthropology (CEA)
References: To be given upon request

Social Anthropology
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Office: 0588209760 Cell: 0937620438
Social Antropology