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Grégoire Schlemmer

Grégoire Schlemmer, an ethnologist, conducts research with the IRD (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement) since 2006.

He earned a doctorate in Ethnology from the University of Paris 10 Nanterre in 2004. He is also associated with the EHESS-CNRS (Centre d’Études de l’Inde & de l’Asie du Sud) and the Institut de Recherche Sud-Est Asiatique (CNRS, University of Provence).


Research themes

- Anthropology of religions and pragmatic construction of representations in action
- Elaboration of identity and management of otherness in pluri-ethnic societies
- Organizations of indigenous peoples, historical writings and creation of collective memory
- Displacement, acculturation and emergence of reflexivity.
- Migrations, identity and social approach to ethnicity

Geographical areas

- Kulung, Rai and Kirant peoples (Himalayas: Nepal, India)
- Phongsaly Province people (Laos, Indochinese Peninsula)

Several works : see french version of this page