Professor Magnus Marsden

  • Full Name : Professor Magnus Marsden
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  • Position : Researcher
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Professor Magnus Marsden is the Chief Academic Adviser at the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies and Director of the Sussex Asia Centre School of Global Studies, University of Sussex.


  • Anthropology of Islam and Muslim Societies
  • Gender and law
  • Gender Studies
  • Human Rights
  • Human Rights Discourse


Professor Magnus Marsden joined Sussex in November 2013 from SOAS, University of London where he was Reader in Social Anthropology. He studied for his BA and PhD degrees at Cambridge University, where he was also Junior Research Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge, and Graduate Officer in Research at the Centre of South Asian Studies, University of Cambridge.