Assoc. prof. Jurij Fikfak, PhD, Institute of Slovenian Ethnology, Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Slovani
Jurij Fikfak, PhD, associate professor at the Institute of Slovenian Ethnology, Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts. He is co-editor in chief of journal ‘Traditiones’ and editor of series ‘Opera ethnologica Slovenica’, and co-director of the course ‘Intepretation und Verstehen’ at the Inter University Center Dubrovnik. He is a member of different international ethnological, sociological associations (SIEF, AFS, EASA, DGV, ISA, etc.) and a member of executive board of IASS-AIS (International Association for Semiotic Studies). His research interest are in history, theory and methodology - especially questions of qualitative research; ritual practices; village monographs; semiotics of culture.