Lenore Manderson is Distinguished Professor of Public Health and Medical Anthropology in the School of Public Health, The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. She joined Wits as a member of faculty in 2014; previously, from 2004-2013, she was an honorary professor and, in 2008, Hillel Friedland Senior Fellow at the university. She also holds appointment as Visiting Distinguished Professor, Institute at Brown for Environment and Society and Visiting Professor of Anthropology, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA. In addition, she is an honorary professor at Khon Kaen University, Thailand, and adjunct professor at Monash University. She lives in Prahran (Melbourne, Australia), Providence (Rhode Island, USA) and Rosebank (Johannesburg, South Africa).