Ananth’s research focuses on small and medium scale agriculture and wild food foraging. He is part of an ARC Discovery Project, ‘Sustainability and climate change adaptation: unlocking the potential of ethnic diversity’. Ananth is interested the intersection of cultural diversity and ecological knowledge. Methodologically, he prefers immersion and fine-grained qualitative methods.
- Gopal, A. 2018, ‘Commoning Sense: Growing Food in Public Spaces’, Permaculture Institute Press, Issue 10, pp. 30-33
- ARC Discovery Project DP140101165, ‘Sustainability and climate change adaptation: unlocking the potential of ethnic diversity’. Investigators: Lesley Head, Natascha Klocker & Gordon Waitt
- 2015 – Current ARC, Discovery PhD Scholarship, University of Wollongong
- 2017 Institute of Australian Geographers Postgraduate Presentation Award