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Centre of African Studies: People



PhD Alumni

Name Title Research Interests Contact Information
Kevin Louis Bardosh Implementation Research,Mixed Methods,One Health,EcoHealth,Neglected Tropical Diseases,Emerging and Neglected Zoonoses,Environment and Health,Livestock Production,Veterinary and Crop Extension Services,Health Systems Research,Science and Technology Studies,Development Sociology and Anthropology,Medical Anthropology,Behaviour Change Interventions,Education and social mobilisation,Private sector and agricultural services;
Alexander Bud Informal economies,Creative Industries,Cultural generation,Entrepreneurship,Craft and Artizanship
Ismaila Ceesay,
No Photo Emanuele Cerroni
Peter Chonka Somalia,Political Islam,Popular Religion and Institutional Religion,nationalism and the post-colonial state in Africa,State-making,Horn of Africa,Political identities and citizenship,Ideology,Media and society
No Photo Clare Coughlan  +44 (0)131 6504687
Crystal Courtney ethnography,Maasai,Ecotourism,International development,Rural Development,Kenya,Sustainability
Gill Davies marketisation,renewable energy,ethnography,rural electrification,access to modern energy services,Climate change and energy policy,carbon finance
No Photo Setri Dzivenu  +44 (0)131 651 3866
No Photo Tom Fisher  +44 (0)131 650 4687
Marc Fletcher  UK: +44 (0)7737 034995 South Africa: +27 (0)71 255 2014
Gianluca Iazzolino Refugee studies,Somalia,East Africa,Peace and conflict,ICT,Informal financial institutions,Kenya,Diaspora and transnationalism
Gareth James Land Reform,Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods,Zimbabwe,Southern Africa,Institutions and institutional change,Contract Farming,Global Agro-Food Systems,Quantitative Methods in Social Research |
No Photo Sixta Kilambo  +44 (0)131 6504688
Robert Macdonald Tanzania,Politics,Voter Behaviour,Elections,Election Monitoring,African History  +44(0)7795434382
No Photo Laura Mann  +44 (0)131 650 4688
Mariama Khan International development,Institutions and institutional change,International Relations,ethnography,identity politics,Political Theology & Religio-Politics,Policy,Regionalism,popular culture,Social change,conflict resolution,African borderlands,Transport,Trade,Religion And Ritual
Laura S. Martin Sierra Leone,Transitional Justice,Conflict and Post-Conflict Studies,Local ownership,Participation,Uganda,Rwanda,Mozambique,Memory Politics,Notions of truth,justice and reconciliation,Ritual reconciliation,Truth Commissions,genocide,local NGOs,violence and conflict,ICC politics in Africa,Hissene Habre case,Fambul Tok International
Namhla Matshanda State-making,Horn of Africa,Political identities and citizenship,Territorial borders
No Photo Grasian Mkodzongi  +44 (0)131 650 4687
Thina Nzo Political representation,Local Government,Local party politics,Policy,gender and political institutions  +4477 69766802
No Photo James Pattison  +44 (0)131 651 3140
No Photo Catherine Ratcliff
Jon Schubert Power (domination, authority, legitimacy),political anthropology,history and politics of Lusophone Africa and the Balkans,African politics,postsocialism  +49-176-5442-8870
Mabutho Xolani Shangase South African Public Policy,Post-Apartheid State,Neoliberalism,Discourse Analysis,Public Policy Theory  +44 (0) 755 439 1518
Elisabetta Spano  +44 (0)131 650 4687
No Photo Annalisa Urbano  +44 (0)131 651 3866
Caroline Valois Evangelical discourse and the public sphere in Uganda, nationalism, Pentecostal-Charismatic Christianity, public health and sexuality.