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Centre of African Studies

Staff

Chair of Centre

Dr Michael Jennings

Angelica Baschiera
Manager
Angelica Baschiera
  • Tel: 020 7898 4370
  • Email: ab17@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 475
  • Office Hours: 9am-3pm, Monday-Friday
Michael Jennings
Chair, Centre of African Studies
Michael Jennings

Politics, governance, and civil society in sub-Saharan Africa; non-governmental organisations; faith and development; history of development processes and interventions; issues in international health and non-state actors in health delivery.

  • Tel: 0207 898 4268
  • Email: mj10@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 261
  • Office Hours: Monday 10-12pm

Caitlin Pearson
Executive Officer
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Kassiani Lythrangomitis
Communications and Research Officer, Africa-UK
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Research Associates

Michael Amoah
Research Associate
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Murray Last
Professorial Research Associate
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Medical anthropology; traditional medicine; pre-colonial history: Islamic (especially 19th century Jihad) and pre-Islamic societies of northern Nigeria; religion among non-Muslim Hausa; Islamic intellectual tradition in northern Nigeria; youth culture of urban Kano (Nigeria).

Roy Love
Research Associate
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Trevor Robinson
Research Associate
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John Ryle
Research Associate
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Human rights, famine relief and conflict resolution, and a popular ethnography of the Agar Dinka of South Sudan


Kaye Whiteman
Research Associate
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