African Studies Teaching Faculty from other Departments

Professor Jocelyn Alexander
Lecturer in Commonwealth Studies, Department of International Development, Queen Elizabeth House, Linacre College.
Research Interests: southern African history and politics, war, agrarian reform.

Dr Oliver Bakewell
International Migration Institute and International Development

Professor Elleke Boehmer
Professor of World Literatures in English.
Research interests: Empire and the writing of modernity; Diaspora writing 1870-1950; Postcolonial Literature, especially of India, Nigeria, Southern Africa, Australia and the Caribbean.

Professor Colin Bundy
Former Principal, Green Templeton College and History

Professor Robin Cohen
Department of International Development, Queen Elizabeth House and Senior Researcher, International Migration Institute, James Martin 21st Century School.
Research interests: Creolization, diasporas and international migration (Africa and elsewhere); Super-diversity in post-apartheid South Africa.

Professor Paul Collier
Director of Centre for Study of African Economies, Department of Economics, St Antony's College.
Research Interests: economic policy, conflict and conflict resolution in Africa.

Ian Cooper
Democratic consolidation, political parties and party systems, with a particular focus on Southern Africa. Other interests: The history of apartheid-era South Africa and Namibia.

Dr Patricia O. Daley
Oxford University Centre for the Environment, Jesus College.
Research Interests: human geography, conflict, forced migration and environmental change in sub-Saharan Africa.

Dr David Johnson
Lecturer in Comparative Education, St Antony's College.
Research Interests: comparative education; literacy.

Dr Sloan Mahone
University Lecturer in the History of Medicine, Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, St Cross College.
Research Interests: history of medicine in Africa, history of psychiatry.

Dr James McDougall
University Lecturer in History and Trinity College

Professor Peter Mitchell
School of Archaeology and St Hugh's College.
Research Interests: Middle and Later Stone Age archaeology of southern Africa; history of African archaeology.

Dr Abdul Raufu Mustapha
University Lecturer in African Politics and Kirk-Greene Fellow in African Studies at St Antony's College.
Research Interests: rural politics, ethnicity and identity politics, politics of democratization in sub-Saharan Africa.

Dr Ramon Sarró

Associate Professor in the Social Anthropology of Africa and Fellow of St Antony's College

Dr Judith Scheele

Post-doctoral Research Fellow at All Souls College and Anthropology

Dr Ricardo Soares de Oliveira
University Lecturer in African politics, and Fellow at St Peters College.

Dr Nicole Stremlau
Centre for Socio-Legal Studies

Dr Iain Walker
Research Fellow in Anthropology

Professor David Zeitlyn
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Interests: Ethnographic studies in Cameroon and Nigerian middle belt; religion, politicis; photography, mobile phones and the internet. Multiple history (histories), archaelogical, oral and genetic


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