Research on contemporary Africa at York occurs across all three faculties, exploring issues of electoral politics and governance, economic resources, crime, and public health.

These pages highlight some of the research going on across the University. You can explore the projects below for a selection of that work; also see our projects page for a longer list.

To tell us about your research and to meet colleagues working on similar themes across the University, get in touch and join our mailing list.

Contact us

africa-network@york.ac.uk

Dr Peg Murray-Evans
Department of Politics
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Dr Olayinka Ajala
Politics
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Dr Joshua Kirshner
Environment and Geography
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Selected projects

Research

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Contact us

africa-network@york.ac.uk

Dr Peg Murray-Evans
Department of Politics
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Dr Olayinka Ajala
Politics
Visit Olayinka's profile

Dr Joshua Kirshner
Environment and Geography
Visit Josh's profile