Dr Kingsley Madueke

Routing deadly violence in a divided city

Funding period: 1 September 2019 – 1 March 2020
Type of funding: International Fellowship

Dr Kingsley L. Madueke obtained his PhD from the Department of Political Science and Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He has a Masters in Conflict Management and Peace Studies from University of Jos, Nigeria. His research interests include conflict, peace, violent extremism, political instability, radicalization and security in fragile states. He was a Marie Skłodowska-Curie INTEGRIM Fellow from September 2014–August 2015. His scholarly works have been published in international academic journals, including Journal of Modern African Studies, Africa Spectrum, African Studies Review, and Journal of Contemporary African Studies. Dr Madueke is the winner of the prestigious David and Helen Kimble Prize for best academic article published in Journal of Modern African Studies for the 2018 Calendar year.

As a USF International Fellow, Dr Madueke will spend six months working with Associate Professor Walter Nicholls in the Department of Urban Planning and Public Policy at the University of California, Irvine.

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