Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
My research agenda encompasses political sociology, political science/government, economic development, and, African studies. My long-term research goals have a five-fold focus:
• State fragility and governance
• Human rights and transitional justice
• Peace, conflict, and security studies
• Gender and development.
• Public health governance and the regulation of pandemics.

Personal Interests
Documentary movies
Comedy movies (of the Monty Python genre)
Reading (all disciplines - including those relating to how Physics has messed-up our story of 'God').
Swimming
Skiing
Standup comedy (amateur performer)