Dr of International Development; Global Development Institute, University of Manchester

Dr. Edward Ademolu has a PhD in Development Policy & Management at The University of Manchester. His doctorate and research interests are centred on the politics of visual representation, with a particular focus on development/humanitarian representations of Africa and African diaspora by NGOs, Western news reporting and contemporary mainstream media. His broader interests include works on race, black minority identities, postcolonial discourse and criticism, as well as, The New Social Studies of childhood and anti-oppressive discourses in Social Work practice.

Research profile https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/edward.ademolu-postgrad.html

Link to PhD Thesis: https://www.escholar.manchester.ac.uk/jrul/item/?pid=uk-ac-man-scw:315403


  • –present
    PhD researcher, University of Manchester


  • 2018 
    The University of Manchester, PhD Development Policy & Management

Professional Memberships

  • The Health and Care Professions Council
  • Development Studies Association