Melissa Tandiwe Myambo

Fublright-Nehru Scholar, Research Associate, Centre for Indian Studies, Wits University, University of California, Los Angeles

Melissa Tandiwe Myambo is a Research Associate at the Centre for Indian Studies in Africa at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. Most recently, she is the recipient of a Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Award to conduct research in India where she is affiliated with the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies in Delhi.

She has a PhD in comparative literature but in addition to teaching comp lit courses, she has also taught sociology, area, global, migration and international development studies.

Links to her other writings can be found on her website www.homosumhumani.com.

Experience

  • –present
    Fublright-Nehru Scholar, Research Associate, Centre for Indian Studies, Wits University, University of California, Los Angeles