Chipo Lidia Munyuki

Doctoral candidate, Rhodes University

Ms. Chipo Munyuki is currently studying towards her PhD in the Politics Department and is part of the Higher Education Institutional Culture, Equity and Transformation focus group. She recently completed her MA under the supervision of Prof. L.D. Vincent. Her M.A. thesis focused on the experiences of LGB students living in residences at Rhodes University to gain insight into how as sexual minorities they experience life in a university that is predominantly characterised by a heteronormative culture. Chipo’s research interests are in Gender, Sexuality and Body Politics.


  • 2011–2011
    Graduate Assistant, History Department, Rhodes University


  • 2016 
    Rhodes University, M.A. in Political and International Studies
  • 2012 
    Rhodes University, B.A. (hons) History
  • 2011 
    Rhodes University, B.A. in Political and International Studies and History