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Eric Morier-Genoud

Senior Lecturer in African history, Queen's University Belfast

Dr Morier-Genoud works on the history of politics, religion, war and conflict-resolution in Southern Africa, focusing particularly on Mozambique. He has published several books, on the civil War in Mozambique, on Churches and Apartheid, Nationalisms in Lusophone Africa, and Imperial Migration in the Portguese World. His next volume is about the making of Catholic Politics in central Mozambique. He has published articles about Sant'Egidio, Islam, religious competition, state mediation, democracy, and secularisation.


  • 2008–present
    Senior Lecturer in African History, Queen's University Belfast
  • 2006–2008
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Oxford University


  • 2006 
    State University of New York at Binghamton, PhD
  • 1994 
    SOAS, MSc
  • 1992 
    Université de Lausanne, Licence