Research Associate, University of Cambridge

I am a Lecturer in International Relations at Royal Holloway, University of London, and a Research Associate in Political Economy at the Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge.

My research spans development studies, global and public health, political economy, economic and political sociology, urban sociology, quantitative methods, and East Africa. I am currently interested in the following topics:
- Slum urbanism in the Global South
- IMF lending in low-income countries
- Political settlements in East Africa

Over the years, my research has been funded by Cambridge Political Economy Society Trust and Cambridge Commonwealth Trust. It has appeared in leading academic journals, including Review of International Political Economy, Social Science & Medicine, and World Development.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer, Royal Holloway, University of London
  • –present
    Research Associate, University of Cambridge