Zoheb Khan joined the CSDA in 2013. He has a Master’s degree in Development Management and is currently completing his PhD. His thesis is an investigation into child well-being and the gender dynamics in households where men are the recipients of the Child Support Grant. His research interests include youth employment and unemployment, youth empowerment, and gender and social policy. Zoheb was awarded the Eurosa student exchange grant and spent six months as an exchange student at Utrecht University in 2015. He has also been awarded a bursary to study full time at UJ as part of the SA Research Chair in Welfare and Development.


  • –present
    Researcher, University of Johannesburg


  • 2011 
    Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, MA: Development Management