The Claude Ake Visiting Chair 2013

The Department of Peace and Conflict Research and the Nordic Africa Institute currently invite social science departments, research institutions and institutes, in Africa and elsewhere, to propose candidates for the Claude Ake Visiting Chair for 2013. In particular, the nomination of female candidates is encouraged. Nominations should be submitted not later than 1 November 2012.

This Visiting Professorship covers a period of up to 6 months and is awarded once a year. The Visiting Professor is offered a conducive environment to pursue his or her own research, while there is also opportunity for lecturing, holding seminars and contributing to ongoing research activities at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research, the Nordic Africa Institute and elsewhere.

More information about the nomination process, about the Ake Chair and previous holders of the chair.

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