The Nordic Africa Institute

Victor Adetula

Senior researcher

This page is kept for historical reasons. The employment ended
15 November 2020



Victor Adetula is an expert on democracy and governance, peace and conflict, Africa’s international relations, political economy of Africa, Europe–Africa relations and international development assistance.

Victor Adetula has a PhD in Political Science (Political Economy & Development Studies) from University of Jos in 1996 and M.Sc in International Relations from University of Ife in 1987. He joined University of Jos in 1988 and held various teaching and research positions, and was appointed Professor of International Relations & Development Studies in 2003.

He was Claude Ake Visiting Professor in the Department of Peace & Conflict Research, University of Uppsala (2013), and previously Head of Africa & Regional Integration Department at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, Lagos (2012), and Nelson Mandela Visiting Professor in the Centre for International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (2011).