Jessica Achberger

Jessica AchtbergerJessica Achberger received her PhD in History from the University of Texas at Austin. Her dissertation focused on the foreign policy and economic development of Zambia, particularly in terms of its relationship with China. An historian of both Africa and Asia, she is interested particularly in linkages between the two continents. She is currently a Research Fellow at the Southern African Institute of Policy and Research in Lusaka, Zambia, and publishes regularly for both academic and non-academic publications on Africa, China, history, and economic development.
Fellowship year: 
2013
Dr. J.L. (Jessica) Achberger
Former visiting fellow
Phone number: +31 71 5273374
ASC room number: 3A16