Research collaboration

LeidenASA Visiting Fellowship Programma

The ASC Leiden hosts visiting research fellows in the framework of LeidenASA. Information on the requirements and procedure can be found here. An open call for a 90-day fellowship in the period April-May-June 2019 is forthcoming.

Current LeidenASA visiting fellows

September-November 2018

Pedro Pombo
Country of focus: Mozambique

Titus Pacho
Country of focus: Tanzania

Joseph Zidi


LeidenASA Visiting PhD Programme

Since 2018, ASC Leiden hosts several visiting PhD candidates in the framework of LeidenASA.

Current LeidenASA visiting PhDs

Joseph Mangarella
Country of focus: Gabon, Ghana

Mercy Adzo Klugah
Country of focus: Ghana

Modibo Galy Cissé
Country of focus: Mali

Former LeidenASA visiting fellows


Abel Ezeoha
Ongaye Orkaydo
Ivor Miller
Nurit Hashimshony-Yaffe
Morie Kaneko
Luca Puddu
Jean Bruno Ngouflo


Samson Bezabeh
Walter Nkwi
Harriet Mpairwe
Rantimi Jays Julius-Adeoye
David Ratner
Djimet Seli
Mamoudou Sy
Kylie Thomas


Yu Qiu

Research leave for Leiden based Africanists

Approved proposals after the first call:

Sabine Luning
Carolien Jacobs
Ksenia Robbe

Approved proposals after the second call:

David Ehrhardt
Felix Ameka

Approved proposals after the second call:

Ingrid Samset
Meike de Goede