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.

There is currently an open call for a three month LeidenASA visiting fellowship for the period April-May-June 2019. Nous vous annonçons qu’il y a un appel de propositions pour un séjour de trois mois à Leiden pour un chercheur invité dans le cadre de LeidenASA pour la période avril à juin 2019.

Call for applications + application form (English, Word Doc)
Appel de propositions + formulaire de candidature (français, Word Doc)
List of LeidenASA senior Africanist researchers (Word Doc)

Current LeidenASA visiting fellows

September-November 2018

Pedro Pombo
Country of focus: Mozambique

Titus Pacho
Country of focus: Tanzania

Joseph Zidi
Country of focus: Republic of Congo


LeidenASA Visiting PhD Programme

Since 2018, ASC Leiden hosts several visiting PhD candidates per year in the framework of LeidenASA. Currently there is an open call for visiting PhD candidates for the period September-October-November 2019. The text of the call and the application form can be found here (Word doc).

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