Sultan Khan

Sultan Khan is a Professor in Sociology at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. His research interest is in the field of social change, social issues, urban sociology, social policy, development and social dynamics. He is a National Research Foundation C rated researcher and has been the top thirty researcher in 2014. He has participated in various local, national and international research projects with the most recent being on Safe and Inclusive Cities – Reducing Urban Violence, Poverty and Inequalities in collaboration with Brazil and India. He holds professional membership with the South African Sociological Association, International Sociological Association and South African Council of Social Services Professions. Currently he serves as Regional Editor of the Journal South African Review of Sociology.  As a self-funded visiting fellow at the ASCL, he anticipates to conceptualise aspects on indigenous knowledge systems and traditional leadership in the African context.

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Prof. Dr. S. (Sultan) Khan
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