Leonardo Arriola

Director, Associate Dean, Professor of Political Science
Political Science
Center for African Studies
College of Letters and Sciences

Leonardo Arriola studies ethnic politics, party systems, and political economy in Africa. His current research focuses on the formation of multiethnic electoral coalitions among opposition parties in Africa. He has conducted field research in Cameroon, Ethiopia, Kenya, and Senegal. He has previously been a Fulbright scholar at the Institute of Ethiopian Studies at Addis Ababa University, a visiting researcher at the West African Research Center in Dakar, Senegal, and a predoctoral fellow at the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law at Stanford University. He earned a...

Katherine Culbertson

PhD Student
Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Xinghan Xiong

Center for African Studies

During his time at UC Berkeley Center for African Studes, Dr. Xiong studied Chinese Investment in Africa, Ethnicity in Madagascar, and French Language. His research theme was "Corporate Social Responsibility in Madagascar and Mauritius and its Influence on Local Ethnic/Political Identity". Dr. Xiong was also a Ph.D. Candidate in the International Relations Department at Tsinghua University, Beijing.

Rebeka Ramangamihanta

Fellowship Recipient, Alumna
Development Practice

Claire Kremen

Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Claire Kremen is now a professor at the University of British Columbia

Onja Razafindratsima

Associate Professor
Integrative Biology

Adina Merenlender

Adjunct Associate Professor, Extension Specialist
Environmental Science, Policy and Management