Centre of African Studies – Cambridge

Centre of African Studies

University of Cambridge, United Kingdom 

Founded in 1965, the Centre’s primary role is to undertake, promote, and support research and teaching about Africa at the University of Cambridge as well as to build academic engagement with African scholars and institutions.

Bronwen Everill – AEGIS Plenary Representative

Adam Branch – AEGIS Plenary Representative

Alison Richard Building
7 West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DT

Tel: +44 12 23 33 43 96
Fax: +44 12 23 76 93 29


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Teaching in African Studies: 

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