CRG African Urban Dynamics

Established in 2020, the African Urban Dynamics CRG arrives at an exciting moment in urban scholarship, as Africanist scholars play a leading role in the study of cities.



CRG Coordinators: 

Kenny Cupers, Professor, Department of Urban Studies, University of Basel,

Jennifer Hart, Associate Professor, Department of History, Wayne State University,

Stephen Marr, Senior Lecturer, Department of Global Political Studies, Malmö University,

Patience Mususa, Senior Researcher, Nordic Africa Institute,

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How to join

We are open to all researchers working on urban issues in Africa. Please send an inquiry to:  

Please include your name, position, institutional affiliation, and 5-7 keywords identifying main areas of research.