The Directorate of Graduate Studies will host Dr. Amon Ashaba Mwiine who will give a talk on Feminist Research: an overview for beginners.
Dr. Amon Ashaba Mwiine is a Lecturer in the School of Women and Gender Studies, at Makerere University. He holds a Ph.D. (Sociology) from Stellenbosch University, South Africa. At Makerere University, he teaches courses that include; Feminist Activism and Civil Society, Men Studies: Masculinities and Development, and Feminist Theory. His research interests are in critical studies of men and masculinity; ethnographic and narrative forms of qualitative research; gender and politics. Dr. Mwiine is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Sussex University UK (2022). He holds a 3-year CHUSS/ MELLON fellowship on Archiving, Memory, and Method in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Makerere University (2022-2024). His research project is entitled Men, Marriage and Memory. His recent works include ‘Re-centering women’s historical role in gender equality activism: A case of “Male Champions” in Ugandan Parliament’, in D. Dipio (Ed.), Moving back into the future: Critical recovering of Africa’s cultural heritage (2021) (pp. 185–202), published by Makerere University Press. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org