Guest Academics in 2016

Name

Guest Lecture / Workshop

Prof. Dr. Musa Adam ABDUL-JALIL

Examiner

Mahmoud Ahmed ABDULKADIR ADBULATIF

Academic Exchange

Lesley Lem ACHO

BIGSAS Colloquium

Prof. Dr. Joseph ADANDÉ

Preparatory project meeting

Aderemi ADEGBITE

Artist in Residence, project "WHO"

Dr. Scholastic ADELI

Partner University Conference "Entre ordre et instabilité", Université d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin

Prof. Dr. Joseph AGBAKOBA

Academic Exchange

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Robert AGENEAU

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Sintayehu Kassaye ALEMU

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Ousseina D. ALIDOU

Mentorship

"African Muslim Women Activists and Gender Justice in a Comparative Context"

Prof. Dr. Dodji AMOUZOUVI

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Carlos ARNALDO

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Julián Eduardo ARTEAGA AGUILAR

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Viviane AZARIAN

Academic Exchange

Jean-Pierre BEKOLO

Master Class for media/film students

Dr. Baghdad BENSTAALI

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Rosa Emilia BERMÚDEZ RICO

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Prof. Dr. Ann Joyce
BIERSTEKER

Workshop "Swahili Poetry of the Early 19th Century"

Prof. Dr. Ulrich BRAUKÄMPER

Mentorship

"Africa 1914–1918: Anti-colonial resistance across the fronts of the First World War"

Prof. (em.) Dr. Louis BRENNER

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Dr. Andrea BRIGAGLIA

Mentorship

"The 'Quietist vs Jihadi Salafi' Fallacy, the Saudi 'War on Terror' and the Ideological Roots of Boko Haram"

Prof. Dr. Kathrin BROMBER

Examiner

Prof. Dr. Oscar BUITRAGO BERMUDEZ

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Dr. Nathalie CARRÈ

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Dr. Pepetual Mforbe
CHIANGONG

"Old Age in African Plays: Perspectives, Practices and Expectations" - Gender and Diversity Programme

Dr. Oluwole Michael COKER

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Prof. Dr. Monika DANNERER

"Unvoluntarily multilingual? Attitudes towards linguistic diversity and diversity management in tertiary education. A case study" - Gender and Diversity Programme

Dr. Sylvie DE CHACUS

Academic Exchange

Prof. Dr. Ton DIETZ

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Boubacar Boris DIOP

BIGSAS Denkatelier / BIGSAS Forum for Thought / Les ateliers BIGSAS de la pensée

Sokhna Bao DIOP

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Josie DIXON

Workshop "Scholarly Writing in English for International Publication in Peer-reviewed Journals"

Dr. Pascal Samfoga DOH

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Dereje Feyissa DORI

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Annmarie DRURY

Workshop "Swahili Poetry of the Early 19th Century"

Prof. Dr. Omar EGESAH

Preparatory project meetings

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Jamal Eddine EL HANI

Academic Exchange

Prof. Dr. Yamina EL KIRAT
EL ALLAME

Preparatory project meetings

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Françoise ELLONG

Cinema Africa! 2016

Moulay Driss EL MAAROUF

Partner University Conference "Entre ordre et instabilité", Université d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin

Julius EYOH AKU

Academic Exchange

Dr. Katharina FINK

"'When making is inclusive, good things happen.' - Inclusion as a catalystfor the re-politicization of museum discourse" - Gender and Diversity Programme

Prof. Dr. Gregório FIRMINO

Preparatory project meeting

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Ann M. FOX

"The Importance of 'Fabulous Invalids': Or, Why Representing Disability in mainstream Theatre Matters" - Gender and Diversity Programme

"Unexpected Anatomies: Extraordinary Bodies in Contemporary Art" - Key note address at the conference "Beauty and the Norm"

Dr. Dena FREEMAN

Workshop "Religious engineering. Alternative Practices in the Context of Global Development?"

Dr. Anke GRANESS

Asixoxe - Let's Talk! SOAS and BIGSAS Conferences on African Philosophy

Prof. Dr. Maia GREEN

Workshop "Religious engineering. Alternative Practices in the Context of Global Development?"

Prof. Dr. Barbara GRONAU

Examiner

Dr. Henriette GUNKEL

Examiner

Dr. Anette HAMMERSCHMIDT

Workshop "Managing your thesis as a project" and individual coaching

Prof. Dr. Salah HASSAN

"The Khartoum School: The Making of the Modern Art Movement in Sudan, 1945 - Present" (Lecture Series "African Modernism" - connected to the researchers of the Volkswagenstiftung funded project "African History and the Formation of a Modern Aesthetic African Modernism in institutional art collection related to German collecting activities")

Guest of the BIGSAS Workgroup "Aesthetics"

Dr. Jörg HAUSTEIN

Workshop "Religious engineering. Alternative Practices in the Context of Global Development?"

Prof. Dr. Darío HENAO RESTREPO

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Prof. (em.) Dr. Paulin HOUNTONDJI

Asixoxe - Let's Talk! SOAS and BIGSAS Conferences on African Philosophy

Dr. Johnson Muchunguzi ISHENGOMA

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Bekele Gutema JEBESSA

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Dr. Mayke KAAG

Workshop "Religious engineering. Alternative Practices in the Context of Global Development?"

Dr. Mark Mosol KANDAGOR

29th Swahili-Colloquium

Dr. Albert KASANDA

Asixoxe - Let's Talk! SOAS and BIGSAS Conferences on African Philosophy

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Prof. Dr. Jane KNIGHT

Academic Exchange

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

"Internationalization of Higher Education: Benefits, Risks, and Unintended Consequences"

Dr. Kwasi KONADU

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Philippe LACOTE

Cinema Africa! 2016

Prof. Dr. Patrício LANGA

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions

Dr. Katrin LANGEWIESCHE

Workshop "Religious engineering. Alternative Practices in the Context of Global Development?"

Hisham LASRI

Cinema Africa! 2016

Christiane LINK

"Yalla Yalla - Situation and Challenges of Disabled Refugees in Europe" - Gender and Diversity Programme

Dr. Manfred LOIMEIER

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Prof. Dr. Carlos LUCAS

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions

Prof. Dr. Inês MACAMO RAIMUNDO

Preparatory project meeting

Jasmin MAHAZI

Workshop "Swahili Poetry of the Early 19th Century"

Prof. Dr. Brook Lemma MAMARU

Preparatory project meetings

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions"

Prof. Dr. Leif Ole MANGER

Examiner

Dr. Teresa MANJATE

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Prof. Dr. Kristin MANN

"The Transatlantic Passages of Francisco Gomes: Slavery, Freedom, and the Social Origins of the Brazilian Community in Lagos"

Mentorship

Prof. Dr. D. A. MASOLO

BIGSAS Denkatelier / BIGSAS Forum for Thought / Les ateliers BIGSAS de la pensée

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Dr. Mamamelela Mamadi MATLHAKO

Academic Exchange

Ustadh MAU

Workshop "Swahili Poetry of the Early 19th Century"

Dr. Nyasha MBOTI

Partner University Conference "Media Cities: Mapping Urban Geography and Audiovisual Configurations", University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Prof. Dr. Tom Michael MBOYA

29th Swahili-Colloquium

Ophelia Aniwa Abianji MENANG

BIGSAS Colloquium

Yemane Zeray MESFIN

"Gender mainstreaming in higher education: The case of Ethiopia" - Gender and Diversity Programme

Prof. Dr. Stephen Ambe MFORTEH

Academic Exchange

BIGSAS Colloquium

Prof. Dr. Ndonga MFUWA

Examiner

Joseph Yves MINTOOGUE

Partner University Conference "Entre ordre et instabilité", Université d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin

Abdilatif Abdalla MOHAMED

Workshop "Swahili Poetry of the Early 19th Century"

H.E. Dr. Hammad MOHAMMED

Conference "Model African Union"

Almaz Taffesse MOSSISSA

Preparatory project meetings

Prof. Dr. Hassan MOUSTIR

Academic Exchange

Nancy MTEKI

SalonGespräch

Simon MUKALI

Cinema Africa! 2016

Dr. Jean-Claude NABA

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Charles Nyitsotemve NAH

BIGSAS Colloquium

Prof Dr. Anne NANGULU

Preparatory project meetings

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions

Samuel Macharia NDOGO

29th Swahili-Colloquium

Dr. Louis NDONG

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Dr. Mfuwa NDONGA

Mentorship

Immaculate Esanyo Tarh Epse NGOLE

BIGSAS Colloquium

Ousmane NGOM

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Prof. Dr. Eunice NGONGKUM

Mentorship

"Reading Africa's Global Historical Encounters in Literature"

Seydou NOUROU

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Prof. Dr. Levi OBONYO

"Media and Development in Africa"

Dr. Reginald M. J. ODUOR

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Dr. Oludamini Denison OGUNNAIKE

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Prof. Dr. Tom O'REGAN

Partner University Conference "Media Cities: Mapping Urban Geography and Audiovisual Configurations", University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Dr. Alexandra Mary PARKER

Partner University Conference "Media Cities: Mapping Urban Geography and Audiovisual Configurations", University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Roger PATIER

Performance at the Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Rafael PEREA CHALA

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Prof. Dr. Margarida PETTER

Examiner

Diana Lorena PINEDA OSPINA

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Tao RAVAO

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Wilmar Hernán REYES SEVILLANO

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia

Dr. Ian RIJSDIJK

Partner University Conference "Media Cities: Mapping Urban Geography and Audiovisual Configurations", University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Prof. Dr. Ute RÖSCHENTHALER

Examiner

Prof. Dr. Richard ROTTENBURG

Examiner

Luis SALA

Workshops in the framework of BIGSAS@school

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Ridderus Hendrik SAMSOM

Workshop "Swahili Poetry of the Early 19th Century"

Prof. Dr. Peter Tirop SIMATEI

Examiner

Njamy SITSON

Conference "Model African Union"

Dr. Stefan SKUPIEN

Conference "Thinking through Concepts/Thinking through Data. Processes of Mediation and Pitfalls in Academic Dealings with African Lifeworlds"

Dr. Abdoulaye SOUNAYE

Workshop "Religious engineering. Alternative Practices in the Context of Global Development?"

Nicola SPEER

Workshop on Rhetoric

Prof. Dr. Bernhard STRECK

Examiner

Prof. (em.) Dr. Ivo STRECKER

"Problems and promises of Equitable Development in Ethiopia"

Gabriel Abongban TANGANG

BIGSAS Colloquium

José Luís TAVARES

"On the traveler, photographer and extraordinary Pancho Guedes" (Lecture Series "African Modernism" - connected to the researchers of the Volkswagenstiftung funded project "African History and the Formation of a Modern Aesthetic African Modernism in institutional art collection related to German collecting activities")

Guest of the BIGSAS Workgroup "Aesthetics"

Prof. Dr. Damtaw TEFERRA

Conference "Higher Education Partnership Trends and Policy Issues between African and European Higher Education Institutions

Dr. Farouk TOPAN

Workshop "Swahili Poetry of the Early 19th Century"

Prof. Dr. Magnus TREIBER

Examiner

Dr. Valentine N. UBANAKO

"The Graduate School Experience: Challenges and Perspectives from the University of Yaounde 1, Cameroon"

BIGSAS Colloquium

Oswelled UREKE

Partner University Conference "Media Cities: Mapping Urban Geography and Audiovisual Configurations", University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Prof. Dr. Flora VEIT-WILD

Examiner

Prof. Dr. Gustav VISSER

Partner University Conference "Media Cities: Mapping Urban Geography and Audiovisual Configurations", University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Prof. Dr. Mamo Hebo WABE

Mentorship

"'Women Speak" and 'Men Listen' in Arsii Oromo Custom: Baye bayee songs - poetized rites of passage and protest against gender power relations"

Dr. Magdaline WAFULA

29th Swahili-Colloquium

Dr. Wangui WA GORO

Workshop "Journées d’étude avec et autour de l’œuvre de Boubacar Boris Diop"

Prof. Dr. Youssef WAHBOUN

Preparatory project meetings

Edith Kahbang WALLA (Kah Walla)

Conference "Model African Union"

Emmanuel ZAPATA CALDAS

Workshop "Encounters: Crossing perspectives - crossing disciplinaries", in collaboration with the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia