Ms. Toluwani Akaehomen and Dr David Nyaluke

About this event

Dr David Nyaluke is the University College Dublin- UCD Proudly Made in Africa Teaching and Research Fellow in Business and Development. David holds a PhD from Dublin City University (DCU). His doctoral thesis investigated trajectories of political and development transformation of African states from independence into the 21st Century. His bachelors’ degree in Political Science and Development studies is from University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

David researches and teaches on Doing Business in and with Africa and Sustainable Development at the UCD College of Business and across 15 other business schools and departments of business in universities, colleges and institutes of technology in Ireland. More broadly David works within the area of African societies, and doing business in Africa and sustainable development. With a research focus on development in African states, he has presented at several conferences, including a 2014 special symposium to mark 20 years of South Africa’s end of apartheid and return to democracy.

David is currently the co-chair of the Steering Committee for United Nations Decade for People of African Descent and Vice-chairperson of the African Scholars Association of Ireland( AfSAI).

His latest research publication is co-authored (2019)Routledge book: Challenging Perceptions of Africa in Schools: Critical Approaches to Global Justice Education. More: https://dcu.academia.edu/DavidNyaluke