Dr Michael Jennings is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Development Studies at the School of Oriental and African studies (SOAS) in London, UK. Michael has degrees from the University of Oxford and London (SOAS), and has taught and researched at Oxford and the Centre for Development Studies at Swansea University. His research interests include: the politics and history of development processes in sub-Saharan Africa; governance, civil society, non-governmental organisations and faith-based organisations; and social aspects of health in Africa. To read more from him, see:
For more information about his work and publications, see also: http://www.soas.ac.uk/staff/staff36480.php/.