Associate Professor, Main Campus Non-Ordinary -- Adjunct
Faculty - SFS
Lahra Smith is a Political Scientist with a particular interest in African politics. Her recent research focused on the questions of equality and citizenship in contemporary Africa. Her book, Making Citizens in Africa: Ethnicity, Gender and National Identity in Ethiopia, was published by Cambridge University Press in 2013.
- Ph.D. (2005) University of California, Los Angeles, Political Science
- M.A. (2000) University of California, Los Angeles, African Area Studies
- B.A. (1997) University of New Hampshire, Political Science & Anthropology