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Lahra Smith

Title

Associate Professor

Department

Faculty - SFS
General profile

Portrait

Location

479 ICC

Office hours

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Bio

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.

CV

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Education

  • 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