Jeremiah O. Arowosegbe is a Senior Lecturer in Political Science at the University of Ibadan. Ibadan. Nigeria. His areas of research interests and teaching specializations include African Development, African Intellectual History and African Studies as well as African Politics, African Political Thought, Political Theory and Political Thought respectively. He has held visiting academic appointments as A. C. Jordan Fellow of African Studies at the University of Cape Town, South Africa (2013-2014); Andrew W. Mellon Fellow of the Humanities at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa (2010-2011); Guest Researcher at the Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden (2008); Visiting Fellow at the African Studies Centre, University of Leiden, the Netherlands (2008); and SEPHIS Fellow of the Humanities and the Social Sciences at the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences Calcutta, India (2006-2007). Between September and December 2015, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow of the African Peacebuilding Network of the Social Science Research Council at the West African Research Centre, Dakar, Senegal and the Institute of African Studies, Columbia University, New York, United States of America. His concluded research assignment, in that programme was titled, Ethnic Minorities and Land Conflicts in South-Western Nigeria.
Between September and December 2017, Dr. Arowosegbe is a Senior Fellow of the African Peacebuilding Network of the Social Science Research Council at the Institute of African Studies, Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University. New York. United States of America. His current, book-length research is titled, Ethnic Minorities and Land Conflicts in Nigeria.