Dr Kelechi Ekuma

Lecturer in MGD Leadership

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Ekuma is a lecturer in Management, Governance and Development Leadership at the Global Development Institute, University of Manchester. He holds a BA (Hons) degree from the University of Lagos, and received a doctorate in Development Policy and Management from the University of Manchester. Ekuma is also currently the co-director of the MSc HRD (International Development) programme. Kelechi’s current research focuses on the relationality of stakeholders and the politics of trust and cooperation/contestation in public sector governance and leadership, with a particular focus on sub-Saharan Africa.

Areas of expertise

  • H Social Sciences (General) - Human development, Public Sector, Public Policy, Discourse Analysis, Human resource development, Capacity development, Politics of development, Development leadership

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Education / academic qualifications

  • 2015 - Doctor of Philosophy, Development Policy and Management, The University of Manchester
  • 2011 - Master of Arts, Human Resource Management , LocalizedString(id=76162793, text={en_GB=LAIBS})
  • 2008 - Bachelor of Arts, Strategic Studies, LocalizedString(id=76162794, text={en_GB=The University of Lagos})

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