Elísio Macamo

Elísio Macamo

University of Basel

Elísio Macamo is a sociologist by training, and Professor of African Studies at the University of Basel in Switzerland, where until December 2018 he was Director of the Centre for African Studies and Head of the Social Science Department. His recent interest is on conceptual and methodological issues in African studies. He is widely published and author of "The Taming of Fate: Approaching Risk from a Social Action Perspective - Case Studies from Southern Mozambique" (CODESRIA, 2017).