Scientific Advisory Board

An external Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) has been established to support the scientific progress of the project. The SAB has 5 members who are internationally recognized scientists representing the complementary expertise required in the RurbanAfrica project.

The SAB has the following members:

Professor Leo de Haan, Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University, Rotterdam

Professor Jonathan Baker, University of Agder, Norway

Professor David Simon, Department of Geography, Royal Holloway,
University of London

Professor Sue Parnell, African Centre for Cities, University of Cape Town

Professor Jacob Songsore, Department of Geography and Resource Development, University of Ghana