Pamela Khanakwa

Pamela Khanakwa is a lecturer in the Department of History, Archaeology, and Heritage Studies at Makerere University, and a research associate at the Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR). She holds a PhD in African history from Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA, and an M.A. and B.A. from Makerere University. In 2015 she received an APN individual research grant to study contested ownership and ensuring conflicts over land in the Bulambuli district of Uganda. She is also a recipient of a postdoctoral fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) African Humanities Program (2013–2014). Her research interests include masculinities, ethnic nationalism, and land struggles in eastern Uganda.