An affiliate of the African Studies Association (USA)



Advancing African Sports Studies

Mission Statement:

Make African sport studies an interdisciplinary, inclusive, accessible and integral part of the global conversation and scholarship on sports with the intellectually vibrant, creative and passionate community of practitioners and academics.


Board Members

Board of Advisors


Dr. Gerard Akindes
Josoor Institute, Qatar

Pr. Simon Akindes
University of Wisconsin-Parkside, USA

Pr. Peter Alegi
Michigan State University

Dr. Hikabwa D. Chipende
University of Zambia

Mr. Abi Ekoku
Candelisa, UK

Dr. Tarminder Kaur
University of Johannesburg
, South Africa

Dr. Matthew Kirwin
George Washington University

Ms. Bose Maposa
Ohio University, USA

Ms. Tasiyiwa Katie Mapondera
ibTECHar, Qatar

Mr. Papa Owusu-Kwarteng
Ohio University, USA

Dr. Martha Saavedra
University of California, Berkeley

Dr. Michele Sikes
Penn State

Ms. Sarah Laroque-Quenum
Communication Expert

Ms. Raquel Esteban
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