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Omolade Adunbi

Omolade Adunbi

Omolade Adunbi
Associate Director, Department of Afroamerican and African Studies, Associate Professor of Afroamerican and African Studies and Associate Professor of the Honors Program, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
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Dr. Adunbi is a political anthropologist and an Assistant Professor at the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies (DAAS). His areas of research explore issues related to resource distribution, governance, human and environmental rights, power, culture, transnational institutions, multinational corporations and the postcolonial state. His current research focuses on the growing interest of China in Africa's natural resources and its interrelatedness to infrastructural projects. His teaching interest include transnationalism, globalization, power, violence, human and environmental rights, the postcolonial state, social theory, resource distribution and contemporary African society, culture and politics.

UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

My work contributes directly toward solving the United Nations SDGs listed below. Learn more.

9. Industry Innovation and Infrastructure
10. Reduced Inequalities
12. Responsible Consumption and Production
15. Life on Land
16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions