Interdisciplinary PhD in Social Studies
David-Ngendo Tshimba is an African Great Lakes region dweller, having chiefly lived in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Kenya, and Uganda. As Social Research Fellow and Assistant Lecturer in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Uganda Martyrs University, from where he earned both his BA (honours) in Ethics and Development Studies and MA (distinction) in Sustainable Peace and Conflict Management, David is currently pursuing his doctorate in the Interdisciplinary PhD in Social Studies at the Makerere Institute of Social Research. He has previously served on three research fellowships with African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD); the Council for the Development of Social Research in Africa (CODESRIA) and International Alert, focusing on topical issues pertaining to post-armed conflict governance. David also volunteers with the Global Peace Festival Foundation– Uganda Chapter and associates with the Equator Peace Academy, a brainchild of the Communities Engaging Difference and Religion (CEDAR-Network).