Nkululeko Majozi is currently a PhD Candidate in the Department of Development Studies at the University of South Africa (UNISA). He holds a Master of Security Studies (MSS) from the University of Pretoria, South Africa, and a BA Hons in international studies from Rhodes University, South Africa. Nkululeko has previously worked as a Doctoral Researcher at the Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA) in the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) (2018-2020), where his work entailed providing research and evidence-based policy advice on a range of public affairs issues to African governments and multilateral organisations operating in Africa. At AISA, Majozi also served as the Assistant Editor of Africa Insight, AISA’s well-renowned international scientific journal. Prior to joining AISA, Nkululeko worked as a Researcher in the Democracy, Governance, and Service Delivery (DGSD) Unit at the HSRC. He has also worked as a Research Associate at the African Leadership Network (ALN), the premier pan-African network for the most influential leaders in the private, public, and civil society sectors on the continent.