Fellows & Grantees

Yahya Sseremba

Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa: Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship 2017
Project Title
A historical and political inquiry into the political violence in the Rwenzori area of western Uganda
Institutional Affiliation (at time of award)
Makerere Institute of Social Research, Makerere Univeristy


Yahya Sseremba is a post-doctoral research fellow at Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISER), Makerere University in Uganda. He received his PhD from Makerere University in interdisciplinary social studies in 2019. He was awarded numerous awards from the Social Science Researdch Council’s Next Genderation Social Sciences in Africa Program: 2016 Proposal Development Award, 2017 Disserattion Research Fellowhsip, and the 2018 Complettion Fellowship. He also was a 2017 fellow of the Young African Scholars Program of the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation.