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Peter Olusanjo Olayiwola

Postgraduate Research Student and Part-time Teacher, Faculty of Social Sciences



Peter is a recipient of the Vice-Chancellor's Research Excellence Scholarship (International) of the University- a full tuition scholarship for three years of doctoral studies. He has a BSc in Sociology &Anthropology (First Class) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria, and was previously a Commonwealth Shared Scholar at SOAS, University of London, where he completed his MSc in Development Studies with Distinction.

Expertise Summary

Teaching Summary


Research Design and Practice (Qualitative Methods) (SOCI 2039)- Autumn, 19/20

Investigating Social Worlds(SOCI1015)- Spring 19/20


Investigating Social Worlds(SOCI1015)- Tutor/Seminar Leader, Spring 18/19

Citizenship and Rights in a Globalised World (SOCI 1009)- Tutor/Seminar Leader, Spring 18/19

Research Summary

Peter's project explores how popular child protection and child-saving rhetoric compares with the realities of child domestic work in South-West Nigeria

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