Leben Nelson Moro

Chairperson Board of Directors. Leben Nelson Moro, D.Phil. (Oxford)

He is a South Sudanese scholar at the University of Juba and also Director of the Institute of Peace, Development and Security Studies (former Center for Peace and Development Studies) at the same University.

He received Doctor of Philosophy in Development Studies at University of Oxford, UK, and primarily conducts research on conflict, displacement and resettlement, focusing on oil, conflict and displacement in South Sudan. Some of the findings of his studies appeared in peer-reviewed journals, including Journal of Refugee Studies (Oxford University). Moreover, he has published a number of book chapters on several issues. Furthermore, he has consulted with several local and international organizations.