(Zuleika) ZB Sheik

(Zuleika) ZB Sheik
PhD Researcher International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) ISS PhD
Location
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam
Email
sheik@iss.nl

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Zuleika Sheik is a South African PhD candidate at the Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University in The Hague. Her current research addresses the experiences of women of colour in Dutch academia in relation to epistemic diversity. Her research interests include decoloniality, postcolonial theory, cultural studies, development studies, gender, racism and qualitative research methods.

She worked previously in corporate communications before pursuing postgraduate studies at The Centre for Communication, Media and Society at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal in Durban, where she graduated summa cum laude with a Masters in Media and Cultural Studies. She has also been a visiting scholar at Hogskolan Gavle in Sweden. 

Zuleika Sheik is a South African PhD candidate at the Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University in The Hague. Her current research addresses the experiences of women of colour in Dutch academia in relation to epistemic diversity. Her research interests include decoloniality, postcolonial theory, cultural studies, development studies, gender, racism and qualitative research methods.

She worked previously in corporate communications before pursuing postgraduate studies at The Centre for Communication, Media and Society at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal in Durban, where she graduated summa cum laude with a Masters in Media and Cultural Studies. She has also been a visiting scholar at Hogskolan Gavle in Sweden. 

  • 1114 Politics of Modern Development

    Title
    1114 Politics of Modern Development
    Year
    2019
  • PhD Researcher

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    International Institute of Social Studies (ISS)
    Department
    ISS PhD

Address

Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam