Deputy Executive Director
Professor Alinah Kelo Segobye is Deputy Executive Director and Head of Research Use and Impact Assessment unit at the Human Sciences Research Council in South Africa. Before joining the HSRC she was Associate Professor of Archaeology and Acting Coordinator of the Master’s in Development Practice Program (School of Graduate Studies) at the University of Botswana. She has worked as a consultant for the African HIV/AIDS Comprehensive Partnerships (ACHAP). Segobye researches in the areas of the archaeology of southern Africa, indigenous knowledge systems, heritage studies and development in Africa. Segobye has served as an advisor, facilitator and expert for a number of international organizations. She serves on the board of a number of organizations including ACHAP Botswana. She has authored and co-authored a number of essays and book chapters on a diverse range of themes including the future of the past in Africa.