Stephen Johnson is the Programme Manager for The Programme for African Leadership at the Firoz Lalji Institute for Africa, a networking and skills development initiative for LSE post graduate students from Africa.
He has previously worked as a research coordinator in Johannesburg, South Africa for a civil society organisation focused on researching and assessing government performance and governance quality across the continent. His research focused on defence, security and political instability. He has also worked for higher education institutions in South Africa and the United Kingdom including the University of Cape Town, King’s College and Birkbeck College.
Stephen joined LSE in November 2017.