Philip O Alesin holds a PhD from the School of Political Science and International Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia. Previously, he completed an MSc in Global Security at the University of Glasgow, Scotland. Philip’s research straddles intrastate conflicts, forced migration, humanitarianism, migrant and refugee welfare, and climate change-conflict nexus.

PhD Thesis title: How State Dysfunction Shapes Humanitarian Effectiveness in Complex Emergencies: Evidence from Northeast Nigeria