Chidi Ugwu

Chidi Ugwu studied sociology and anthropology in the University of Nigeria for his first degree in the year 2006. In 2011, he completed his master’s degree in medical anthropology in the same institution. He has done participant observation among the Nsukka, an Igbo sub-group, since 2005, researching on their religion, health system and masking tradition, and presenting his results in book and journal chapters, seminars and symposia locally (in Nigeria) and internationally. He teaches social anthropology in the University of Nigeria, where he is also studying for a PhD in medical anthropology.