August 20, 2017 PhDstudents

Elsa Oliveira

Elsa Oliveira (current, since 2014, PhD in Migration & Displacement)

PhD title: Sex work, migration and structural violence.

Supervisors:  Jo Vearey and EJ Milne, University of Coventry & ACMS Research Associate

About Elsa Oliveira

Elsa Oliveira is a postdoctoral researcher at the African Centre for Migration and Society (ACMS), Wits University, where she is also the co-coordinator of the MoVE (methods:visual:explore) project.

Since 2010, Elsa has been involved in a wide range of participatory arts-based projects with diverse migrant populations in rural and urban areas of South Africa. She has a PhD in Migration and Displacement and is interested in the areas of gender, migration, sexualities, wellbeing, and informal livelihood strategies.