Chair launched in honour of late Antonian

Stephen Ellis

Chair launched in honour of late Antonian

12 April 2017

Professor Dr Stephen Ellis (DPhil Modern History, 1981) who died in 2015 has been honoured with a named Chair in recognition for his outstanding research. The Stephen Ellis Chair in the Governance of Finance and Integrity in Africa was officially launched on Tuesday 4 April at Leiden University. The event notably featured a personal message from the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Bert Koenders, who recalled that he frequently spoke with Stephen and his wife Gerrie ter Haar before overseas deployments.