President: Prof. Stephanie Newell (University of Sussex)                  
Vice President: Prof. David Maxwell (University of Cambridge)        
Honorary Secretary: Dr Nici Nelson
Honorary Treasurer: Dr Lynne Brydon  (University of Birmingham)
Projects Officer: Dr Insa Nolte (University of Birmingham)
Newsletter Editor: Dr Simon Heap (Japan International Cooperation Agency)

*Clara Arokiasamy     
Prof. Raymond Bush (School of Politics and International Studies)
Dr Max Bolt (University of Birmingham)
Dr Carli Coetzee (SOAS)
*Dr Nic Cheeseman (African Affairs)
Dr Ama De-Graft-Aikens (University of Ghana)
*James Currey                        
Dr Martin Evans (University of Chester)
Dr Toby Green (King’s College London)
Jonathan Harle (INASP)
Dr Zachary Kingdon (National Museums Liverpool)
*Stephanie Kitchen (International African Institute)
Dr Reuben Loffman (University of London, Queen Mary)
Professor David Killingray
Dr Gabrielle Lynch ( University of Warwick
*Richard May (Royal African Society)
Dr Anna Mdee (University of Bradford)
Dr Claire Mercer (LSE
George Ogola (University of Central Lancashire)       
Dr Debby Potts ( King’s College London)
Dr Ranka Primorac (University of Southampton
Dr Ola Uduku ( University of Edinburgh)
Dr Wendy Willems (LSE)
*Dr Marion Wallace ( British Library)

*Co-opted Council Members