Dr Eduard Grebe

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Eduard is a postdoctoral research fellow in the CSSR and Department of Sociology, primarily working on the politics of social protection and health.

Research interests

  • Civil society activism on AIDS;
  • The politics of the African and global AIDS responses;
  • Transnational social movements;
  • The politics of welfare policy reform in Africa (see related project).

Contact details

From 12 October to 24 November 2014, Eduard is conducting fieldwork in Ghana.

He can be reached in on +233 54 408 9539, via email or at CDD-Ghana.

Tel (office): +27 21 650 5158
Email: eduard.grebe@uct.ac.za

Rm 4.29.2, Leslie Social Science Building
University Avenue, Upper Campus
University of Cape Town
Private Bag, Rondebosch 7701


Eduard interviews former Ghanaian President John Kufuor about welfare reforms on 6 November 2014.


  • 2014 Second Semester: SOC4010H (Theories of Development, Module on Welfare and Development - with Prof Jeremy Seekings)
  • 2014 First Semester: SOC1001F/SOC1006F (Module on Sociological Theory and Method)
  • 2013 First Semester: SOC1001F (Module on Health and Illness in an unequal society)

Recent & forthcoming publications

Pre-prints of some papers available on SSRN author page.