Augustino Ting Mayai
Phone: +211 913491544
Education University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ph.D., Sociology/Development University of Wisconsin-Madison, MS, Sociology/Demography University of Utah, BS, Sociology
Biography Augustino Ting Mayai is the Managing Director of the Sudd Institute. He is a founding Research Director of the same institution, serving in this capacity for a decade. He holds a Ph.D. in Sociology, with concentrations on demography and development from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He currently studies how state effectiveness affects child health outcomes in South Sudan and Ethiopia. Dr. Mayai has written extensively on South Sudan’s current affairs.
Experience The Sudd Institute, Director of Research (2012 - ) The University of Juba, Assistant Professor (2015 - 2019) The Sudd Institute, Acting Managing Director (2021 - 2022) The Sudd Institute, Managing Director (2022 - )