Dr. Martina Lembani
  • Position: Researcher
    Department: School of Public Health
    Faculty: Faculty of Community and Health
    Qualifications:      PhD (Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany)
Post-doctoral Fellow 

Dr Martina Lembani joined the SOPH in January 2014 as a post-doctoral fellow with the ‘REBUILD’ project. Martina received her PhD in International Development Studies in 2013 from Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany at the Institute of Development Research and Development Policy. Having worked for over ten years with various organisations in the areas of community development, research, monitoring and evaluation, HIV/AIDS, and rural livelihoods, Martina has substantial experience in both quantitative and qualitative research, including participatory methods of data collection and analysis. She has specialised skills in research design, monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of development programmes at various levels, having worked for CARE International as an M&E specialist for just under five years. 

Publications

Alastair K. Ager, Martina Lembani, Abdulaziz Mohammed, Garba Mohammed Ashir, Ahmad Abdulwahab, Helen de Pinho, Peter Delobelle and Christina Zarowsky. “Health Service Resilience in Yobe State, Nigeria in the Context of the Boko Haram Insurgency: A Systems Dynamics Analysis using Group Model Building.” Conflict and Health (2015) 9:30 DOI 10.1186/s13031-015-0056-3  http://www.conflictandhealth.com/

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