Whitney Banyai-Becker

Whitney Banyai-Becker


  • Arthur Lewis Building, First Floor, University of Manchester

    M13 9PL Manchester

    United Kingdom

Personal profile


My research focuses on gender relations and urban social movements. My current PhD working title is: 'Movement in situ: an ethnographic exploration of gender relations and urban social movements in Nairobi, Manchester and Denver'.

Education/Academic qualification

MSc International Development: Development Management

18 Sept 201716 Sept 2018

Award Date: 16 Sept 2018

Bachelor of Political Science, University of California, Santa Barbara

1 Sept 200611 Sept 2010

Award Date: 11 Sept 2010

Areas of expertise

  • H Social Sciences (General)
  • Development Studies

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Global inequalities
  • Global Development Institute


  • gender
  • urban social movements