Maxine Molyneux

Maxine Molyneux

London

Maxine Molyneux is Professor of Sociology at University College London’s Institute of the Americas. She has written extensively in the fields of political sociology, gender and development, human rights and social policy, and has authored books on Latin America, Ethiopia and South Yemen.
She has also acted as a senior adviser, consultant and researcher to UNRISD, UNIFEM and UN Women, and has undertaken and led funded research for the UK’s Department for International Development, CARE International and other development policy agencies and NGOs.