Angela Okune


San Francisco, CA
United States


PhD Student, Anthropology


Angela is a doctoral student in the Anthropology Department at the University of California, Irvine. She works on the politics of knowledge in technology development in Africa. Angela is a recipient of a 2016 Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation and 2018 UC Berkeley Center for Technology, Society and Policy Fellowship. From 2010 - 2015, as co-founder of the research department at iHub, Nairobi's innovation hub for the tech community, Angela provided strategic guidance for the growth of tech research in Kenya.