Elsadig Elsheikh portrait

Elsadig Elsheikh

Board Member

Elsadig Elsheikh is the director of the global justice program at the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at the University of California-Berkeley, where he oversees the program’s projects on global food system, global equity, and human rights. His research focuses on the socio-political dynamics of neoliberal globalization as related to state & development, food systems, citizenship, and structural racialization. Elsadig published widely on food systemforced migration, inclusion, international trade, Islamophobia, structural racism, state and citizenship, among other topics.

Prior to Haas Institute, Elsadig led the global justice program at the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at the Ohio State University, where he also served as an associate editor of the Institute’s journal Race/Ethnicity: Multidisciplinary in Global Contexts. Earlier, Elsadig was a researcher with the European Economic Community, Amnesty International, Witness for Peace, and various international grassroots and advocacy organizations.