Emmanuel Francis Souza

Office Address: 

249 McNeil


  • Emmanuel Francis Souza has been awarded a Judith Rodin Fellowship for the 2018-19 year. This award is to support the work of distinguished Ph.D. students in the social sciences. Congratulations!

Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

MPhil, Demography, University of Cape Town, 2012
BSc, Demography and Computer Science, University of Malawi, 2006

Entered Program: 
First Year Paper Advisor: 
Hans-Peter Kohler
Second Year Paper Advisor: 
Chenoa Flippen
Dissertation Chair: 
Chenoa Flippen
Dissertation Committee Member: 
Emilio Alberto Parrado
Dissertation Committee Member: 
Irma T. Elo
Dissertation Committee Member: 
Hans-Peter Kohler
Graduation Year: 


Before joining Penn Demography, Emmanuel was teaching Migration, Research Methods, and M&E courses at Chancellor College, a constituent of the University of Malawi. He holds a BSc in Demography and Computer Science from the University of Malawi and MPhil in Demography from the University of Cape Town. Emmanuel does not restrict himself to one particular demographic research area. Currently, his research is focusing on family demography and Migration in Sub-Saharan Africa. Previously, he has done some work on fertility and HIV/AIDS.