Our Mission

We seek to inspire intellectual curiosity in the religious and non-religious other by fulfilling our commitment through research, translation work, publications, education, and engagement...

We seek to inspire intellectual curiosity in the religious and non-religious other by fulfilling our commitment through research, translation work, publications, education, and engagement...

Our Motto

"Our roots are deep, as is our love of neighbor"

"Our roots are deep, as is our love of neighbor"

Our Vision

Offering scholarship as a tribute to God, with the religious and non-religious other within hearing distance, for the transformation of society.

Offering scholarship as a tribute to God, with the religious and non-religious other within hearing distance, for the transformation of society.

Born in The Gambia and a descendant from an ancient African royal family, Sanneh was educated on four continents and taught in several Universities, including the University of Ghana, Legon, the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, and at Harvard, before serving at Yale...

Born in The Gambia and a descendant from an ancient African royal family, Sanneh was educated on four continents and taught in several Universities, including the University of Ghana, Legon, the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, and at Harvard, before serving at Yale...

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Official Inauguration of The Sanneh Institute

Date: 26.02.2020 – 29.02.2020

News and Updates

From Yale MacMillan Center: A new research institute for the advanced study of religion and society in Africa has been named for Lamin Sanneh, D. Willis James Professor of Missions
A research institute has been established in Ghana to advance research into issues of religion and African society. The Sanneh Institute (TSI) is an independent institute housed at, and affiliated to the University of Ghana

Yale-Sanneh Lecture Series

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Call for Submissions

Journal of Islamic and Christian Thought in Africa (JICTA)

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