Alexander is a CARTA Ph.D Fellow at the Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology of Makerere University, where he currently work an Assistant Lecturer. Prior to this appointment, he served as a post graduate Qualitative Research Fellow on a project for Systematic synthesis of factors influencing the uptake of Intermittent Presumptive Treatment for malaria among pregnant women in malaria endemic countries. The project was under the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM). He holds a Msc. in Development Management (Agder University), MA Sociology and BA (Social Sciences) of Makerere University.