Msawenkosi Milton Dlamini is a Ph.D. Trainee at the Human Science Research Council, specializing in city-region economies. Prior to this, he held teaching roles at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and Rosebank College. Dlamini's academic focus is on Economics, a field in which he is currently pursuing his third PhD at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. His theses concentrate on exploring health inequalities across different regional types in South Africa. His diverse experience also includes serving as a Resident Assistant, mentoring students, and participating in residence life programs.