Makerere University’s Prof. Noble Banadda and Dr. Isa Kabenge to co-chair the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng) Symposium in Madagascar

Makerere University’s Prof. Noble Banadda and Dr. Isa Kabenge to co-chair the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng) Symposium in Madagascar

Prof. Noble Banadda and Dr. Isa Kabenge from the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) Makerere University will co-chair Sessions during the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng) Conference which will take place in Madagascar from 27th to 29th November 2019. Noble Banadda Chairs the Department of Agricultural and BioSystems Engineering, School of Food Technology, Nutrition and […]

Makerere University School of Law Professor Joins Protest against Military Brutality towards Students

Makerere University School of Law Professor Joins Protest against Military Brutality towards Students

Prof Ben Twinomugisha a lecturer at the Makerere University school of law has vowed not to step feet in the University as a way of showing discontent to the police and military violent actions towards students. In a statement, Twinomugisha encouraged fellow lecturers and other Ugandans to stand up against such vices in society. Prof. […]

Kyambogo University Staff Warded Ph.D. At University of Pretoria

Kyambogo University Staff Warded Ph.D. At University of Pretoria

On 6th-September-2019, a long-serving member in the Department of Psychology at Kyambogo University Ms. Jane Namusoke was a warded a PhD in Counselling Psychology at the university of Pretoria south Africa.Ms. Jane Namusoke who joined Kyambogo University in 2001 as a young vibrant graduate has branded herself as one of the practical and research-driven fellows. […]

Profile of Prof. Harriet Mayanja-Kizza; Dean School of Medicine at Makerere University College of Health Sciences

Profile of Prof. Harriet Mayanja-Kizza; Dean School of Medicine at Makerere University College of Health Sciences

Is an internist and immunologist trained at Makerere University, Uganda and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. She is the Dean of the School of Medicine at Makerere University College of Health Sciences. Honorary Lecturer, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. (Adjunct appointment). She is a holder of a Master of Science (MS) […]

Profile of Edward Kirumira, a Professor of Sociology at Makerere University

Profile of Edward Kirumira, a Professor of Sociology at Makerere University

Trained at Makerere University, Exeter University (U.K.), the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK and the University of Copenhagen in Denmark in collaboration with Harvard University, USA. Prof. Kirumira specialized in Population and Reproductive Health with extensive research work in HIV/AIDS, emergent diseases and international health issues, Family relationships, health seeking […]

Meet Prof. John Tabuti an ethno botanist and researcher at Makerere university

Meet Prof. John Tabuti an ethno botanist and researcher at Makerere university

John Robert Stephen Tabuti is a Professor of Medicinal Plants, College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Makerere University. He is an educator, ethno botanist and researcher. His ethno botanical research interests are aimed at identifying, promoting and conserving useful plant species. He is principally interested in documenting plant use, and researching the effects of such […]

African researchers can apply for VW Call for Pre-Proposals for Postdoc Fellowships

African researchers can apply for VW Call for Pre-Proposals for Postdoc Fellowships

The Volkswagen Foundation’s funding initiative “Knowledge for Tomorrow – Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa” aims at providing sustainable support for research and research capacity development in Sub-Saharan Africa. This funding scheme represents a fundamental career development strategy for African researchers, as it provides promising postdoctoral researchers based in Africa with opportunities to enhance both […]