Staff Profiles

FACULTY OF ARTS AND EDUCATION


 


 

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. E.K Nyatanga

Master of Education in Educational Administration (University of Zimbabwe)

Master of Business Administration (University of Zimbabwe)

Bachelor of Arts with Education (National University of Lesotho)

Certificate in Education T2A (Mutare Teachers College)

Secondary Teachers Certificate (Gweru Teachers College)

Diploma in Management (Mutare Polytechnic College)

Research Interests: Economics of education, Management, Early childhood development

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. B Jambaya

Master of Arts in English Language Teaching (Thames Valley University)

Bachelor of Arts General in English (University of Vermont)

Graduate Certificate in Education (University of Rhodesia)

Research Interests: Discourse Analysis and Stylistics

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

 
Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. P Chibisa

Master of Science in Environmental Policy and Planning (University of Zimbabwe)
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Geography (University of Zimbabwe)
Graduate Certificate in Education (University of Zimbabwe)
Research Interests: Renewable energy and climate change

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mrs. J Makotamo- Nyanungo

Master of Science in Nursing Science (University of Zimbabwe)

Bachelor of Arts in Nursing Science (University of South Africa)

Diploma in Midwifery (Health Professional Council of Zimbabwe) 

Diploma in Intensive Care Nursing   (Health Professions Council of Zimbabwe)

Diploma General Nursing (Health Profession Council of Zimbabwe)

Certificate in HIV/AIDS Care Tracking (UNISA)

Research Interests: Health inclusive

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mrs. P Muchena

Master of Education in Educational Administration, Planning and Policy Studies (ZOU)

Bachelor of Education in Physical Education and Sport (University of Zimbabwe)

Certificate in Education (Mutare Teachers College)

Research Interests: Physical Education eSport, Sociology of sport, Gender in sport, Sport psychology

FACULTY OF COMMERCE AND LAW  
​Programme Coordinator

 

Programme Coordinator

Mr. P Marumbi

Master of Business Administration (Zimbabwe Open University)

Bachelor of Business Studies Honours (University of Zimbabwe)

Diploma in Training Management (Institute of People Management of Zimbabwe)

Research Interests:  Corporate governance

FACULTY OF APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCES

 

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Dr. D Ranga

Doctor of Philosophy in Development Studies (University of South Africa)

Master of Arts in Development Studies (ISS, The Hague)

Master of Science Population Studies University of Zimbabwe)

Bachelor of Science in Psychology (University of Zimbabwe)

Research Interests: Migration and Development, Population and development, Data analysis using SPSS

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. A.T Mapfumo

Master of Science in Special Needs Education (Zimbabwe Open University) 

Bachelor of Science in Special Needs Education (Zimbabwe Open University)

Diploma in Education (University of Zimbabwe)

Research Interests: Inclusive Education

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. M.M Chiinze

Master of Education in Special Education (University of Manchester)

Bachelor of Education in Special Education (University of Zimbabwe)

Diploma in Training Management (Institute of People Management of Zimbabwe)

Certificate in Education (Mutare Teachers College)

Research Interests: Inclusive Education

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. G Duru

Master of Science in Educational Psychology (University of Zimbabwe)

Bachelor of Science Honours in Psychology (University of Zimbabwe)

Diploma in Personnel Management (Institute of People Management of Zimbabwe)

Post graduate Diploma in Higher Education (CUT)

Training of Trainers Course Certificate (Rowa Training Centre – Public Service Commission Directorate of Training) 

Certificate in Public Policy, Governance and Leadership (AU/OSISA)

Research Interests: Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS)

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. O Kanjanda

Master of Science in Counseling (Zimbabwe Open University)

Bachelor of Science in Counseling (Zimbabwe Open University)

Certificate in Education (Mutare Teacher’s College)

Research Interests: Orphanage, HIV and Aids, psycho-social issues

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant

Mr.E Mudondo

Bachelors of Science Honors in Records and Archives Management ( ZOU)

Diploma in Records and Information Science Management (Kwekwe Polytechnic)

National Certificate in Records and Information Science Management (Kwekwe Polytechnic)

Research Interests:  Cloud Computing, Knowledge Management

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

 
Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator

Mr. C Mvumi

Master of Science in Crop Production (Africa University)

Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Management (Zimbabwe Open University)

Certificate in Agriculture (Mlezu Agricultural College)

Research Interests: Crop production

CENTRE FOR STUDENT MANAGEMENT

 
Student Advisor

Student Advisor

Dr G.V Chiparange

D.Phil.Education-ECD (ZOU)

MEd Educational Foundation-Psychology (UZ)

BEd Primary (Great Zimbabwe)

Certificate in Education (UZ)

Research Interests: Education, Assessment, ODL, Social issues, Student service

QUALITY ASSURANCE UNIT

 
Quality Assurance Coordinator

Quality Assurance Coordinator

Mr S. Mwenje

MEd Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies (ZOU)

BEd (ZOU)

Certificate in Education (UZ)

Research Interests: Quality Assurance, Entrepreneurship and E-learning

ADMINISTRATION STAFF

 
CHIEF SECRETARY

CHIEF SECRETARY

Miss. S.R Tichareva

Master in Public Policy and Governance (AU)

BSc Psychology (ZOU)

Diploma in Secretarial

IPMZ

SECRETARY

SECRETARY

Mrs. V Chimboza-Chikuni

Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies (ZOU)

ND Secretarial Studies (HEXCO)

RECEPTIONIST  

RECEPTIONIST

Mrs. S Mautsa

Bsc Counselling (ZOU)

Certificate in Typing (Pitman)

Certificate in Bookkeeping (Pitman)

DISTRICT CENTRE

 
ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR (Rusape)

ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR (Rusape)

Mrs. F Musengeyi – Chigovanyika

Bsc Development Studies (ZOU)

Diploma in Programme Monitoring and Evaluation (PDI)

Further Education Teacher Training Certificate (HEXCO)

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

 
ICT Technician                 

ICT Technician

Mr. M Muringani

A + Certified Professional IT Technician (CompTIA) 

Microcomputer Technology Technician Certificate (City & Guild London Institute)

Linux & Network Administration Certificate (UZ)                                      

                                                                   

LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES

 
Senior Library Assistant

Senior Library Assistant

Mr. M Chiwa

Msc Library & Information Science (NUST)

Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies (ZOU)

Bachelor of Arts History (UZ)

Senior Library Assistant

Senior Library Assistant

Miss. A Mugugu

Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies (ZOU)

Diploma in Library and Information Sciences (HEXCO)

Accounts Clerk

Accounts Clerk

Mrs. D Mafunga

Diploma in Accountancy (ICM)

Diploma in Marketing (ICM)

Accounts Clerk

Accounts Clerk

Ms E Tengende

Pitman Certificate Level 3

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mr. C.N Mapara

BCom Marketing (ZOU)

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Miss. H Zimunya

MSc Peace leadership and Conflict Resolution (ZOU)

BSc Honours Counselling (ZOU)

HND Secretarial Studies (Kushinga Phikelela College)

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mr. M Nyamutswa

Cambridge School Certificate

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mrs. S Mangwanda

Certificate in ISO 9001

Certificate in Cutting & Designing

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Miss. E Gweshe

Masters of Business Administration (ZOU)

BCom Finance (ZOU)

CIS (Part C)

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mr. C Ruguwa

Cambridge School Certificate

CORPORATE SERVICE

 
STORES CLERK

STORES CLERK

Mr. T Findi

Bsc Honours Psycology (ZOU)

SECURITY DEPARTMENT

 
Security Officer

Security Officer

Miss. E Kapondo

Bsc Development Studies

Security Officer

Security Officer

Miss. C Mushayi

Certificate in Security Management (ZIM)

Certificate in Officers Course (SECTRA)

Certificate in Police Studies (Bindura Municipality)

Certificate in Health and HIV Management (Avakashi International)

Security Officer

Security Officer

Mr. E Chikodzore

BCom Marketing (ZOU)

   

 

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 11:14

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