Staff Profiles

Faculty of Arts And Education

Programme Coordinator - Department of Educational Studies

Programme Coordinator - Department of Educational Studies

Professor Kurebwa M
PhD.Education (ZOU)
MEd Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies (UZ)
BEd Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies (UZ)
Certificate in Education (UZ)
Research Interest: HIV AIDS, Education. Assessment, ODL and Social issues
Programme Coordinator - Department of Teacher Development

Programme Coordinator - Department of Teacher Development

Dr Ngara R
PhD (Education) (ZOU)
MEd Curriculum Studies (UZ)
Bed Curriculum Studies (UZ)
Certificate in Education (UZ)
Research Interest: Teacher Development & Issues in ODL
Lecturer - Department of Educational Studies

Lecturer - Department of Educational Studies

Mr Thondhlana S
M.Phil Curriculum (University of Port Elizabeth),
M.Ed (Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies ) (UZ),
B.Ed (Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies) (UZ),
Certificate in Education (University of Rhodesia)
Research Interest: Programme implementation & evaluation. Conflict resolution. Research.

Programme Coordinator

Programme Coordinator -

Mr Makwanya
MA Language for Specific Purposes (UZ),
BEd English (UZ),
Diploma in Education (UZ) Certificate (Climate Change Media Reporting) (Thomson Reuters)
Certificate (Climate Change Media Advocacy) (IIED-UK)
Certificate (Climate Change Development and Implementation) (Zero Regional)
Certificate (Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction) (NUST)
Research Interests: Critical discourse analysis. Climate change and communication.

Faculty of Applied Social Sciences

Programme Coordinator - Department of Development Studies

Programme Coordinator - Department of Development Studies

Mr Dewa D
MA Developmental studies (MSU)
BA (Hons) History & Development studies (MSU)
Cert. in Basic conflict Management (Centre for Conflict Management and Transformation Harare)
PGDE (BUSE) Research Interest: Political sciences, Governance, Peace, Development, Gender, Human Rights, Democracy and Conflict

Faculty of Science and Technolgy

Programme Coordinator - Department of Geography and Environmental Studies

Programme Coordinator - Department of Geography and Environmental Studies

Professor Mangizvo R.V.
PhD. in Social Sciences (Development Studies) (University of Fort Hare)
MA Environmental Policy and Planning (UZ)
BA (Hons) (UZ)
BA General (UZ)
Dip Development Studies (UNISA)
Graduate Certificate in Education (UZ)
Research Interest: Solid Waste management, Food security, Rural energy use. Open and Distance learning.

Programme Coordinator - Department of Maths and Statistics

Programme Coordinator - Department of Maths and Statistics

Mr Chirume S.
PhD (Mathematics Education)
(ZOU) MEd Mathematics (Fort Hare)
Bed Mathematics (UZ)
Certificate in Education (UZ)
Research Interest: Mathematics Curriculum, Statistical Data Analysis, Research Methods

Programme Coordinator - Department of Nursing and Health Sciences

Programme Coordinator - Department of Nursing and Health Sciences

Mrs Panganai T.
Mphil in Nursing (ZOU)
BSc Nursing (ZOU)
SCM ()
RGN()
Research Interests: Women’s health issues. Reproductive Health.

 

Programme Coordinator - Department of Physical Science Education

Programme Coordinator - Department of Physical Science Education

Mr Magonde S.
Mphil in Physical Education and Sport (ZOU)
BSc Physical Education & Sport (ZOU)
B.Tech Educational Management
Diploma in Education (SA, TECHNIKON)
Certificate in Sports Management (UZ)
Research Interests: Sports sponsorship. Fitness. Grassroots sport development.

Faculty of Agriculture

Programme Coordinator -Department of Agriculture Management

Programme Coordinator -Department of Agriculture Management

Mr Mabika H.H.
MSc Agriculture Development (University of London)
Dip Agriculture (Chibero Agricultural College)
Certificate in Agriculture (Mlezu Agricultural College)
Research Interests:Agricultural science

Faculty of Commerce and Law

Programme Coordinator - Department of Postgraduate Degrees

Programme Coordinator - Department of Postgraduate Degrees

Mrs Chiwanza M.
MBA(MSU)
B.Com Marketing (UNISA)
Certificate in Education (UZ)
Research Interests: Entrepreneurship & gender, marketing. Informal trading and Accountancy for beginners

Programme Coordinator - Department of Accounting & Banking and Finance

Programme Coordinator - Department of Accounting & Banking and Finance

Mr Shiri A.
MBA (Bellevue University, USA)
BSc Accounting (Midland University, USA)
Diploma in Education (UZ)
Research Interests : Social accounting.

Department of Student Management

Student Adviser

Student Adviser

Mrs Mahlatini P
MSc. Counselling (ZOU)
BSc Counselling (ZOU)
Certificate in Business Studies (HEXCO)
Research Interests: Counselling. Student satisfaction

Quality Assurance Unit

Regional Quality Assurance Coordinator

Regional Quality Assurance Coordinator

Mr Dick M. T.
MEd Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies (ZOU)
BEd Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies (UZ)
Certificate in Education (UZ)
Research Interest: Quality Assurance in Education, Peace Education and Conflict Resolution, Educational management

Administration

Assistant District Administrator (Gokwe)

Assistant District Administrator (Gokwe)


Mr Pepukai M
M.Ed Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies (ZOU)
B.Ed Educational Administration Planning and Policy Studies ZOU)
Certificate in Education (University of Rhodesia)

Assistant District Administrator (Gokwe North)

Assistant District Administrator (Gokwe North)


Mr Mushaka C
B.Sc. Hons in Development Studies (ZOU)

Assistant District Administrator (Zvishavane)

Assistant District Administrator (Zvishavane)

Mr Sibanda A

Bachelor of Science Honours in Records and Archives Management (ZOU)
ND Records Management and Information Science (HEXCO)

 

ICT Technician

Information Communication Technology


ICT Technician


Mr Mbiza S
B.Tech. Hons. (Information Technology)(HIT)
Bachelor of Education (MSU)
HND Computer Studies (HEXCO)
Diploma in Education (UZ)
International Computer Driving Licence (CSZ)

Senior Library Assistants

Library Information Services


Senior Library Assistants

Mr Tarumbira W.
Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies (ZOU)
Diploma in Library and Information Sciences (HEXCO)

 

Senior Library Assistants

Senior Library Assistants

Mr Ncube M.M
M.Sc. (Library and Information Science) (NUST)
Masters of Business Administration (NUST)
Bachelor of Science in Library and Information Science (NUST)
Diploma in information Technology (City & Guilds)
Certificate in Government Accounting 1(PSC)

Stores Clerks

Stores Clerks


Mr. Mupfururi E
Bachelor of Science Honours in Records and Archives Management (ZOU)
NC Records and Archives Management (HEXCO)
Diploma in Business Administration (ICM-UK)
Dip (Marketing) (ICM-UK)

Stores Clerks

Stores Clerks


Mrs. Nhira E
HND Purchasing and Supply (HEXCO)

 

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mrs Chikwiramadara M.
Masters in Business Administration (ZOU)
BCom Human Resources Management (ZOU)

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mrs Chikuni S.
Bachelor of Science Honours in Psychology (ZOU)
NC Secretarial studies (HEXCO)
Diploma in Secretarial Studies (Top Flight)

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mrs Berejena L
Certificate in Typing (PITMANS)
Certificate in Reception Management (ZTTCO)
Certificate in registry Procedures (PSC)
Certificate in Registry Classifiers (PSC)

Information Clerk

Information Clerk

Mrs S.T Dewa:
BScH in Records and Archives Management (ZOU)
ND Records Management and Information Science (HEXCO

Chief Secretary

Chief Secretary

Mrs. Chipuma L
BA (English and Communication Studies) (ZOU)
HND Secretarial Studies (HEXCO)

Secretary

Secretary

Mr Zaranyika P
BCom Human Resources Management (ZOU)
ND Secretarial Studies (HEXCO)
Diploma in Accounting (IBAS)
Certificate in Receptionist and Deportment (HEXCO)

Receptionist

Receptionist

Ms Banda M
B.Sc. Hons. (Development Studies) (ZOU)
Certificate in English and Business Communication (LCCI)

 

Works Assistant

Ms Banda T.
BCom Human Resources Management (ZOU)

Works Assistant

Works Assistant

Ms Makozho N.
O'Level

Security Department

Security Officer

Security Officer

Mr Chiwundura P

O'Level

Security Officer

Security Officer

Ms Bhebhe S.

O'Level

Security Officer

Security Officer

Mr Madziva M
BSc. Hons. (Records and Archives Management) (ZOU)
Certificate in Security Management (ZIM)
Diploma in Security Management (ZIDTST)

Security Officer

Security Officer

Mr Gwatidzo O
MSc. (Community Psychology) (MSU)
Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Psychology (ZOU)
Magistrate’s Certificate (Min of Justice)

Security Officer

Security Officer

Mr Mushaikwa I

O'Level

Security Officer

Security Officer

Mr Mambowa D
BScH in Records and Archives Management (ZOU)
Certificate Registry Classifiers Course (PSC)
Certificate Registry Procedures Course (PSC)
Certificate Registry Supervisory 111 Course (PSC)

Finance Department

Accounts Clerks

Accounts Clerk

Mr Kasirori B
CIS

Accounts Clerk

Accounts Clerk

Ms Chinjanja S
BCom Accounting (ZOU)
HND Accounting (HEXCO)

 

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Zimbabwe Open University joined other institutions of higher learning to exhibit at the Zimbabwe…

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:56

The Zimbabwe Open University is pleased to announce that His Excellency, Cde. R. G. Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Chancellor of the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) has appointed Professor Alfred Champion Ncube, as the Acting Vice Chancellor of

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Latest News & Announcements

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 15:40

Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Harare/ Chitungwiza Regional Campus dance group put up another sterling performance at the just held Miss Harare Polytechnic in the capital a week ago.

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 15:36

The Zimbabwe Open University took preparations for this year’s edition of the graduation to another level with a massive music practice session at the ZESA Training Centre in the capital.

Through the Centre for Student Management the

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Monday, October 16, 2017 - 15:19

The planned dinner dance rolled into life at Bulawayo Holiday Inn on the 6th of October 2017 under the theme ‘Strengthening Partnerships for Academic Institutions’ Self Sustainability’.

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 10:55

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Matabeleland South Regional Campus donated goods worth hundreds of dollars to Gwanda Old People’s home on Tuesday this week.

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