Staff Profiles: Applied Education

Dr Gilbert Tarugarira

Chairperson and Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:

  • Indigenous Knowledge Systems; African elites, liberation movements and nationalism;
  • conflict and reconciliation processes; politics and governance in post-colonial Africa.

Prof Stella Muchemwa

Professor

Research interests

  • Education and English Teaching

Mr Samuel Mashingaidze

Senior Lecturer

Research Interests Realistic Mathematics Education for Teaching and Learning in Mathematics at all levels  

Dr Tyanai Charamba

Senior Lecturer

Research Interests: Language choice and practice in the context of colonialism, neo-colonialism, nationalism and globalization.

Mr Erick Nyoni

Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:

  • Second language learning
  • Language and learning
  • Teaching of literature
  • Language teaching methods
  • Language Across the Curriculum

Dr M Chauraya

Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:

  • In-Service Teacher Professional Development using the Community of Practice Model

Dr Tendayi Marovah

Lecturer

Research interests:

  • Curriculum and Pedagogy,
  • Higher Education,
  • Human Development,
  • Capability Approach,
  • Social justice and Ubuntu

Mrs Kaifa Jane Mwakadei

Lecturer

Research interests:

  • ICT in Biology Education,
  • Renewable energy
 

Ms Betty Shoko

Lecturer

Mrs T Usai

Lecturer

Mr Sibangilizwe Maphosa

Lecturer, Department of Psychology

Research Interests:

  • Knowledge Production, Power and Decoloniality. African Epistemologies, Dialogical Self, Community Psychology and Victimology.

Mr Hebert Taderera Chisi

Lecturer, Department of History

Research Interests:   

  • Includes issues on: National interests, Food Security, Land and Agrarian Reform in Zimbabwe, Chinese Imperialism / African Policy, Cultural issues and History of minority groups especially the Hlengwe of the South Eastern Lowveld, International sanctions

Ms Elda Hungwe

Lecturer, Department of English and Communication

Research Interests: African Literature, Gender, Feminism And Afrocentricity

Mrs Doroth Chinofunga

Lecturer

Research Interest:

  • Infant & Child Feeding
  • Maternal Health
  • Menopause
  • Phyto-chemicals

Mrs Susan Maposa

Lecturer

Research Interests:                          

Mr E Munanga

Lecturer

Research Interests:

  •  Business and Finance
  • Applied education

Mrs Soneni Madzvamuse

Lab Technician

Mrs Alice Mukoko

Research Interest:

  • Fashion and Textiles Education.
  •  Food and Nutrition
  • Consumer Behavior

Mr Herbert Chiheve

Research interest: Human learning, Accounting