Staff Profiles: Geography and Environmental Studies

Dr Thomas Marambanyika

Position: Chairperson

Research Interests:
    Sustainable utilization and conservation of natural resources Environmental management in industry Food security Rural and urban livelihoods

Prof Mark Matsa

Position: Associate Professor

Research interests:
    Waste Management, Climate Change and Sustainable Development, Land cover and land use changes, Water Resources Management, Food Security, Migration, Gender and the Environment, Biogeography and Ecosystems

Prof S Jerie

Position: Associate Professor

Research Interests: 
    Waste management, Environmental management, Climate change, Occupational safety and health

Dr V T Mutekwa

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests
    Environmental and Natural resources governance and conservation outcomes; Conservation farming, Climate change impacts, mitigation and adaptation strategies; Safety, Health & Environmental Management in Industry.

Dr Victor Madebwe

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests
    Environmental impact assessment, environmental pollution and control, water use and management sustainable development issues.

Dr Winnmore Kusena

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research interests:
    Urban and rural water supply and food security; Sanitation; Occupational Health and safety; Environmental Management

Dr Mavis Mbiriri

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests
    Climate Change Natural Resources Management Occupational Safety and Health Management

Mr Pedzisai Kowe

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests
    Geographic information science; remote sensing; spatial statistics, landscape ecology and vegetation fragmentation mapping and analysing in urban landscapes; urban heat island mitigation; modelling urban growth, land cover  and land use change using earth observation data  and geographical information systems.

Mrs Upenyu Mupfiga

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests
    Geo-information and Earth Observation Environmental Modelling Land cover and  Land Use Change

Miss Kudzai Hilda Zimwara

Position: Technician

Research Interests:        
      Geographical Information Technology, Database, Management,

Mr Kudakwashe Collins Ralph Muringaniza

Position: Technician

Research Interests: 
    Land Use Management,  Natural Resources Management,  Geographical Information Systems,  Remote Sensing,  Water Resources Management and Hydrology,  Natural Hazards and Human Response,  Climate Change and Coping Strategies