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Staff Profiles: Local Governance Studies

Dr Edson Paul Mutema

Position: Chairperson

Research interests:   
    Local economic development, corporate governance, public sector ethics, local governance ethics, local government administration and land reform

Dr Vincent Chakunda

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Intergovernmental Relations, Local Government Administration, Comparative Local Government Systems, Traditional Leadership and Local Governance

Mr Stephen Chakaipa

Position: Lecturer

Research Interest
    Decentralized governance Sub-national service delivery Traditional leadership, Rural and urban development.

Mrs Naome Rajah

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests                            
    Local Governance, e-Government, Public administration

Mrs Virginia Makanza

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Service delivery, citizen and community participation, sustainable livelihoods, capacity development, decentralisation, local economic development, local government finance

Mr Patrick Fanuel Banga

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Local Governance,  Public Administration and Management,  Public sector Accounting and Management,  Conflict Management and Resolution in Local Authorities

Ms Kudzai Matsika

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests: 
    Gender and Development, Community Participation, Politics Constitutionalisation of Local Governments

Ms. Angeline K. Sithole

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Public Administration