Staff Profiles: Professors

Professor Chipo Hungwe

Position: Executive Dean

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

    Ageing Gender Migration Urban agriculture Survival strategies Work

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 Douglas Munemo

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research interests

    Peace, Conflict and Development in Africa, Conflict Management Disaster Management Constitutionalism in Africa, Coloniality and Decoloniality, Politics, Governance and Development

Dr Anias Mutekwa

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interests

    Literature and gender, Eco-criticism, Literature and post-colonialism, Zimbabwean and African literature.

Dr Smart Mhembwe

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Gender & Development Gender, Food security & poverty alleviation Cooperatives and collective development

Dr Winmore Kusena

Position: RESEARCH MANAGER

Research Areas:

    Water Governance Sustainable household livelihood Environmental Assessment & Management

Dr Pedzisai Kowe

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests

    Urban development, planning and management Spatial interaction modelling, gravity models, transport geography and network analysis Geographic information science; remote sensing of urban green spaces; spatial statistics, landscape ecology and vegetation fragmentation mapping and analysing in urban landscapes; Urban climate, urban heat island mitigation; modelling urban growth, land cover  and land use change using earth observation data  and geographical information systems; Spatial regression modelling, morphological spatial pattern analysis

Dr Itai Hlonie Mafa

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests

    Gender issues Social justice and social inclusion Child protection Sexual and reproductive health rights Social policing Social Research

Dr Augustine T Mataba

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests

    Strategic Management Business/Labour Law Human Resources Management  Intellectual Property Law Business model Innovation Strategic Human Resources Management

Dr Talknice Z. Jombo

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Cereals and legumes
    Hard to cook defect in legumes Dairy science and processing Nutrition in edible Insects  Food systems

Dr Leon Poshai

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Public Policy Analysis Public Administration  Electronic Governance  Management Information Systems Project Planning and Management

Mr Munyaradzi Chagwesha

Position: Lecturer

Research Interest

    Leadership Strategic Management Entrepreneurship 

Mr Samuel Musungwini

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D) ICT Applications areas Mobile Technologies Cloud Computing Mobile Computing Applications Social Media implications.

Mr Julius Mukarati

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Development Economics Environmental Economics CGE modeling Micro simulation.

Mr T. Mutero

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Innovation and creativity Business startups Strategic management

Mr Blessed Mveku

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests

    Entrepreneurship Strategic Management Corporate Governance Leadership Innovation Financial Management

Mr Jonathan T bvunzawabaya

Position: Research Assistant

Research Interests:

    Medicinal Chemistry Computational Chemistry Cheminformatics Drug Design Biomedical Informatics

Mr Admire Chafa

Position: Part time lecturer

Research Interests:

    Parental involvement in School Governance Inclusive Education in Educational Management Gender issues in Educational Management

Mr. Keith T Chihava

Position: LECTURER

Research Interests:

    Taxation Sustainability Reporting Accounting Information Systems

Ms NHEMACHENA NANCY

Position: Research Assistant – English Language

Research interests:

    Language Technology Academic and Professional Communication Language Policy and Planning Language teaching Literature