Staff Profile

/Mr Arthur Fidelis Chikerema

Mr Arthur Fidelis Chikerema

Lecturer, Department of Politics and Public Management


Qualifications:

  • Master of Arts in Development Studies, Midlands State University, Zimbabwe (2009).
  • Bsc Honors Degree in Political Science, University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe (2005).
  • Certificate of Recruitment and Selection, IPMZ (2004).
  • E-Resources Training Workshop Certificate of Attendance Midlands State University Library (2011)
  • Certificate of Completion: Partner Financial Management Workshop: Catholic Relief Services (2011)
  • Certificate of Participation: Practical Partner Finance Workshop: Catholic Relief Services (2009

Research Interests:

Conflict Management and Resolution, Peace Building and Reconciliation, Local Governance, Democracy and Human Rights

Publications:

  • NGOs: A Curse or Blessing in Local Development
  • Citizen Participation and Local Democracy in Zimbabwean Local Government System
  • Good Governance, Democracy and Leadership Styles in Africa.
  • “Indigenization of Democracy: Harnessing Traditional Leadership in Promoting Democratic Values in Zimbabwe and
  • Political culture and Democratic Governance in Zimbabwe.”
  • Leadership Renewal and Succession in Zimbabwean Political Parties: A Critical Analysis of Leadership Succession and Renewal Processes in ZANU-PF and the MDC-T
  • Property ownership by Zimbabwean Women: A myth or a reality?

Community Service:

Vice President MSULA, Student Disciplinary Committee and Infrastructure and Maintenance Committee