Staff Profiles: Professors

Dr Robson Mandishekwa

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research areas:
    Economics Internal Displacement Happiness economics

Dr Raymond Mugandani

Position: Senior Lecturer and Chairperson

Dr Pepukai Manjeru

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Interest:

    Plant Breeding (breeding for biotic and abiotic resistance, breeding for improved nutritional value in staple crops), Seed Systems and stress Physiology. 

DR Arthur Fidelis Chikerema

Position: Senior Lecturer.

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

Dr Francis Muromo

Position: Research Fellow

Research Interests

    Rural Development, development induced displacements and dynamics behind the sugarcane out grower model inherited from the colonial era.

Dr Nomagugu Ndlovu

Position: Lecturer                     

Research Interests:
    Food security Climate change Nutrition and Health Non communicable diseases

Dr Winmore Kusena

Position: Research Manager & Part-Time Lecturer

Research Areas:
    Water Governance Sustainable household livelihood Environmental Assessment & Management

Dr. Caven Masuku

Position: Lecturer

Research Interest: 

    Corporate Communication/Strategic Communication Corporate Social Responsibility/Stakeholder relationships Journalism & Social Media

Dr. Desmond Tichaona Mugadza

Position:

Research Interests
    Food Safety, Risk Analysis, Quality and Food Safety Management Sysytems  Microbiology and Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WaSH) Food security, Food waste and New Food Product Development 

Dr Collin Chikwira

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Corporate Financial Strategies and  firm Value Economic Growth Variables  SMEs sustainability and Poverty Alleviation  SMEs Financing  Capital Markets Developments  Capital Structure Theories  Entrepreneurship Development and  Poverty Alleviation

Mr Kudakwashe P Dzingirai

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests: 

    Instrumentation and Control systems  SCADA &Industrial Remote Control  Industrial communication networks  Industrial Automation 

Mr Chosani Simon

Position: Lecturer

Research interests

    Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure Auditing Intergrated Reporting Corporate Governance & Accountability Public Sector Accounting & Public Finance Management

Ms Ratidzo Midzi

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Media and Disability Studies Media and Popular Culture Media and Specific Communities Film and video production

 

Mr Admire Takawira

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests

Mildred K Chanhuwa

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Gender and Law Gender and Development Gender and commerce

Mr Gregory Mero Dowo

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Socio-ecological systems, Dynamics of wood utilisation at periphery of protected areas, Ecosystem services, Restoration ecology.

Mr Erasmus Madzudzo

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests

    Product Design and Development Simulation and Modelling Maintenance Engineering

Mr Givemore Moyo

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Financial inclusion Financial intermediation  Savings groups Corporate Governance 

Mrs Linia Gedi Marazani

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests
    Development of novel Metal Organic Frameworks Photocatalytic degradation of emerging pollutants Cloud Point Extraction (CPE) of antibiotics from biological matrices Dispersive Liquid-Liquid Microextraction (DLLME) of antibiotics from biological matrices Crystallography

Mr Toleni Tayi

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

    Industrial heritage, Community participation in heritage management, Heritage presentation and interpretation, Land reform and sustainable livelihoods,