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 Robson Mandishekwa

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research interests:

    Development Economics, Economics of Happiness, Internal Displacement International Economics, Monetary Economics, Macroeconomics

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 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 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

Dr Smart Mhembwe

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

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

DR Arthur Fidelis Chikerema

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

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

Dr Winmore Kusena

Position: RESEARCH MANAGER

Research Areas:

    Water Governance Sustainable household livelihood Environmental Assessment & Management

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 Talknice Z. Jombo

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:
    Food Chemistry Cereals and legumes processing Dairy science and processing

Mr Toleni Tayi

Position: Lecturer

Research Interests:

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

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 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