The University of Zimbabwe lecturing team and University
of Zimbabwe Innovation and Policy Development (UZIPD)
team from the University of Zimbabwe is from a diverse background within
Scientific Areas, Policy Areas, and Business School. The team has experienced
personnel that have been lecturing in Policy and have been involved nationally,
regionally, and internationally in policy formulation and development.
Prof. Sara Feresu
Faculty of Science
Prof. Sara Feresu will work with
. Prof. Sara Feresu focus area is: STI Policy
Evaluation and Analysis. Prof. Sara Feresu is a Science
and Technology specialist with a PhD in Micro-biology.
Dr. Michael J. Tumbare
Faculty of Engineering
Dr. Michael J. Tumbare will work with
Prof. Jakob Edler
. Dr. Michael J. Tumbare's focus area
is: Evaluation, Demand side, Policy System. Dr. Michael
J. Tumbare is a systems design and evaluation expert with
a PhD in Engineering
Dr. Charity Manyeruke
Course Coordinator, Faculty of Social
Dr. Charity Manyeruke will work with
Dr. Kieron Flanagan
. Dr. Charity Manyeruke's focus area
is: Policy Mix, Internationalisation and indicators. Dr.
Charity Manyeruke is an International Relations and policy
expert with a PhD in International Relations.
Dr. Gilford Hapanyengwi
Course Coordinator, Faculty of Science
Dr. Gilford Hapanyengwi will work with
Prof. Philippe Laredo
. Dr. Gilford Hapanyengwi's focus
area is: Innovation Systems and Standards. Dr. Gilford Hapanyengwi
is a systems and standard ICT expert with a PhD in Computer
Dr. Maurice Mutowo
Faculty of Commerce
Dr. Maurice Mutowo will work with
Prof. Ian Miles
. Dr. Maurice Mutowo's focus area is:
Foresight and New Business Models. Dr. Maurice Mutowo is
a Business Modelling expert with a PhD in Strategic Business
Prof. Marvellous Mhloyi
Faculty of Social Studies
Prof. Marvellous Mhloyi will work with
Dr. Maria Nedeva
. Prof. Marvellous Mhloyi's focus area
is: Research Organisation and Funding Models. Prof. Marvellous
Mhloyi is a Research Methodology and Resources Expert with
a PhD in Demography.
Dr. Amon Murwira
Faculty of Arts and Science
Dr. Amon Murwira will work with Prof. Arie Rip. Dr. Amon
Murwira's focus area is: Strategic Intelligence, Foresight
and CTA. Dr. Amon Murwira is a GIS, Foresight, Systems expert
with a PhD in Geographical Information Systems.
Faculty of Law
Nyasha Chishakwe will work with
Dr Elvira Uyarra
. Nyasha Chishakwe's focus as is: Legal
Rights, demand side, internationalisation and Policy mix.
Nyasha Chishakwe is a Science and Technology policy and
legal expert, LLB and has a MSc in Law and Environment.
The University of Zimbabwe members of staff have experience
in researching, training and publishing on Science and Technology in its
diversity. The resource persons have experiences from the Faculties of Engineering,
Social Studies, Science, Law, Business School, Institute of Environmental
Studies. Some of the members of staff are researching and training on Science
and Technology policy, Industrialisation linkages with this policy, national
innovation systems, international and regional networking on Science and
Technology, policy formulation and implementation, policy sustainability
and case studies and comparative analysis.
The University of Zimbabwe
Innovation and Policy Development Unit under the Office of the Vice Chancellor
has been taking this expertise to the nation and to the region. Thus diverse
teams are being put together to harness on this extensive expertise.