Mr Justin Chipomho has been appointed the Chairperson in the Department of Crop Science. Mr Chipomho assumed the position on 1 September 2021. Mr Chipomho submitted his DPhil thesis for examination and is at final stage of examinations. Mr Chipomho holds an MSc in Crop Protection (2003), Masters in Business Management (2011) and BSc (Honours) in Agriculture (Crop Science) (1997) from University of Zimbabwe and a National Diploma in Agriculture (1991)from Chibero College of Agriculture.
On behalf of Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Vice Chancellor, Professor Justice Nyamangara, Management, Staff and Students, we welcome Mr Tendai Justice Kakurira to the MUAST team. We believe he is going to be an asset in the Works and Estates
Department where he has been appointed as a Class One Builder with effect from 1 September 2021.
On behalf of Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Vice Chancellor, Professor Justice Nyamangara, Management,
Staff and Students, we welcome the following security guards in the
Security Department who assumed duty on 1 September 2021:
Mr Hillary Pasara
Mr Darlington Mushonga
Mr Anyway Chare has been appointed Acting Innovation Head, Innovation Hub effective from 1 September 2021. We believe that he is going to be an asset in the Innovation Hub where he is bringing in a wealth of industry experience and international exposure. Mr Chare joined MUAST as a Lecturer in the Department of Marketing in April 2021. He was temporarily appointed Acting Director, Marketing, Public and International Relations in July 2021, a position he held until his appointment as Acting Innovation HeadRead More
A recently published textbook titled Agriculture Form 1(2021), Gramsol Publishers by Professor Wonder Ngezimana of MUAST,
Lyn Kudzai Munjoma and Benhildah Pamhidzai Masuka is a response to the call to improve the new curriculum content. The authors noted changes in the Zimbabwean curriculum and the lack of learning material to move with the current and future needs of the learners.
Engineer Audrey Mumba has been appointed the Director of Works and Estates. Engineer Mumba assumed the position on 1 July 2021. Engineer Mumba holds a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Zimbabwe (2017). She joined MUAST in November 2020 as Projects Officer
in the Works and Estates Department
Dr. Dube has been appointed the Chairperson of the Department of Horticulture. Dr. Dube assumed the position on 1 September 2021. Dr. Dube graduated with a Bachelor of Agriculture specialising in Horticulture from the Women’s University in Africa (2006). In search of academic excellence in Horticulture, she graduated with a Masters in Plant Sciences specialising in Greenhouse Horticulture with the Wageningen University in the Netherlands (2010) and a PhD in Agricultural Sciences specialising in Agronomy and Marketing of Traditional Leafy Vegetables from the same university in Netherlands
Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology is a modern university aiming to produce competent, skilled and knowledgeable graduates, transforming agricultural communities and industries through innovative teaching and learning, research, university service, innovation and industrialisation.
On behalf of Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Vice Chancellor, Professor Justice Nyamangara, Management, Staff and Students, we welcome Mr Forward Simbe to the MUAST team. We believe he is going to be an asset in the Works and Estates Department where he has been appointed as Projects Supervisor of Design and Maintenance with effect from 1st September 2021
The Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture (GACSA) conferred membership to Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (MUAST) on 20th August 2021.
GACSA is an inclusive, voluntary and action-oriented multi-stakeholder platform on Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) with the aim of improving food security, nutrition and resilience in the face of climate change.