Tanzania

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Dr. Christopher B Mugimu 

Dr. Christopher B Mugimu earned his PhD in education with concentration on research in planning, assessment and evaluation from Brigham Young University (USA) in 2004. He is currently a Professor of Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Department of Foundations and Curriculum Studies, College of Education and External Studies at Makerere University. His research interests include: Curriculum in Higher Education Comparative International Development Education, Assessment of Learning, and Teacher Education. Research proposal Grant writing, and Quality assurance in education. He has published in numerous peer referred journal articles and book chapters and has supervised many graduate students’ projects to completion both at masters and PhD levels. Christopher has also collaborated in joint research projects with colleagues in the East AfricanGreat Lakes region, South Africa, United Kingdom and the USA. He directed the E-learning and Teacher Education (ELATE) project spearheaded by the School of Education, Makerere University and the Open University (UK) that supports teachers in Africa and beyond with Open Educational Resources (OERs). Christopher has consulted harmonization of curriculum for the East African Community (EAC).

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