The Chancelor

Dr. Kisamba Mugerwa, Wilberforce, the Chancellor of Ndejje University is a professional development policy specialist and an agricultural economist. Dr. Kisamba Mugerwa, Wilberforce obtained a Bachelors degree in Sociology and Rural Economy at Makerere University. He did graduate studies leading to M.Sc Agricultural Economics degree also at Makerere University. Dr. Kisamba Mugerwa did graduate studies and attained a certificate in Rural Research and Rural Policy at the institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, a PhD in Agricultural Economics at Makerere University, and a Senior Staff Leadership Course for the Consultative Group of International Agricultural Research (GGIAR), at Havard University.

Key Achievements

Dr. Kisamba Mugerwa the Chancellor Ndejje University also serves as;
The Executive Chairperson, National Planning Authority with the responsibility of overall guidance of national and decentralized economic planning, monitoring and evaluation in the country;
Visiting Professor (International Studies) at Williams College, Massachusetts, USA;
And Research Associate, Makerere Institute of Social Research, Makerere University;

Dr. Kisamba Mugerwa served as;

Division Director International Service for National Agricultural Research (ISNAR) under the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Responsible for overall guidance of the Institute on Research, capacity strengthening in the National Agricultural Systems in Latin America, Africa and Asia;
Cabinet Minister holding different portfolios in the Government of Uganda: (Minister of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries, Minister for General Duties, Office of the Prime Minister, Minister of State, In-charge Planning and Rural Finance (Entandikwa), Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Minister of State, Office of the President responsible for the Rehabilitation of the former war ravaged areas Luweero Triangle);
Senior Lecturer: Development Economics and Team Leader of various Research Projects at Makerere Institute of Social Research, Makerere University; Member of Parliament;
Principal Agricultural Economist (Livestock) Ministry of Animal Industry and fisheries;
Aid Coordinator (Agricultural Sector);
Senior Agricultural Economist;
And Regional Agricultural Economist (Buganda & Western Regions) Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives;