Head of Department of Informatics, Faculty of Science, Sokoine University of Agriculture (January 2011 to date)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Managing the Department ICT infrastructure
  • Managing students records in SUASIS
  • Assisting in planning, budgeting and reporting activities
  • Training staff and other users in the use Information and Communication Technology for teaching
  • Representing the Department in different University meetings related to appointment and human resources, budgeting, examinations, quality assurance, research and technology transfer.
  • Chairing all departmental meetings
  • Planning of the curriculum for each course of BSc. Informatics
  • Coordinating of the lecturing personnel in the Department
  • Vote holder for the Department
  • Coordinating the development of new curricular for the Department
  • Coordination of teaching of all courses hosted in our department
  • Supervising the curricular revision for BSc. Informatics and BSc. with Education (Informatics & Mathematics) as per University Qualification Framework provided by Tanzania Commission of Universities (TCU)

 

ii. Member, SUA Procurement Management Unit (PMU) (2012 – 2015)

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Advise the SUA Management on matters pertaining to the procurement of goods and services and logistics management;
  • Monitor adherence to procurement process and procedures as per Public Procurement Act;
  • Develop an annual procurement Plan for the university;
  • Procure, maintain and manage supplies, materials and services to support the logistical requirements of the university;
  • Maintain and monitor distribution of office supplies and materials;
  • Maintain and update inventory of goods, supplies and materials;
  • Provide Secretariat services to the university Tender Board as per Public Procurement Act;
  • Set specifications/standards for goods and services procured and monitor adherence to them to ensure value for money; and
  • Prepare action plan, progress reports and budgets for the Unit.