Mr. Rodgers Tayebwa is currently the Acting Head of Engineering and Environment Department, a Lecturer, a Field Attachment Coordinator and a Quality Assurance Officer in the Faculty of Science and Technology at Uganda Christian University (UCU). He holds both a Master of Science and a Post Graduate Diploma in Water and Sanitation from Uganda Christian University. 

He is one of the pioneer graduates in the MSc. Water and Sanitation in Uganda. He has also had GIZ training on sustainable energy use in agriculture and food production and Waste to Energy training from Flensburg University of Applied Sciences in Germany. Rodgers has worked in academia and research for a period of 9 years working with different multi-disciplinary teams. His research interests revolve around water quality management, public health engineering, and integrated water resources and waste management.

He has led various interdisciplinary teams as a principal investigator/ researcher in developing a Biology and Chemistry Primer for Undergraduate Students, and development of community low cost household level solid waste management prototypes.  His current research is on water, maternal and child health and partly renewable energy.


Publications

  • Tayebwa, R., T. Gurley, E. Wozei, G. Birikadde, D. Kimono (2018). A Biology and Chemistry Primer for Undergraduate Students- Volume 1 General Chemistry (ABACUS-1). The 4th DeKUT International Conference on Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship held at Dedan Kimathi University of Technology Main Campus, Nyeri, Kenya, 7-9 November, 2018.
  • Kizza-Nkambwe, S., Wozei, E., Tayebwa, R., Aguti, J. (2018). Implications of self-assessment processes on internationalization of universities: insights from Uganda Christian University. The 9th Africa Network for Internationalization of Education (ANIE) conference held at Moi University, Nairobi, Kenya, 20th November, 2019.
  • Tayebwa, R., Gurley, T., Wozei, E., Birikadde, G., Kimono, D. (2018). A Biology and Chemistry Primer for Undergraduate Students- Volume 1 General Chemistry (ABACUS-1). The 4th DeKUT International Conference on Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship held at Dedan Kimathi University of Technology Main Campus, Nyeri, Kenya, 7th-9th November, 2018.
  • Tayebwa, R., Okurut, K, Wozei, E. (2016). Assessing the quality of water of Lwajjali stream, Mukono. Mbarara University of Science and Technology 12th Annual Research Dissemination Conference, Mbarara, Uganda, 2nd November, 2016.

Contact Mr. Rodgers Tayebwa

Mr. Rodgers Tayebwa
Head of Engineering and Environment,
Uganda Christian University
P. O. Box 4,
Mukono, Uganda.
Email: rtayebwa@ucu.ac.ug
Phone: 0794770128

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