Academic Member of Staff

Dr. Charles J. Kilawe

I am the Head of the Department of Ecosystems and Conservation and I lead a research team recognised internationally. My expertise is on conservation biology, plant ecology, land use, GIS & Remote Sensing. Read More

Dr. Samora A. Macrice

I am the Senior Lecturer in the Department of Ecosystems and Conservation and I lead a research team recognised internationally for its work in understanding the science of tropical ecosystems and their management. My Research Interest is in the areas of Environmental Flows Assessment, Ecology, Ecosystem Health, Plant Invasion, and Climate change and Indigenous communities. Read More

Prof. Luther. L. Lulandala

I am a member of Academic Staff in the Department of Ecosystems and Conservation and I lead research work that spearheads the understanding the science of components integration in the management and conservation of tropical ecosystems. My research interest is in the areas of Agroforestry, Plantation Silviculture, Silvicultural Systems of Natural Forests, Forest Protection Read More

Prof. S.A.O. Chamshama

My main area of specialization is plantation forestry (silviculture). Agroforestry; tree improvement (species and provenance trials); participatory forest management; climate change. Read More

Prof. Salim S. Maliondo

My Research Interest is in the areas of Soil Science, Forest Ecology, Landscape Ecology, Climate Change, Plantation Forestry Silviculture and Agroforestry. Read More

Prof. Ruwa-Aichi Pius Cosmas Temu

My Research Interests is in the areas of Forest Botany, Ethnobotany and Beekeeping. Read More

Prof. Pantaleo K.T. Munishi

Prof. Munishi is currently a Professor in Ecosystems, Biodiversity and Climate Change and Biodiversity and undertakes teaching, research and outreach in diverse areas of natural resources and environmental management the Department of Ecosystems and Conservation, College of Forestry, Wildlife and Tourism, Sokoine University of Agriculture Morogoro Tanzania. My researches give a special emphasis on mentoring and building capacity among young scientists in various areas of specialization. Read More

Dr. Alfred Chitiki

Research Interest is in the areas of Biodiversity Assessment and Monitoring, Climate Change, Landscape Ecology, Ecological Modelling, Ecophysiology, Forest Management and Silviculture. Read More

Dr. Ezekiel E. Mwakalukwa

My Research interest is in the areas of Modelling Forest Growth and Biomass Assessment, Assessment, Management and Control of Invasive species, Plant Ecology and Biodiversity conservation, Sustainable Management of Natural Forests. Read More

Dr. Deo D. Shirima

I work as lecturer at the Department of Ecosystems and Conservation since 2008 and as Senior Information Safeguard officer at the National Carbon Monitoring Centre from 2017 to date.My Research Interest is in the areas of Ecology, Plant and animal interactions, Forestry, Biodiversity, ecological impact and risk assessment, forest carbon measurements and monitoring, Climate Change, people and biodiversity safeguards. Read More

Mr. Paulo John Lyimo

I am a Forest Entomologist in the College of Forestry, Wildlife and Tourism. I have lead several projects including pest status of Leucaena psyllid, Heteropsylla cubana Crawford (Homoptera: Psyllidae) and Biological Control Agents in Eastern Tanzania, Insect Pests Outbreak in Korogwe Forest Plantation: A Great Risk for Forest Plantations in Tanzania and Modelling Fire Incidences and Impacts Assessment for Conservation of Biodiversity in Uluguru Nature Reserve, Morogoro Tanzania. Read More

Mr. Cosmas John Emily

I am a Tutorial Assistant in the Department of Ecosystems and Conservation,discipline of forest pathology. I am passionate about specializing and conducting researcheson Ecosystem health especially on forest pests and diseases. My Research Interest is in the areas of Ecosystem Health, Plant Invasion and Ecology. Read More