Mr Bahizi Zachary served the School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Mountains of the Moon University from 2009 to 2020. He served in various capacities including: Ag Dean, Head of Department and Assistant Lecturer. He dedicated the ten years of unbroken service in the said positions while teaching. As a lecturer, he prefers teaching Agricultural Extension, Entomology, Integrated Pest Management and Apiculture. He also offers lectures in Sociology, Rural Development and Human resource management.
While in Administrative positions, he contributed to the growth of the young Department/School of Agriculture by coordinating desirable activities including, planning, budgeting, marketing, linking School to the Community and overall participation in the University academic and non academic activities. The staff and students of the School should have benefited from the spirit of cooperation, love for the School and commitment to their roles.
Zachary holds a Master of Science (1996) and Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (1978) of Makerere University. He attended Ntare School for his UACE and UCE. He also benefited from various in-service short courses in Crop protection (CICAT, China), Computer applications, Project planning and management, Environment Impact Assessment, Economic Management and Transformation, Agricultural extension, Management of Horticultural crops in Uganda, Ethics, Integrity and Corruption, Curriculum development for academic courses.
Non-academic working experience: Before joining MMU, Mr Bahizi worked in Government as a civil servant of the Ministry of Agriculture. He served as an Agricultural Officer, District Agricultural Officer and District Production and Marketing Officer.
Consultancy engagements: Zachary is an Associate consultant with DEVINOVIT ASSOCIATES LTD, a Ugandan consultancy majoring in Development, Innovations and ICT Services. DEVINOVIT Office is on Plot 83, Bukoto Street, P.O.Box 26494, Kampala Uganda (www.devinovit.co.ug)