Faculty and staff

Administrative staff

Core academic staff

    Professors and Tutors

    • Dr Adalbertus Kamanzi, Programme Leader ID, Dip. Th., BA, MA, PhD
    • Dr Ashis Brahma, Virtual University of Uganda, PH, MD, MScTMIH, DLSHTM
    • Professor Dr Douglas Nisbet, Robert Gordon University, PG Cert, MA, MSc, PhD
    • Professor Dr Victor van Reijswoud, Virtual University of Uganda ICT4D Consultant, BA, MA, PhD
    • Dr Ann Marie Begley, Virtual University of Uganda, RGN, BA, Dip.Ed. MA, PhD, FRCSI
    • Dr Magnus Ujunwa Amajirionwu, EPA Ireland, B.Eng, PGDip, MSc, Dip. Law, MBA, PhD
    • Dr Alfred Lakwo, AFARD Uganda, BSc, MA, PhD
    • Dr Alex Hakuzimana, University of Cape Town, Programme Leader PH, MD, MPh, MBA, PhD cand.
    • Dr George Tasie, Programme Leader Business Administration, BSc, MSc, MPA, Cert. Higher Ed, PhD (Visiting Professor)
    • Dr Albin Kalolo, St Francis University College of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania, MD, MSc, PhD
    • Dr Anthony Tibaingana, Makerere University, Dip. Environment, B. Comm, MBA, Cert Management, PhD
    • Professor Dr Martin Ike-Mouonso, SMC Switzerland, PhD, DBA
    • Assoc. Professor Dr Michael Ekubu Otim, Queensland University of Technology Australia; and University of Sharjah UAE. BSc, Grad. Dip. Econ, PGDip. H Econs, MEcon, PhD
    • Drs Jimmy Opoka, Procurement and Logistics Specialist, BBA, MBA, CIPS, PhD (candidate)
    • Mrs Maria Renee Rada, Programme Leader ICT4D, BSc, Dips Higher Education, MSc (Visiting Professor)
    • Ms Sarah Kiden, Uganda Christian University, BSc, MSc
    • Drs Patrick Mugambe, Uganda Management Institute, B.Comm, MBA, M.Urban Planning, ACCA, PhD (candidate)
    • Mr Arjan de Jager, ICT4D Specialist, BSc, MSc
    • Mr Johan Wezelman, ICT4D Specialist, Dip. Eng, BSc, BA, Dip. Education, IT Foundation Certs, CISCO, CCNA

    Virtual University of Uganda is a private institution operating under Educational Capital Funding and its Board of Trustees.

      Governing Council

      The University Governing Council is the supreme authority of the university. The current members are:

      • Professor Dr Patrick Mangheni Chair
      • Mr Greg Coleman (Educational Capital Funding)
      • Miss Gertrude Kayaga Mulindwa (Library and Information Services Consultant)
      • Professor Dr Paul Mugambi (Executive Director, Uganda Vice Chancellors' Forum)
      • Ms Evelyn Grace Ayot (Registrar International Health Sciences University)
      • Professor Dr Charles Olweny (Chancellor Mbarara University of Science and Technology)
      • Mr Matthias Mosha (CEO/HR Consultant, Aikan, Kampala)
      • Ms Susie Mukiibi (Head HR NIRA)
      • Engineer Isaac Kasana (CEO RENU)
      • Professor Everd B. Maniple (Vice Chancellor VUU)
      • Dr Adalbertus Kamanzi (Director of Programmes VUU)
      • Visiting Professor Maria Rada, VUU Representative from Senate
      • Mrs Dolorence Wakida, Representative of the University Alumni
      • Mr Michel Parys, VUU Representative from Student Council
      • Mrs Sarah N. Omwene (Secretary to Council in attendance)

      University Senate

      The University Senate is responsible for all academic matters in the university. Senate sits six times each year under the chairmanship of the Vice-Chancellor.

      Academic Board

      The primary academic body of the university is the Academic Board which is responsible for the control of internal academic affairs and arrangements for teaching and research. It oversees and regulates the education and discipline of all students enrolled at the University. It is chaired by the Director of Programmes, and consists of the Programme Leaders and the academic staff teaching the various courses at the university.