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Friday 19th of October 2018
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Dr. Alexander Nikwanduka Mtawa


Dr. Alexander N. Mtawa was born in 1962. He is a Senior Lecturer at Mbeya University of Science and Technology Has worked with the Institution since 1994. He holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering - Smart Materials and Structures from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology – South Africa and MSc in Technology of M/C Building from the Technical University of Sofia – Bulgaria. He is currently the Principal of the Institute of Science and Technology. Dr. Mtawa, has served the Mbeya University of Science and Technology in various capacities such as Head of departments of Computer (2001- 2003), Mechanical (2007-2009), Deputy Principal Planning, Financial and Administration of (2009 2014); ag. Director of Undergraduate Studies (2016), ag. Director of Administration and Human Resource Management (2014-2016) and ag. Principal College of Science and Technical Education 2016/2017. He has also been involved in various tasks in Research and feasibility studies in the areas of Renewable Energy. Dr. Mtawa has experience in design, manufacturing and maintenance of engineering equipment and machines; sensors and actuator systems.