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Getnet Demissie Bitew, Ethiopian researcher. Research grant, Swedish Institute & School Education, Umea University, since 2009, Full Scholarship, Austrian Development Cooperation, 2000, The Netherlands, 1997. Member of Ethiopian Educational Researchers' Association.

Background

Bitew, Getnet Demissie was born on October 29, 1968 in Dangilla, Gojam, Ethiopia. Son of Demissie Bitew and Yengussie Asres.

Education

Bachelor, Addis Ababa University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, 1988. Master of Arts, Addis Ababa University, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, University Innsbruck, Austria, 2004.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Melbourne, Australia, 2008.

Career

High School teacher Humera and Fasciledes Senior Secondary School, Ethiopia, 1988—1989. Instructor Gondar Teachers' Training Institute, Ethiopia, 1989—1993. Lecturer to assistant professor Alemaya University, Ethiopia, 1996—2004, assistant dean, 1996—1999, students' guidance and counseling officer, 1997—1999.

Research supervisor and research assistant University Melbourne, 2006—2007. Visiting research fellow Goshen College, Indiana, 2008—2009. Guest researcher Umea University, Sweden, since 2009.

Department head Gondar Teachers' Training Institute, 1991—1993. Department head and students' guidance and counseling officer Humera Senior Secondary School, 1988—1989.

Membership

Member of Ethiopian Educational Researchers' Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, biking, swimming, reading, travel.

Connections

Married Rahel Abebe Abamegal, January 0, 2000. 1 child Redeat Getnet.

father:
Demissie Bitew

mother:
Yengussie Asres

spouse:
Rahel Abebe Abamegal

child:
Redeat Getnet Bitew