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educator

John Cryis Bigala, Ugandan educator. Board, trustee Central Bank, Uganda, 1971-1977; chairman board governors Makerere College, since 1979, Uganda Arab Bank, 1981-1982, Uganda National Examinations Board, Kampala, 1986-1987. Member International Council on Education (life), World Council for Curriculums Instruction, Teachers National Uganda Association (treasurer 1981-1992).

Background

Bigala, John Cryis was born on February 28, 1936 in Mbale, Uganda. Son of Barthy and Anne Maria (Nasike) Bigala.

Education

Diploma in Education, Makevere University, 1960. Bachelor, Muskingum College, 1963. Bachelor of Education, University Toronto, 1964.

Master of Education, University Toronto, 1966. Dip, in Child Psychology, University of Toronto, 1967. Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 1971.

Diploma in university management, University Wisconsin, 1970. Diploma in international understanding, Michigan State University, 1971.

Career

Teacher Makerere School, Kampala, Uganda, 1960-1961, lecturer Uganda, 1967-1972, dean of faculty Uganda, 1972-1976. Dean faculty of education Makevere University, 1979-1983. Associate professor Makerere School, Kampala, Uganda, 1983-1986, 92.

Senior lecturer Kenyatta University, Nairobi, 1976-1979. Deputy principal Institute of Teacher Education, Kampala, 1986-1989, principal, 1989-1990. Professor University Botswana, Gaborone, 1992-1997, University Swaziland, Kwaluseni, 1997-1998, dean faculty of education, since 1998.

Membership

Board, trustee Central Bank, Uganda, 1971-1977. Chairman board governors Makerere College, since 1979, Uganda Arab Bank, 1981-1982, Uganda National Examinations Board, Kampala, 1986-1987. Member International Council on Education (life), World Council for Curriculums Instruction, Teachers National Uganda Association (treasurer 1981-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Athletics.

Connections

Married Lilian Bonabana. Children: Paul, Peter, Thomas, Francis.

father:
Barthy Bigala

mother:
Anne Maria (Nasike) Bigala

spouse:
Lilian Bonabana

children:
Paul Bigala

Peter Bigala

Thomas Bigala

Francis Bigala