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researcher , Chemistry educator

Mayunga Habibu Hemedi Nkunya, Tanzanian chemistry educator, researcher. German Academic Exchange Service fellow University Erlangen, Germany, 1987; NUFFIC fellow University Nijmegen, 1988, 93; Institute for Fiscal Studies research grantee, since 1991. Member African Association Pure and Applied Chemistry (council since 1995).

Background

Nkunya, Mayunga Habibu Hemedi was born on December 20, 1952 in Tabora, Tanzania. Son of Hemedi Shabani and Zainabu Saidi (Mlume) Nkunya.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, 1976. Master of Science, University Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, 1984.

Career

Research and tutorial assistant University Dar Es Salaam, 1976-1978, assistant lecturer, 1978-1981, lecturer, 1981-1986, senior lecturer, 1986-1989, associate professor, 1989-1994, professor organic chemsitry, since 1994, associate dean science, since 1994. Chairman NAPRECA Tanzania, since 1984, executive secretary East and Central Africa, since 1996.

Membership

Member African Association Pure and Applied Chemistry (council since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, gardening.

Connections

Married Cheka Ramadhani Semindu. Children: Msafiri, Tunu, Nyamizi.

father:
Hemedi Shabani Nkunya

mother:
Zainabu Saidi (Mlume) Nkunya

spouse:
Cheka Ramadhani Semindu

child:
Msafiri Nkunya

child:
Tunu Nkunya

child:
Nyamizi Nkunya