Vice-President for Research Affairs


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Jemal Yousuf Hassen (PhD) 

PhD Agriculture Extension; Assistant Professor of Rural Development and Agriculture Extension

Contact Details:

Telephone (Office):   +251(0)255530319
Telephone (Mob):+251(0)915768463
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Skype ID:        jemalyousuf




The Vice-President for Research Affairs (VPRA) owns the overall research and technology exchange (extension) process of the university. VPRA is responsible for the strategic guidance and mentoring of all research and extension units. Under this office are three major directorate offices responsible for leading research, technology exchange (extension), publication, and facility provision and management of the university. These include director for research groups and partnerships, director for research extension and publication, and director for research facilities.
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Under Vice-President for Research Affairs:
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Director for Research Groups and Partnerships (DRGP)

Research Thematic Area Leader

Directors for Research Extension and Publication (DREP)

Knowledge and Technology Transfer and Dissemination Officer

Research Publication Officer

Director for Research Facilities Management (DRFM)