UMUHOZA Karemera Noella Josiane,PhD

Degrees / Diplomas

1.  2018: Degree of PhD in Horticulture

Specialization: Molecular biology applied to fruits Sciences/Pomology/Horticulture (from China Agricultural University, Beijing, China)

2.   2012Degree of Msc in Horticulture

Specialization: Fruit Science (from University of Horticultural Sciences, Bagalkot, PG centre, GKVK Campus, Bangalore, India)

Alfred R. Bizoza, PhD

Alfred R. BIZOZA is a PhD and an Associate Professor in Agricultural Economics from the University of Rwanda with extensive academic and research experience in areas of Agricultural Economics, Institutional Economics, Economics of Land, and Economics of Climate Change Adaptation.  He has also served as the Director of Research at the Institute of Policy Analysis and Research (IPAR-Rwanda) during 2014-2017.


Education Background

  • High school level training in Bio-Chemistry in Burundi
  • Bachelor level training  at National University  of Rwanda (currently UNIVERSITY OF RWANDA), Faculty of Agriculture, crop production option
  • Master`s level training at Makerere University (in Uganda),  Crop Sciences/Plant breeding program

Research /consultancies/Community service  


Education Background


Master of Science in Food Safety

Wageningen University, Agrotechnology and Food Sciences Group. 6708 PB, Wageningen, Netherlands

Area of specialization: Food Toxicology.

Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Technology (Honours)


Education Background

Master of Science in (Agriculture)- Seed Science and Technology

Annamalai University, Dept. of Genetics and Plant Breeding, Option of Seed Science and Technology, Annamalainagar 608 002

Thesis: Effect of enhancement techniques for salinity tolerance in Rice (Oryza sativa) cv.ADT 38

Bachelor of Science in Crop Science (Honours)

National University of Rwanda, Dept. of Crop Production and Horticulture, Butare, BP 117 Rwanda

Venuste Ndungutse

Education Background

Master of Science in Food Science and Technology
The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia
Thesis: Bioactive properties of mushroom(Agaricus bisporus) stipe extracts

Bachelor of Science in Food Scienece and Technology
Kigali Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Rwanda


Research /consultancies/Community service

Theoneste Hagenimana

Education Background


  1. State Engineer’s Degree (BSc.) in Biology- Quality Control and Analysis (2011)

- Université Dr. Moulay Tahar de Saїda-ALGERIA, BP 138 Saїda, Saïda 20000, Algérie

- Memoir: Quality Diagnosis in Food Industry, Case study «  Laiterie La Source SPA, Saida »


Marie Rose Kambabazi

Education Background

Master of Science in Food Science and Technology

University of Liege&Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium

Thesis: Development of Biofilm Reactor for Enzymes Production by

Aspergillus Oryzae

Bachelor of Science in Agronomy, Food Science option

Saad Dahlab University of Blida, Algeria


Research /consultancies/Community service