Prof Mbae Appointed University Vice-Chancellor

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Professor Justus Gitari Mbae has been appointed the new Vice-Chancellor for the University in an acting capacity. He replaces, Monsignor Dr. Pius Rutechura.

His appointment was announced by the chair of the University Council, Rt. Rev. Maurice Muhatia Makumba on May 5, in a meeting with senior University staff.

Prof. Mbae was the DVC Academics Affairs for the University between the years 2010-2015. His immediate former position was the director, Institute for Regional Integration and Development (IRID).

He is an Associate Professor of education and has a doctorate in Philosophy. He also has a Master’s in Philosophy and a BA in Education.

Before joining CUEA in 2010, he was the Educational and Cultural Affairs Specialist, Public Affairs Section, Embassy of the United States, Nairobi, a position he held from 1993 to 2010.

We congratulate Prof. Mbae on his appointment and also wish Msgr. Rutechura all the best in future endeavours.