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Expert NameMr. Ambrose Chikukwa
TitleLecturer and Chairman of Department
InstitutionUniversity of Zimbabwe
Telephone263 4 303211 ext. 1655/167
Work ExperienceI was the principal consultant for GIS and relational database data archiving and retrieval in the access labs contract for USAID/World Wide Fund for Nature, 1989-99;
QualificationsM.Sc., Geographic Information Systems (GIS), University College, 1994-95 B.Sc. Hons, Surveying, University of Zimbabwe, 1988-1991 MBA, Business Administration, 1999-2001 (currently)
Number of Publications10
Awards- Chairman of Department, 1999-2002 - Member, Institute of Environmental Studies GIS Group - Faculty representative on the library committee, 1997-1999 - Member of the Examination Board of Council of Land Surveyors, 1999 - Vice Chairman of the Zimbabw
Other Activities- Member of Zimbabwe GIS Association - Registered Land Surveyor (LS) Zimbabwe - Certificate in GIS Applications in Environmental Planning, Management and Decision making with special emphasis on water quality.
Publications1. Chikukwa, A., 1997: Towards a National Spatial Data Infrastructure for Zimbabwe: Institutional Issues and Implications, proceedings of the 6th Symposium on Science and Technology of the Research Council of Zimbabwe; 2. Chikukwa, A., 1997: What is in a name? Justification for changing the name of the Department of Geoinformatics and Surveying at University of Zimbabwe, proceedings of the Conference of Southern African Surveyors; 3. Chikukwa, A., and Matambanadzo, P., 1996: Application of GIS for service delivery planning in Zimbabwe, proceedings of the 5th Symposium on Science and Technology; 4. Chikukwa, A., 1997: From Surveying to Geomatics: A review of the Surveying Profession in Zimbabwe, Survey Institute of Zimbabwe; 5. Chikukwa, A., 1997: Modeling Airwaves: The Strategic Role of GIS in Electronic Media, Department of GeoInformatics and Surveying Seminar Series.
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