Abel Kamugisha is a Deputy University Secretary and Administrator for the Institute if Interdisciplinary Training and Research.
Abel joined Mbarara University of Science and Technology in 1993 as Senior Assistant Secretary in charge of Mbarara University Teaching Hospital which was then under the university up to 2002 when he was transferred to the Faculty of Medicine.
Abel worked as Administrator at the Faculty of Medicine from 2002 till 2014 when he was transferred to Institute of Interdisciplinary Training and Research where he is now the Institute Administrator.
Abel is a holder of a Master’s Degree in Educational Planning and Management of Makerere University obtained in 1998. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science in Economics and Political Science obtained in 1988. Abel has attended several administrative, Human Resource and Finance Courses.
Before joining Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Abel worked as Assistant Town Clerk, Mbarara Municipal Council from 1989 to 1993. He is an old boy of Ntare School where he completed his Advanced Level Education in 1985.
Some of the responsibilities held at Mbarara University of Science and Technology include;
- Member of Mbarara University of Science and Technology Tribunal 2002 – 2012
- Member of University Graduation Committee.
- Administrator and secretary to various faculty and institute committees.
- In the area of community service, Abel is a member of Mbarara Lions Club which he served as Club president for two terms (2002/2003 and 2003/2004 Lionistic Year) in addition to other posts in the club.
Abel is also a member of Mbarara Sports Club, Club Chairman Board of Governors’ for Kyabahesi Vocational Secondary School in Isingiro, a Board member to Bukanga and Kyabahesi Secondary Schools and Board member of Mayanja Memorial Hospital Foundation.
As as administrative officer by profession, Abel’s interests are in areas of Administration, Planning and Management and Social Economic Development.