UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
DAR ES SALAAM UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (DUCE)

THE OVERALL COLLEGE BEST WORKER 2022

Dr. Katherine Fulgence Swai

The Principal of the Dar es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE), Prof. Stephen
Oswald Maluka, has the pleasure to announce the College Overall Best Worker and
Departmental Best Workers of the Year 2022:

The Overall College Best Worker 2021/2022
Dr. Katherine Fulgence Swai

Lecturer and Head, Department of Educational Foundations, Management and Lifelong Learning - Faculty of Education.

Dr. Katherine Fulgence Swai is a Lecturer in the Faculty of Education and has been headingthe Department of Educational Foundations, Management and Lifelong Learning since 19th
November 2018. As Head of Department, she has been working very hard to enhance the Departmental achievements and providing mentorship to other Faculty and College
members of staff. In collaboration with other members of staff, she won the following fundable projects:

1. School-Based In-Service Training funded by International Development Research Center (IDRC), worth TZS 2.1 billion;


2. Strengthening grant writing capacity for Early Career Researchers at Makerere University and Dar-es-Salaam University College of Education through training and mentorship and support funded by International Research Exchange Board (IREX), worth USD 22,000;


3. ADAPT Formative study funded by Global e-Schools & Communities Initiatives (GESCI), worth USD 20,000; and


4. Enhancing Multidisciplinary Grant Writing Skills for early career researchers in Tanzania Higher Education: An exploratory study funded by UDSM competitive grant, worth TZS 15,000,000/=

 

Dr. Swai has also been very instrumental in mentoring early-career academics, particularly in
research grant writing and project execution. She has also been facilitating entrepreneurship
programmes within and outside the College.