Boniphace Luhende is a lecturer at the Department of Public Law. Dr Luhende joined the School (then Faculty of Law) in 2009. He had previously worked with PriceWaterhouseCoopers as Tax Consultant. Dr Luhende holds Bachelor of Laws degree (LL. B-2008), Master of Laws degree (LL. M-2011), University of Dar es Salaam, Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (2013), Law School of Tanzania and Doctor of Philosophy degree (Ph. D-2017), University of Cape Town. Dr Luhende specialises in Mining Law, Oil and Gas Law, Tax Law, Law of Contract, and Corporate Law. Currently, Dr Luhende coordinates Taught LL. M program in Taxation. Dr Luhende is also a member of Tanganyika Law Society, a Bar Association for Tanzania mainland.