Contact details
Title:
Name: Flora Stephano
College/School/Division: College Of Natural And Applied Sciences
Section:
Role: Lecturer
Current Summarised CV:

Email: fsnyaki@udsm.ac.tz OR nyaki76@yahoo.com
Mobile: +255684594815

Flora Stephano (PhD) is a Lecturer in the field of neuro-anatomy, physiology, developmental biology, neurotoxicology and insect physiology at Department of Zoology and Wildlife Conservation, University of Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam.

She is a graduate of the University of Dar es Salaam (BSc. Hons and MSc in Zoology) and the University of Kiel (PhD in Zoophysiology: Magna Cum Laude).

Currently, she is a College coordinator for Knowledge Exchange, Innovation and Public Services at the College of Natural and Applied Sciences.

Dr. Stephano’s interest in research is focusing on;
•    Neurodegenerative diseases particularly Parkinson’s disease using Drosophila as a model
•    Neurotoxicology in relation to environmental contaminants
•    Gut physiology and Metabolic disorders and
•    Insect physiology with relations to control of cassava vectors; Bemisia tabaci

She teaches and supervises both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

 

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