Administrative staff




Professor Address Malata

Vice Chancellor

  Professor Address Mauakowa Malata (PhD, MSc, BSc, FAAN)   Professor Address Malata is the Vice Chancellor of the Malawi…

Professor Jonathan Makuwira

Deputy Vice Chancellor

Professor Jonathan Makuwira is the Deputy Vice Chancellor of the Malawi University of Science and Technology. His appointment in this…

Mr Alfred Chinombo

University Registrar

Mr Chinombo is the University Registrar and joined the university in June 2021. He is a seasoned higher education administrator,…

Mr Macdonald Hudge

Director for Finance and Investments

Mr Hudge was appointed as the Director of Finance and Investment from February 1, 2014. He has a plethora of…

Dr Alfred Maluwa

Director of Research, Postgraduate Studies and Outreach

Dr Alfred Maluwa, a holder of a PhD in Quantitative Genetics from Norwegian University of Life Sciences, is MUST’s first…

Mr Martin Thawani

University Librarian

Mr Thawani is the current and first University Librarian at MUST. He holds a Master of Library and Information Science…

Dr Davies Mweta

Executive Dean of Malawi Institute of Technology

Dr Davies Mweta is the first Executive Dean for the Malawi Institute of Technology (MIT). The MIT was operationalised in…

Dr Robert Chanunkha

Executive Dean of Bingu School of Culture and Heritage

Dr Robert Chanunkha is the first known Malawian holder of a PhD in Music Education. He obtained his Bachelor of…

Professor Wilson Mandala

Executive Dean of Academy of Medical Sciences

Professor Wilson Mandala has a PhD in Malaria Immunology, a Masters degree in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and a Bachelor…

Dr Wilfred Kadewa, Executive Dean, NSCES

Executive Dean

He is an environmental pollution and resource management specialist. He holds a PhD in Applied Sciences from Cranfield University. His…

Dr Vincent Msadala

Head of Water Resources Department

Dr. Vincent Msadala has 11 years of experience mainly in the fields of water resources management and development for agriculture,…

Dr Isaac Tchuwa

Head of Earth Sciences Department

Dr Tchuwa is the Head of Earth Sciences Department in Ndata School of Climate and Earth Sciences. He holds a…

Dr John Taulo

Head of Energy Resources Department

John is a lecturer in Energy Sciences and head of Energy Resources department under Ndata School of Climate and Earth…

Dr Mwayiwawo Madanitsa

Head of Clinical Sciences Department

Dr Mwayiwawo Madanitsa is the Head of the Department of Clinical Sciences in the Academy of Medical Sciences at the…

Dr Thabo Falayi

Head of Engineering Department

Dr Thabo Falayi the Head of Engineering and a Senior Lecturer in the Engineering Department under the Malawi Institute of…

Dr Ignasio Malizani Jimu

Head of Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Practice

Dr Ignasio Malizani Jimu graduated from University of Basel, Switzerland in 2011 with a PhD in Social Anthropology (magna cum…

Dr Atikonda Mtenje-Mkochi

Head of Language and Communication Studies

Dr. Atikonda Akuzike Mtenje-Mkochi is a senior lecturer in Linguistics and Communication and Head of Language and Communications department at…

Dr Gama Bandawe

Head of Biological Sciences Department

Dr Gama Bandawe is head of the Department of Biological Sciences in the Academy of Medical Sciences at the Malawi…

Dr Peter Mpasho Mwamtobe

Head of Applied Studies Department

Dr Peter Mpasho Mwamtobe is the Head of Applied Studies in the School of Malawi Institute of Technology at the…