Name : Professor Address Malata
Email : Mail@must.acc
Position : Vice Chancellor
Professor Address Malata holds a PhD in Nursing from Edith Cowan University in Australia. She is currently working as Vice-Chancellor of the Malawi University of Science and Technology. She is former President of Africa Honor Society of Nursing of Sigma Theta Tau International; former Vice President of International Confederation of Midwives and former Principal of Kamuzu College of Nursing (KCN), a constituent college of the University of Malawi, where she spearheaded the college’s drive to become a World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre in 2016.
While at KCN, she facilitated development of five Postgraduate programs: MSc in Midwifery, MSc in Reproductive Health, MSc in Child Health, MSc in Community Health and MSc in Nursing and Midwifery Education. She has undertaken research and consultancy work in sexual and reproductive health and published in several national and international journals. She is also an advocate for girls and women empowerment through education.
She is a Virginia Henderson Fellow of STTI and an Adjunct Professor for Michigan State University. She received a Doctor Honaris Cuasa by University of Oslo in Norway, and an Award of Excellence in Nursing and Midwifery by the National Organization of Nurses and Midwives of Malawi. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing. She was awarded a Medal of Distinction by the University of Malawi for being one of the first female Professors. She received a Customer Focused Executive of the Year Award by the Chartered Institute of Customer Management in 2015.