Rehema Baguma

Track 3 Chair

Rehema Baguma

Uganda Technology and Management University, Uganda

Rehema Baguma is an Associate Professor of Information Systems at Uganda Technology and Management University (UTAMU). Her research interests include: HCI4D, E-governance, E-learning, digital inclusion and ICT4D in general. She served as the Director Academic Affairs at UTAMU on a part time basis from 2012-September 2016.

Recently, Rehema has coordinated two research projects based in Uganda but implemented in partnership with external collaborators. She has also successfully executed several consultancies in Uganda and other East African countries in ICT4D. So far, she has published 26 research papers in journals, books as book chapters and international conferences.

She has served as visiting lecturer in MSc at Uganda Christian University, Kigali Institute of Science & Technology (KIST) in Rwanda, and Kigali Independent University also in Rwanda. She has also served as an external examiner for PhD and Msc at Islamic University in Uganda and the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) in Tanzania.

Rehema has co-supervised one PhD student to completion and three are currently ongoing where she is the first supervisor. She has also supervised to completion 8 Msc students. She founded the ICT4D Research group at Makerere University and served as its coordinator from 2011-2013.