Frank Ahimbisibwe is a Senior lecturer in the fields of human rights, conflict and peace studies, international relations, diplomacy and refugee studies. He serves as the Acting Head of Department, Department of Planning and Governance, Institute of Interdisciplinary Training and Research (IITR) at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) as of August 2013. He has been a lecturer at MUST since 2007, and his primary research and teaching interests include refugees, disaster preparedness and management, regional security, peace building, human rights and human security in the Great Lakes region of Africa, and democratization in Uganda, among many others. Frank has received numerous fellowships and research grant awards, and has studied in Belgium, Netherlands, UK, Sweden, Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania. He is currently a visiting lecturer in the Department of Peace and Development Studies, Linnaeus University, Sweden and Department of Political Science, Lich University, South Sudan. He has facilitated partnerships between MUST and other universities.
Dr. Frank Ahimbisibwe, Mbarara University of Science and Technology