Dr. Mamusha Lemma

Country of current residence

Ethiopia

Current position

Lecturer

Current institute employer

Mekelle University

Since

2007

Previous positions

2004 - 2005 Teaching Assistant University of Hohenheim, Germany

 

1997-2003 Lecturer: Rural sociology, extension education, Mekelle University

 

1993-1995 Graduate Assistant: Freshman English, Science and Communication, Mekelle University

Awards

Poster Award for an excepotional contribution, German Tropical Days 2006, Bonn, Germany

 

Gold Medal as an outstanding student, Kotebe College of Teacher Education (1993)

Profession

Social Scientist

Specialisation

Agricultural knowledge and information systems, rural social development

Degrees / expertise

Master of Arts in Rural Social Development, December 1996, University of Reading, UK

 

Bachelor of Education in English, September 1993, Kotebe College of Teacher Education, Ethiopia (Gold Medal Award)

Professional experience

Mekelle University, 1993-2003

 

March 1997-July 2003: Lecturer in Rural Sociology and Extension Education

 

November 1999-December 2001: Coordinator for Indigenous Soil and Water Conservation (ISWC) Ethiopia project

 

August 2002-January 2003: Assistant Dean of Students

 

February-July 2003: Research and Publication Officer

Forthcoming

Hoffmann, V., M. Gerster-Bentaya and L. Mamusha.  2007.  2nd edition of the GTZ Handbooks on Agricultural Extension, with a 3rd volume on Capacity Building for Extension.  Markgraf Publisher. Further Information

2007

Lemma M.  2007.  The Agricultural Knowledge System in Tigray, Ethiopia: Recent History and Actual Effectiveness.  Kommunikation und Beratung 74. Margraf Publishers. Weikersheim. Further Information
Lemma M. and V. Hoffmann.  2007.  The Agricultural Knowledge System in Ethiopia: Insights from a study in the Tigray region.  In: Rural Development News, 1   : 34-38   .
Lemma, M.  2007.  The Agricultural Knowledge System in Tigray, Ethiopia: Recent History and Actual Effectivenee.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Hohenheim.  Further Information

2001

Abay F., B. Teshome, M. Hailu and M. Lemma.  2001.  Farmer-to-farmer communication about local innovation in Tigray.  In: C. Reij and A. Waters-Bayer (eds.): Farmer Innovation in Africa: A Source of Inspiration for Agricultural Development. Earthscan.   185-197. 
Abay F., Lemma M., A. Waters-Bayer and P. O’Flynn.  2001.  A challenge and an opportunity: innovation by women in Tigray.  In: C. Reij and A. Waters-Bayer (eds.): Farmer Innovation in Africa: A Source of Inspiration for Agricultural Development. Earthscan.   155-167. 

2000

Lemma M., F. Abay and A. Waters-Bayer.  2000.  Women challenge cultural norms in Tigray.  ILEIA Newsletter, 16(2)   : 40   .

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Global development and trade
Research countries
  • Ethiopia
Professional experience
Mekelle University, 1993-2003 March 1997-July 2003: Lecturer in Rural Sociology and Extension Education November 1999-December 2001: Coordinator for Indigenous Soil and Water Conservation (ISWC) Ethiopia project August 2002-January 2003: Assistant Dean of Students February-July 2003: Research and Publication Officer
Degrees

Master of Arts in Rural Social Development, December 1996, University of Reading, UK

 

Bachelor of Education in English, September 1993, Kotebe College of Teacher Education, Ethiopia (Gold Medal Award)

Research affiliation

Mekelle University

Doctoral research funded by

DAAD & ZEF

Cooperation partners

Prof. Dr. Volker Hoffmann

Universität Hohenheim

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF A: Department of Political and Cultural Change