CAES Leadership

The future of CAES is shaped by the core values that have defined our past: academics, research and outreach. Our leadership team brings these core values to life.
With a commitment to providing excellent service to students and staff in advancing a rigorous academic environment, the leaders of our College ensure that they create a more inclusive working and learning community, and foster creativity and collaboration among staff, students, stakeholders and partners in development.

Our Leaders

Prof. Bernard Bashaasha

Prof. Bernard Bashaasha

Principal, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Assoc. Prof. Gorettie Nabanoga

Assoc. Prof. Gorettie Nabanoga

Deputy Principal, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Prof. Johnny Mugisha

Prof. Johnny Mugisha

Dean, School of Agricultural Sciences
Assoc. Prof. Fred Babweteera

Assoc. Prof. Fred Babweteera

DEAN, SCHOOL OF FORESTRY, ENVIRONMENTAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL SCIENCES
Dr. Abel Atukwase

Dr. Abel Atukwase

DEAN, SCHOOL OF FOOD TECHNOLOGY, NUTRITION AND BIO-ENGINEERING
Dr. John Baptist Tumuhairwe

Dr. John Baptist Tumuhairwe

HEAD, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION
Dr. Gabriel Elepu

Dr. Gabriel Elepu

Head, Department of Agribusiness and Natural Resource Economics, School of Agricultural Sciences
Prof. Jacob Agea

Prof. Jacob Agea

Head, Department of Extension and Innovation Studies, School of Agricultural Sciences
Prof. Philip Nyeko

Prof. Philip Nyeko

Head, Department of Forestry, Bio-Diversity and Tourism, School of Forestry, Environmental & Geographical Sciences
Assoc. Prof. Mugagga Frank

Assoc. Prof. Mugagga Frank

Head, Department of Geography, Geo-Informtics and Climatic Sciences, School of Forestry, Environmental & Geographical Sciences
Dr. Namaalwa Justine

Dr. Namaalwa Justine

HEAD, DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
Assoc. Prof. Mukisa Muzira Ivan

Assoc. Prof. Mukisa Muzira Ivan

HEAD, Department of Food Technology and Nutrition
Prof. Noble Banadda

Prof. Noble Banadda

Head, Department of Agricultural and Bio-Systems Engineering, School of Food Technology, Nutrition & Bio-Engineering
Dr. Alice Turinawe

Dr. Alice Turinawe

Director, Makerere University Agricultural Research Institute, Kabanyolo
Assoc. Prof. David Tumusiime

Assoc. Prof. David Tumusiime

Director, Makerere University Biological Field Station
Assoc. Prof. Fred Babweteera

Assoc. Prof. Fred Babweteera

Director, Budongo Conservation Field Station