Midlands State University has experts who play a leading role in driving research in diverse areas as given below:

NAME RESEARCH INTEREST(S)
 

Prof Victor Ngonidzashe Muzvidziwa

 

 

·       Livelihoods

·       Gender

·       Migration, Housing and Leadership Studies

 

Prof Kadmiel Wekwete

 

 

 

·       Local Governance

.       Local development

.        Physical planning

 

Prof Doreen Zandile Moyo

·       Animal Parasitology
 

Prof Ngwabi Mulunge Bhebe

·       African History
Prof Albert Chawanda  

·       Electronic Materials and Thin Films

 

Prof Advice Viriri

·       Africa Literature and Theatre
 

Prof Laurine Chikoko

 

 

 

 

·       Liquidity Risk Management

·       Financial Inclusion

·       Monetary and Fiscal Policy

·       Micro Lending

·       Financial Markets

 

Prof Efiritha Chauraya 

·       Gender Based violence

·       Gender and Curriculum

.      Gender and Higher Education Teacher

and

Curriculum

Prof William Lungisani Chigidi ·       Indigenous Knowledge Systems

·       African Culture.

·       African Literature

 

 

 

Prof Percyslage Chigora

 

·       Foreign Policy

·       Elections and Electoral Systems

·       Land Reform

·       Regional Integration

·       African Politics

 

Prof Alois Solomon Chiromo

 

 

.      Science teaching and learning in primary and

secondary schools

.     Science education and culture

.     Teacher professional development

Prof Chipo Hungwe

 

 

 

·       Labour Migration

·       Gender

·       Work, Survival Strategies and Employee Diversity

 

Prof Tasiyana Javangwe

 

·       Postcolonial Identities

·       Life Narrative and Diasporic Narratives

 

 

Prof Steven Jerie

 

·       Occupational Safety and Health Management

·       Waste Management and Climate change.

 

 

 

Prof Andrew Tichaenzana Manyawu

 

·       Textual linguistics

·       Communication Strategies Language Education

·       Language Policy and Planning

·       Language and Social Life

Prof Ezron Mangwaya

 

 

 

 

·        Curriculum implementation

·       Curriculum policy

·       Curriculum planning and development

·        Early childhood education

·       Teacher education

 

Prof Jephias Matunhu

 

·     Global Development

·     Poverty and Environmental Management for

Sustainable Rural Development

 

Prof Gerald Chikozho Mazarire

 

 

·       African History
 

 

 

Prof Mark Matsa

 

·       Climate Change and Sustainable Community

Development

·       Land Cover and Land Use Changes

·       Water Resources Management

·       Food Security and Agricultural Science

·       Waste Management

·       Migration, Gender and the Environment

Prof Johnson Masaka ·       Land Resources Survey Methodology

·       Soil Fertility and Plant Mineral Nutrition

·       Soil Science

 

Prof Mambo  Moyo

 

.          Electrochemical Sensors for Environmental

    Monitoring

 

 

Prof Adelade  Munodawafa

 

·       Climate Change and Agriculture,

·       Land Degradation and Environmental Science

 

 

 

Prof Hazel Tafadzwa Ngoshi

 

·       Nationalism

·       Autobiographical Writing

·       Gender

 

Prof Vongai Zvidenga Nyawo

 

 

 

·       Land Reform

·       Food Security

·       Land and Governance

·       Climate Change

 

Prof Nhamo Anthony Mhiripiri

 

 

·       Media Law

·       Policy and Ethics

·       Film and Video Studies and Visual Anthropology

·        Political Economy of the Media and Cultural

Studies

Prof Nyamwanza Tonderai  

·       Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Prof Charles Tembo  

·       Comparative Literature

 

Prof Cuthbeth Tagwirei

·       Literacy and Cultural Studies