Staff Members

Dr. Casim Umba Tolo (Ph.D)

Dr. Casim Umba Tolo is the Director of Pharm-Biotechnology and Traditional Medicine Center (PHARMBIOTRAC), under the Eastern and Southern Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence (ACE II) at Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda. He has wide research experience and published articles in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters in the areas ranging from Conservation Biology, Ecology, Environment, Natural Resources Management, Green Enterprises for Rural Development and Livelihoods, Climate Change Adaptation and Indigenous Knowledge Systems. His responsibilities among others [...]

Anke Weisheit, Portrait Photo

Eng. Anke Weisheit

  Position Chair Innovation & Business Management Pharm-Bio Technology and Traditional Medicine Centre (PHARMBIOTRAC) Bio Profile   Anke Weisheit is an Agricultural Engineer, MSc with more than 16 years of experience in tropical agriculture, value chain development and agri-business in Eastern and Southern Africa. Currently, she is the Chair Innovation & Business Management at the Pharm-Bio Technology and Traditional Medicine Centre (PHARMBIOTRAC), and Chairperson Programmes and Research Committee of THETA Uganda Board of Trustees. In addition, she is an External Expert to the European Commission [...]