PhD Qualified Faculty

 

The School of Nursing and Midwifery prides itself in attracting competent and qualified research active faculty who contribute to the existing body of knowledge that SONAM draws upon to deliver up to date, evidence based learning.


PhD Qualified Faculty








Sharon Brownie

Research Profiles

University: Charles Sturt University

Thesis: From policy to practice: The New Zealand experience in the implementation of partnership-based local development policy.

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Ahmed Sarki

Research Profiles

University: University of Warwick 

Thesis: Application of disease mapping to a global public health issue in low- and middle-income countries : a case study of hypertension.









Columba Mbekenga

Research Profiles

University: Uppsala University 

Thesis: Striving to Promote Family Health after Childbirth: Studies in Low-Income Suburbs of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.









Ekaete Francis Asuquo

Research Profiles

University: University of Ottawa

Thesis:  Nurses’ involvement in health care research and policy development in the context of mother-to-child HIV/AIDS transmission in Nigeria.


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Eleanor Holroyd

Research Profiles

University: Hong Kong University 

Thesis: Chinese family caregivers : dilemmas at the extremity of public and private obligations.









Eunice Ndirangu

Research Profiles

University: University of Nottingham 

Thesis: Communication and interaction in the context of routine provider initiated testing and counselling for HIV: The case of Kenya.








Eunice Siaity-Pallangyo

Research Profiles

University: Uppsala University 

Thesis: Improving postpartum care: A facilitation intervention at government-owned health institutions in a low-resource suburb in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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Grace Edwards

Research Profiles

University: University of Liverpool

Thesis: Public perceptions about how maternal diet, drinking habits and activities during pregnancy might affect the well-being of the fetus.









Kahabi Isangula

Research Profiles

University: University of New South Wales

Thesis: Patient trust in doctors in rural Tanzania: Meaning, factors and benefits in the context of NCDs/Hypertension care.


Sheila Shaibu

Research Profiles

University: University of California

Thesis: Family caregiving of the elderly in Botswana









Tumbewene Mwansisya

Research Profiles

University: Central South University

Thesis: A resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging study revealed brain-wide functional dysconnectivity and its correlated clinical symptoms in schizophrenia patient subgroups.



Adjunct Faculty








Agnes Msoka 

Research Profiles

University: University of Dar es Salaam









Constance Shumba 

Research Profiles

University: Queen Margaret University

Thesis: Human resource retention strategies : analysis of the factors affecting retention in Uganda's Private-Not-For-Profit hospitals  

University: University of South Africa 

Thesis: Experiences of intimate partner violence and the health needs of women living in urban slums in Kampala, Uganda.  ​








David Gathara

Research Profiles

University: University of Amsterdam 

Thesis: The use of routine case record data to evaluate quality of inpatient hospital care for newborns and children in Kenya.









Debra Jackson

Research Profiles

University: Flinders University

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Valerie Fleming 

Research Profiles

University: Massey University

Thesis: Partnership, power and politics: Feminist perceptions of midwifery practice.