Jimma University Board of Governors has approved the promotion of Dr. Gemeda Abebe, Dr. Gezahegn Berecha, Dr. Sultan Suleman and Dr. Zeleke Mekonnen to full professorship at its special meeting held on October 31, 2019. Before the approval, rigorous review process have been undertaken for months and decisions have been made by respective Departments and Colleges of the applicants, and approved by the University Senate. The promotion of the faculty members has been endorsed by the Board of Governors of the University after deliberating the Research, Academic and Community Service contributions of the faculty members. Accordingly, our faculty members are promoted to full professorship with the following titles.
- Prof. Gemeda Abebe: Professor of Molecular Medical Microbiology
- Prof. Gezahegn Berecha: Professor of Applied Ecology
- Prof. Sultan Suleman: Professor of Pharmaceutical Analysis and Regulatory Affairs
- Prof. Zeleke Mekonnen: Professor of Medical Parasitology
Jimma University Community would like to congratulate the faculty members upon the well-deserved promotion.