Mr. John Michael Edoru is the Quality Assurance Officer at Kabale University. He is the pioneer officer in this office. He has put several quality assurance mechanisms in place to ensure high quality delivery of teaching and non-teaching services at the University.
He has attended and presented papers and posters in several high profile national and international training workshops, conferences and seminars on quality assurance in Higher Education in several countries. These have been organized by the Inter-University Council for East Africa(IUCEA), German Exchange Training Programme (DAAD), the East African Quality Assurance Network(EAQAN) and the Ugandan Universities’ Quality Assurance Forum(UUQAF).
Mr. Edoru has also had the privilege to attend the annual conferences organized by the Uganda Vice –Chancellors’ Forum(UVCF) and has organized several workshops on quality assurance within the University. He has previously worked as an expatriate tutor and Head of the Education Department at Rwanda Teachers’ College. While there, he provided leadership during the two sessions of Training of Trainers organized by British Council held in Byumba and Butare to train secondary and primary school teachers to teach in English Language.
Mr. Edoru had earlier on been a Headteacher, Deputy Head teacher, Director of Studies and Classmaster in secondary schools in a number of Ugandan secondary schools, notably City High School and Uganda Martyrs’ Secondary School Namugongo. This gives him wide experience in the teaching administration and management of educational institutions. Mr.Edoru also while teaching served as an item writer and examiner of English Language Paper Two with the Uganda National Examinations’ Board for over ten years in each capacity.
Mr.Edoru is currently spearheading the preparation for the peer review process of the Diploma in Electrical Engineering programme together with the Self-Assessment Committee at the Faculty of Engineering and Technology (Nyabikoni campus).
Mr. John Michael Edoru Doctoral Candidate of Educational Leadership and Management (UNISA), MA Ed(MAK), BEd(MAK), Dip Ed(ITEK).