Dr. Samuel G. Dawa (PhD)Non-Executive Director
Dr. Samuel Dawa is currently a Senior Lecturer at Makerere University Business School a position he has held since 2014. He holds a PhD from the University of Pretoria’s, Gordon Institute of Business Science. He is also a holder of a Masters of Business Administration and Bachelor of Food Science & Technology (honors) from Makerere University. Previously, he was the Head of the Legal Informatics Center at Makerere University’s, Faculty of Law between 2000- 2010. He has also held lectureship positions in the Uganda Christian University and Uganda Pentecostal University. His teaching interests include entrepreneurship, business ethics and business computing. His current research interest is in entrepreneurship where he has published leading academic journals. His articles have touched on subjects such as access to finance, Youth employment, women entrepreneurship, sustainability and the informal economy.
He has won best paper awards at international conferences through authoring theoretically interesting, practically important and policy relevant research. Since 2011 he has been a member of the prestigious Academy of Management and a member of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor since 2007.