Name: Prof. Justin K. Urassa
Current Position at EAQAN: Country representative – Tanzania 2021/2023
Current Position: Director Quality Assurance, Islamic University In Uganda
Prof. Justin K. Urassa is an Associate Professor, Department of Policy, Planning and Management, Campus College of Social Sciences and Humanities (CSSH)-Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA). Urassa holds a Ph.D. (Development Studies) and an M.Sc. Social research Methods (Development Studies) from the University of Sussex (United Kingdom), A Post-graduate Diploma in Poverty Analysis for Socio-economic Security and Development from the Institute of Social Studies-The Hague, Holland in collaboration with the Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF)-Tanzania and Research on Poverty Alleviation (REPOA)-Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, an M.Sc. and B.Sc. (Agriculture) from Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) and a Diploma in Dairy Husbandry from Livestock Training Institute (LITI) Tengeru, Tanzania. Currently, Urassa is the Chairperson of Tanzania Quality Assurance (TUQAF) (May 2019 – to date) and was the acting Coordinator-Quality Assurance Bureau, Sokoine University of Agriculture from August 2018 – to December 2019.