Name                        :           Professor Dr. Joseph Mpeera Ntayi (PhD)

Citizenship                :           Ugandan

Marital Status           :           Married

Position                     :           Dean, Faculty of Economics, Energy and Management Sciences.

Name of Firm           :           Makerere University/Makerere University Business School

Years with MaK/MUBS      :           30 years


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Dr. Joseph Ntayi is a Professor of Procurement, Logistics and Supply Chain Management. He is a distinguished international scholar, consultant and practitioner with proven professional and ethical track record in: Supply Chain Management, Procurement management, Transport & logistics management, Humanitarian Logistics, Operations Research, Human Resources Management, Microfinance, Entrepreneurship, Savings and Credit Cooperatives, Resilience Research, ICT for Development, Corporate Governance, Public Administration and Management,  Project Management, Gerontology, Research, Application software (e.g Linear Structural Relations [LISREL], Analysis of Moment Structures [AMOS], SPSS, Nvivo – for Qualitative studies, LINDO, HLM, PLS etc), Organizational Development and Restructuring, progress out of poverty, Gender Mainstreaming, Leadership and Governance, Business Ethics, Education, Strategic Marketing, Curriculum Development and Review, Training and Assessment and Strategy.

His academic and professional qualifications are: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – Makerere University; Master of Business Administration (MBA) Makerere University; Bachelor of Commerce [(B. Com) (Hons)] – Makerere University;  Post Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management (Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands); MILT (Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Management – UK); International Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management (Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands); Dip M (Chartered Institute of Marketing – UK); MCIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing – UK), and Executive Program award in Management, specializing in Project Identification, Development and Management (The Maastricht School of Management). Certificate in Humanitarian Logistics. Member of the Association of Project Risk Management (Project Management Institute, UK). He is a certified professional case writer and developer (Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa in Collaboration with the Harvard Business School, USA). Professor Dr. Ntayi is a certified WTO/ITC trainer in Textiles and Clothing, e-procurement, social performance management (SPM) and progress out of poverty (PPI), Cooperative Governance Mechanisms, SACCOs and Microfinance Governance, Institutional framing and schemas, SACCOs and Microfinance Darwinism, Urban Development and Management.

In 2010 and August, 2016 Joseph Ntayi, won the second-best paper award during the fourth and seventh international public procurement conference that was held in Soeul, Korea and Bali Indonesia respectively. In 2010 and 2012, Joseph received meritorious awards in recognition for his outstanding contribution to the academic research effort at Makerere University Business School. In 2013, Dr. Ntayi received the “Emerald Literati Network 2013 Awards for Excellence”. In 2013, Professor Dr. Joseph Ntayi and Dr. Sunday A. Khan won a grant from Trust Africa IDRC/CRDI to be the technical editors of the book “Opportunities and Challenges of the Ugandan Business Environment – A situational analysis. The book was published in November 2014 and launched in February 2015.