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UNIVERSITY COUNCIL

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UNIVERSITY COUNCIL

The Governing Council of Lira University is currently headed by Canon Joyce Nima. It is the highest decision making body and a supreme policy formulation organ of the University.
Council is also responsible for the overall administration of the University and ensuring the due implementation of the objects and functions of the University.

To achieve its mandate the University Council, is therefore,
  • Responsible for the direction of the administrative, financial and academic affairs of the University.
  • Formulates the general policy of the Public University.
  • Gives general guidelines to the administration and academic staff of the University on matters relating to the operations of the University.
  • Takes all necessary decisions conducive to the fulfillment of the objects and functions of the University.

UNIVERSITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

Chairperson

Canon Joyce Bernice Nima

Vice Chairperson

Hon. Beatrice Amongi Lagada

Vice Chancellor

Prof. Jasper Watson Ogwal Okeng

Deputy Vice Chancellor

Assoc. Prof. Okaka Opio Dokotum

Member

Prof. Elizabeth Auma Opiyo

Member

Dr. Ogwang David Martin

University Secretary

Mr. Augustine Oyang Atubo

Member

Dr. Akeny John Ricky

Representative of Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development

Mr. Wokadala James

Representative of the Ministry of Education and Sports

Mr. Ssejjoba Timothy

Representative of Ministry of Health

Dr. Olaro Charles

Member

Mr. Ogwang Bosco Edola

Representative of LUASA

Dr. Kabunga Amir

Member

Mrs. Acen Tamali Okao

Representative of LUASA

Dr. Apio Betty

Ms. Aceng Emma

Dean of Students

Member

Hon. Ojuka Anthony

Representative of persons with Disabilities

Mr. Asaf Adebua

Representative of NUEI Lira University Branch

Mr. Wazemba Nelson

Guild President

Mr. Otim Dickens

Vice Guild President

Ms. Amuge Catherine

Representative of LUADSA

Mr. Enen Okello Richard