Research Chair

Research Chair

 

The Research Chair was established with the sole purpose of providing research support and capacity to the Institute with respect to achieving its mandate. Central to its function, the Research Chair drives the agenda thus enabling the Institute to become the centre of excellence with respect to cutting-edge research through strategic partnerships with other academic institutions.

 

 


 

 

 

The main objectives of the Research Chair are to:

 

  1. Develop research career pathways and opportunities for highly skilled, high quality young and mid-career researchers.
  2. Establish mechanisms for conducting monitoring and evaluation.
  3. Establish a system for gathering intelligence and information.
  4. Conduct impact studies on funded and non-funded programmes.
  5. Facilitate enrolment, supervision and funding of students e.g. PhD and Masters students.