Makerere University Vice Chancellor Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has been appointed Director of the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN).
WUN is headquartered in the United Kingdom.
“I have been honored with the appointment as a Director of the World Universities Network based in the United Kingdom,” Nawangwe announced on Monday.
This is an important recognition of Makerere University as one of the top research universities in the world, he said.
“I believe that it will spur research at Makerere.”
Nawangwe was recently appointed to the Council of the Association of Commonwealth Universities.