Eng. Dr. Eleanor Wozei


Eng. Dr. Eleanor Wozei is an Associate Professor in the Department of Engineering and Environment at Uganda Christian University (UCU) where she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses including waste management and sanitation, and integrated water resources management. With a BSc in Civil Engineering from Makerere University, and postgraduate degrees (MS, PhD) in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of California Berkeley, Eleanor has worked in academia and research for over 25 years, gaining wide experience working with multi-disciplinary academic and research teams. She is interested in building capacity in water, sanitation and hygiene. She was part of the team which developed the UCU Department of Engineering and Environment, the PGD/MSc in Water and Sanitation, BSc in Civil and Environmental Engineering, and BSc in Construction Project Management, which are pioneering programs in Uganda. Her current research is on integrated waste management, resource recovery from organics and sludge, and water quality management, including household-level technologies.