Dr Hellen Byamugisha

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Dr. Helen M. Byamugisha is the current Ag. University Librarian of Makerere University since January 2015. She is an Associate Library Professor and holds a PhD in Information Science, a Post Graduate Diploma in Librarianship, a Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation and a Bachelor of Science in Botany and Zoology.

Prior to her appointment as Ag. University Librarian, Dr. Helen Byamugisha was the Deputy University Librarian (2012-2015); Head of the Book Bank (1994-2012) and Assistant Bookshop Manager (1980-1994), all at Makerere University. Helen has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented a number of papers at local and international conferences. Dr. Helen Byamugisha has served as external examiner at several universities in Africa. She served as Vice Chairperson to Kabale University Council (2010-2015).

Dr. Helen Byamugisha is a member of associations and is also a Rotarian. Her research interests are mainly in information access and use.