Dr.Tsigie Genet Zegeye

Full Name: Tsigie Genet  Zegeye (PhD)

Academic Rank: Assistant Professor

Tel: +251918765102 0r 0909275440

Po Box. 79

Campus: Peda

College and Department: College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, Special needs and Inclusive Education

Educational Background:

Academic Degree

  • Bachelor of Education (BEd) in Pedagogical Science , Bahir Dar University, Faculty of Education,  1998.
  • Bachelor of Laws, LLB, Bahir Dar University, School of Law, 2010.
  • Master of Arts in Special Education, AAU, College of Education and Behavioral Studies, 2004.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Special Needs Education, AAU, College of Education and Behavioral Studies, 2004.

Work Experience

  • 13 years of teaching and coordination.

Professional Membership

  •  The Ethiopian Special Needs Education Professionals Association.
  • Family Guidance Association of Ethiopia.

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Teaching in the Department of Pedagogical Sciences, Psychology and Special Needs Education, Bahir Dar University, July 2004 to the present.

Postgraduate

  • Teaching in the graduate program of Special Needs and Inclusive Education since 2016 to the present.

Thesis Supervision

  • Undergraduate students since 2005 to the present. 
  • Graduate students since 2017.

Area of Research Interest:

  • Resilience and Disability, inclusive educational and inclusive curriculum.

Previous and Current Positions

Previous

  • Program Coordinator of  Internship and Research Project jointly conducted by Inter Africa Group, Bahir Dar University and Amahra Regional State Council from  2010-2013.
  • Department head of Psychology for two years, 2009-2010.
  • Practicum coordinator of the Department of Pedagogical Sciences, 2008.

Current

  • Course Chair since 2016 to the present.