Asnake Tarekegn

Full Name: Asnake Tarekegn Nigussie 
Academic Rank: Assistant Professor (PhD)
Tel: +251    0918769198 
Po Box. 79 
Campus: Peda 
Block: 149 
Room No:3 
College and Department: Education and Behavioral Sciences, 
Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies.                   


Coordinator, Centre of Excellence for Teacher Education and Leadership Development

Areas  working  in

Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies

Areas of expertise

International and Comparative Education

Academic background

(profile statement )

  • PhD in International and Comparative Education
  • MA in Curriculum and Instruction
  • BA in Pedagogical Sciences
  • Diploma in Geography

Research interest




Professional membership

  • Society of International and Comparative Education, African Chapter
  • Ethiopian Teacher Association

Links to social networks

Educational Background: 

Academic Degree   PhD in International and Comparative Education  MA inn Curriculum and Instruction   Ba in Pedagogical Sciences Work Experience  2004- until now Lecturer and assistant professor, Bahir Dar University  1996-2003 Teacher, Principal,  teacher educator and expert in different zones, and the regional offices of Amhara Region  1981-1996 Teacher at different primary schools of Amhara Region 
Professional Membership   Member of Teacher’s Association of Ethiopia  Member of Comparative Education Society Honors and Awards   Gold Medal during under graduate studies 
Research Projects/Grants/Linkages/Other Developments   National Task Force member, in 2003 and 2016 for National Research Projects on Teacher Education Publications (Journal Articles)  On Progress Publications (Book Chapter, Poster, Proceedings)  No  Conference Presentations  Attended on May Seminars of Education College, Bahir Dar University Teaching   Undergraduate   Courses like History and Philosophy of Education  Curriculum Studies  Instructional Media  Comparative Education 
 Postgraduate   Courses like International and Comparative Education  Comparative Research  Education and Development  Comparative Curriculum and Teaching  Educational Systems, Policy and Management Thesis Supervision  Comparative study on Impact of Educational Aid  Comparative study on Instructional Leadership 
Area of Research Interest:  Entrepreneurship Education  Entrepreneurial University  Previous and Current Positions 

 Dean of Distance Education, BDU  Dean of Education Faculty, BDU  Director of HRM, BDU  Acting V/ President for Administration, BDU  Coordinator of Centre of Excellence in Teacher Education and leadership Training Community Service   PTA Chairperson SOS Primary and Secondary school  Committee membership  University Staff Promotion Committee member  BPR Committee member of the University