Management Team


Dr. AMOS M NUNGU

Director General

Dr. Amos Muhunda Nungu is the  Director General of the Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH). Dr. Nungu has held various managerial and professional responsibilities including: the Assistant Director – Directorate of Science, Technology and Innovation at Ministry of Education, Science and Technology; and Head of India – Tanzania Centre of Excellence in ICT at Dar es Salaam Institute of Technology. He has initiated, managed and participated in many projects,  including those under the European Union (FP7 & H2020), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD).

He has also saved as a Board member at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS), and Mbeya University of Science and Technology (MUST). Dr. Nungu holds a PhD and MSc. degrees in Information Technology (Communication Systems) from the Royal Institutes of Technology (KTH) – Sweden; and a BSc. in Computer Science from University of Dar es Salaam.

Dr. Bugwesa Zabron Katale

Director of Research, Coordination and Promotion




Dr. Salha Mohammed Kassim 

Director of Centre, Development and Technology Transfer



Mr. Immanuel Aman Mgonja

Director of Cooperation and Services

Dr. Philbert Luhunga

Ag. Director of Knowledge Management