Professor Makoba ( Front Row Center) with UTAMU Graduate Students, DVC ( First Front Row to the Left) and VC (Second Front Row Right)

Professor Makoba ( Front Row Center) with UTAMU Graduate Students, DVC ( First Front Row to the Left) and VC (Second Front Row Right)

Dr. Makoba awarded Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship for 2016

Johnson W. Makoba, an associate professor in the Sociology Department at the University of Nevada, Reno, was awarded a fellowship by the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program to travel to Kampala, Uganda over the summer of 2016. Makoba was one of 59 African Diaspora scholars who were awarded fellowships to travel to Africa to collaborate on curriculum co-development, research, graduate teaching, training and mentoring activities. Makoba was able to work with Uganda Technology and Management University (UTAMU), a private university founded in 2012. At UTAMU, Makoba focused on graduate student training and mentoring doctoral students in the School of Business and Management.

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