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Dr. Drake Patrick Mirembe

Dr. Drake Patrick Mirembe

Dr. Drake Patrick Mirembe

Dean, School of Professional & Vocational Education

Dr. Drake Patrick Mirembe is the Dean of the School of Professional & Vocational Education (SPVE) at Uganda Technology And Management University (UTAMU).


Before joining UTAMU, he served at Makerere University as the founding Head, Centre for Innovations and Professional Skills Development (CiPSD) for 4 years.  His role at UTAMU mainly involves strategic leadership of the center including collaboration management, product development, business intelligence, research and innovation acceleration and human capacity development. In addition to his formal employment he serves on various international and national boards, Dr. Drake has been at the forefront of ICT professional skills development for the last 10 years, serving in various capacities as a trainer, community projects manager, among others. 

For details see Drake Mirembe CV (160.37 kB)

Research Interests

  • ICT for Development
  • Health Informatics
  • Mobile and Wireless Technologies
  • Digital Security, Forensics and Privacy
  • Secure ICT Integration
  • Integrating Web Applications with Data Repositories
  • Convergence Platforms