Mekonen Tessema Alemu

Full Name Mekonen Tessema Alemu
Academic Rank Assistant Professor
Education Background
  • MA in Educational Leadership at Jimma University (2003 to 2005)
  • MA in Educational Planning Management from Addis Ababa University (1997 to 1999)
  • 12+2 in Teaching Diploma at Haromya University (1993 to 1996)
  • 12+1 Teaching in Primary Schools at Gondar Teachers Training Institute (1986)
Working Experience
  • Assistant Professor and Vice Dean of College of Education and Behavioral Science, Injibara University (August 2013 E.C. to Present)
  • Instructor at Giligel Belese Teachers Training College (2001 to July 2013 E.C)
  • Student Dean at Giligel Belese Teachers Training College (2007 to 2008 E.C)
  • Department Head in Giligel Belese Teachers Training College (2001 to 2003 E.C)
  • Secondary School Principal (Director) in Dibatie Woreda (2000 to 2001 E.C.)
  • Primary School Teacher and School Principal (Director) in Different Primary Schools of Bullen Woreda (1/11/1986 to 30/12/1999 E.C)
Research Interest
  • Leadership (Teacher-Leadership, Self-Leadership, Distributed Leadership etc.)
  • Educational Quality
  • Human Resource Management
  • Instructional Supervision
  • Educational Trends on Children With Disabilities  in VSO_Linked Primary Schools  in Metekel  Zone, Benishangul Gumuz Region: Ethiopia (
  • Challenges and Opportunities of using the Three Mother Tongue Languages (Berta, Borna &Gumuz ) as a Medium of Instruction in Primary Schools of Benishangul Gumuz Regional State (

Injibara University; College of Education and Behavior Science ;

Department of Educational planning and Management

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