ISBN 9780797438125
Pages 370
Dimensions 210 x 148 mm
Published 2012
Publisher Booklove Publishers, Zimbabwe
Format Paperback

Phinias Makhurane: An Autobiography

by Phinias Makhurane

Professor Phinias Makhurane AKA "Double Brain" in this book remembers a life in education. As one of the first Africans to major in Physics and Mathematics at the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Professor Makhurane was also the first black Zimbabwean to acquire a PhD in the sciences. He later went on to hold numerous high level positions in the Education sector in Southern Africa such as Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Botswana and Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University of Zimbabwe where he was influential in the expansion of the university's infrastructure. Until his retirement Professor Makhurane was Vice-Chancellor at the National University of Science and Technology in Buluwayo.

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