OFFICE OF THE DEAN
Dean of Faculty of Science and Technology – Assoc. Prof. Leboli Zak Thamae
Associate Professor Leboli Zak Thamae was appointed as Dean of Faculty of Science and Technology at the National University of Lesotho (NUL) in January 2020.
He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physics & Electronics at NUL and also serves as Chairman for Lesotho Electricity Company’s Communications’ Board of Directors.
Previously, he was the Head of Department of Physics and Electronics from 2010 to 2016 where he led the development of the M.Sc. in Sustainable Energy programme and the establishment of the Energy Research Centre (erc.nul.ls). He was also the Postgraduate Coordinator for the Faculty of Science and Technology from 2018 to 2020. He served as a Board Member and Chairman of the national electricity regulator, Lesotho Electricity and Water Authority (LEWA) from 2011 to 2017.
Prof. Thamae teaches undergraduate electronics and communication engineering courses for the Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Bachelor of Science Engineering (B.Eng.) programmes as well as postgraduate energy planning, policy and regulation in the M.Sc. in Sustainable Energy programme.
His research interests include modelling and simulation of electronic / electrical engineering systems (CST MWS® – Antenna Designs, Radio Mobile – RF Propagation / Wireless Communication Networks, MATLAB – Digital Communications / Signal Processing, HOMER – Hybrid Renewable Energy Systems, MAED and MESSAGE – Energy / Electricity Demand and Supply). He has strong exposure in strategic leadership, corporate governance, policy, reform and regulation of infrastructure services (electricity, telecommunications and broadcasting).
Assoc. Prof. Leboli Zak Thamae
Faculty of Science and Technology
National University of Lesotho
P.O. Roma, 180
Tel: +266 5221 3494 / 3495 / 3526
Mobile: + 266 6200 6088 / 5812 2930
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