dvc for academic affairs

D/VC for Academic Affairs

University of Juba
 Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs; University of Juba; March 8th 2024 - Present Educational Background MD in General Surgery, Sudan Medical Specialization Board (SMSB) 2002 MBBS, College of Medicine University of Juba, January 1994

Work Experience

Head Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Juba from 2021 to 18th March 2024

Associate Professor of Surgery, School of Medicine, UoJ, from 2017 to date

DG, Juba Teaching Hospital 2017 to 2021; during which:

  1. Established a Surgical Unit in my name, Juba Teaching Hospital, 2017 to date à

Covering Accident & Emergency department, Referred Clinic, Surgical operations both emergency & elective; train specialist, registrars, interns,

  1. Managed with UN Mission in South Sudan; through the Quick Impact Project, to install solar security lights in the JTH compound making safe environment for staff to render services
  • Supervised the implementation of phase 1 of Expansion and Modernization of JTH (Accidents & Emergency and Obstetrics & Gynaecology departments)

Associate Professor & Head Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Bahr El Ghazal 2016 to 2017

Dean College of Medicine & Health Sciences, University of Bahr El Ghazal; 2009 to 2010

Minister of Health Western Bahr El Ghazal State 2010 to 2015

Associate professor of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Bahr el Ghazal from 2009 to 2017

Assistant Professor of Surgery, CM, UBG, 2002 to 2009.

Surgeon & DG, Wau Teaching Hospital, 2002 to 2006 handling surgical cases & training junior medical doctors.

Registrar General Surgery, Teaching Hospitals in Khartoum, Sudan, from 1998 to 2002

Medical Officer, Khartoum, from 1996 t0 1998

House Officer, Khartoum, from 1994 to 1996


  • A Comparative study on Management of Bleeding Oesophageal Varices in Ibn Sina Hospital, Khartoum, Sudan; 2002
  • Audit of Complicated Groin Hernias, Wau Teaching Hospital Jan 2003 – Dec 2006
  • Covid-19 Related Deaths in Juba, South Sudan: Postmortem Audit, January to July 2020; World Journal of Advanced Research & Review
  • A giant Primary Ovarian Fibro sarcoma in a South Sudanese patient, Juba Teaching Hospital: A case report. South Sudan Medical Journal Vol. 17 No. 2 – May 2024
  • Attended a number of Conferences by the Sudan Association of Surgeons from 1999 to 2010.
  • Hepatology in Progress, Cairo 2003.
  • COSECSA, Registry on Trauma; Kigali, Rwanda 2018.


  • Perform varieties of surgeries as general surgeon
  • Fluent in English and Arabic languages
  • Good ability in using computer


  • External Examiner for a number of universities in the Sudan & South Sudan since 2008 to date.
  • Chairperson of Specialized Scientific Committee of Medical Sciences; National Council for Higher Education, Ministry of Higher Education Science & Technology; 2019 to date

Main role is accreditation of curricula of all Medical Sciences colleges/schools in both public & private higher learning institutions.

*E.g. Institute of Public Health & Environmental Studies; College of Nursing & Midwifery, University of Bahr el Ghazal.

* Colleges of Nursing & Public Health, Northern Bahr el Ghazal University.

*Schools of Nursing, Public Health, Medical Laboratory Sciences & Pharmacy, University of Juba.

* Nursing & Public Health, John Garang Memorial University

* Country Director for Primary Trauma Care Foundation (PTC), for training health personnel on how to safely handle physical traumatized patient in low income areas with limited resources. Conducted first training in South Sudan in October 2023.

  • Served as minister of health, Western Bahr El Ghazal State, South Sudan – 2010 to 2015;
  • Chairperson of Services Cluster, Western Bahr el Ghazal (WBG) Government, 2010 – 2015. Managed to improve the social services e.g.
  • Solar network in Wau Teaching Hospital (WTH) & the Primary Health Care Units & Centres
  • Establish Free of charge Ambulance call Centre in WTH.
  • Built drug stores for SMOH HQ, Wau County, Jur River & Raga counties of WBGS
  • Headed the Reception of the South Sudanese returnees from the Sudan after independence.
  • Settling of Abyei IDPs in Wau after the war on Abyei in 2012.
  • Established the training and surgical interventions for Neglected Tropical Disease, Filariasis (Wucheraria bancrofti complications like hydrocele & elephantiasis), NMOH, Department of Preventive Medicine.

Conducted twice in Juba 2020, Yambio 2021 & Maridi 2023

  • President of College of Physicians & Surgeons of South Sudan; a MOH parastatal postgraduate training centre; 2022 to March 2024
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