Dr Rurangirwa Straton

CASS School of Arts and Languages Modern Languages Sociolinguistics, language policy and planning, lexicology, lexicography, terminology, and general linguistics Dr Straton Rurangirwa is a Senior Lecturer of linguistics at the School of Arts and Languages of the University of Rwanda. He teaches linguistic, language planning, terminology, lexicology, lexicography, and publishing related courses. He holds a Masters degree (2002) in Language Sciences and Traductology and a PhD in Linguistics (Language Policy) from the University of Sorbonne-Nouvelle-Paris3 (France) since 2010. He published a...

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Ntawigira Patrice

CASS SAL Modern Languages Kiswahili and Sociolinguistics Dr. PATRICE NTAWIGIRA is an enthusiastic and devoted Language Teacher with excellent communication skills demonstrated by more than 20 years of teaching experience at University of Rwanda. He is a PhD holder in Linguistics, Kiswahili Option, from Dar Es Salaam University, Tanzania. He has a high degree of fluency in Kiswahili, French, Kinyarwanda and English. He has specialized in Kiswahili language by conducting researches on ‘Language use in the Educational system of Rwanda : The case study of Kiswahili’ (PhD thesis) and ‘Language...

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Telesphore Ngarambe

Dean College of Arts and Social Sciences School of Arts and Languages Modern Languages Dr Ngarambe’s main teaching and research areas include translation and interpreting, linguistics and literature, ICT, culture, communication, literacy and public policy, and law. Dr Télesphore Ngarambe, Senior Lecturer and Researcher in Translation and Interpreting, School of Arts and Languages (SAL), College of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Rwanda, started teaching General English courses in 2000 in the former NUR. After completing his MA in Translation in the University of the...

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Dr Pravda Mfurankunda

Deputy Dean College of Arts and Social Sciences Arts and Languages Modern Languages Language Education Dr Pravda MFURANKUNDA, has been in the university teaching career since 1998. After completing his BA in English language studies, he worked at the former NUR after which he did his postgraduate training in applied linguistics and language education in Cape Town where he got his Master of Education and Doctor of Philosophy in 2005 and 2016 respectively. He conducted several pieces of research in the area of teaching and learning English through the medium of emerging technologies....

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Pierre Canisius Ruterana

HoD CASS Arts and Lanaguages Modern Languages Translation Studies ; English Language Education "Dr Pierre Canisius Ruterana, Senior Lecturer at the University of Rwanda, College of Arts and Social Sciences, School of Arts and Languages, has been teaching English language skills and translation studies since 1998. He holds a BA in English Linguistics and Literature from the National University of Rwanda (1998), an MA in Translation Studies from the University of Warwick [UK] (2001) and a PhD in Educational Research from Linkoping University [Sweden] (2012). He has published several...

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CASS ARTS AND LANGUAGES MODERN LANGUAGES LINGUISTICS, LANGUAGES and PROJECT MANAGEMENT I am a passionate teacher of linguistics and languages with over 23 years of experience in High Institutions of Learning in Rwanda. I have a Master’s degree in Linguistics and a MBA in Project Management and I am looling to getting a PhD in Sociolinguistics very soon. I am also a skilled researcher with 3 papers. mbonankira66gmail.com, 0788419133 "1. A book chapters in Country Profile for Oxford Handbook of African Englishes:Rwanda 2. The contribution of land consolidation programme on the economic...

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