About Evarist :
I am a Ugandan by birth. Ntungamo is my home district and particularly from Kajara County. I am a catholic.
I hold a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Makerere University where I graduated in the year 2000. Since Late 2000, I started Lecturing in the Institute of Computer Science at Mbarara University of Science and Technology as an Assistant Lecture. In 2002 to 2003 I headed the department of computer Science at Mbarara University. I won a Chinese scholarship and went to China for a Masters in Computer Engineering from 2003 to 2006 where I graduated with MEng. Comp Science offered at Hunan University in Changsha City. At my masters I focused my research on Computer Networks particularly researching on Security of Base Stations in Wireless Sensor Networks. On my return to Uganda in late 2006, I continued as a lecturer in the Institute of Computer Science at Mbarara University to-date. Currently I am a PhD Student under the NUFFIC project, I am on the sandwich program where I work with Prof. Frits Vaandrager of Radboud University- Netherlands, Associate Prof. Idris Rai – of Makerere University and Dr. Tonny Bulega of Makerere University. My research is about Algorithms for Scheduling and Optimization of Traffic Lights via Wireless Sensor Networks.
Responsibilities at Institute of Computer Science 2000
I serve on a number of committees of Mbarara University
I lecture the following courses among others
Projects Supervised – Undergraduate students
June – 2009
June - 2010
June - 2011
IUCEA – MUST Representative for Quality Assurance Peer Reviewers Committee for East African Universities
Nov. 2009, I participated in Peer Reviewing Computer Science Programs of: -
Feb. 2010, I participated in Peer Reviewing Computer Science Programs of: -