Erick Samwi

Eric Samwi

Assistant Lecturer


Teaching, Research and Consultancy

Area of expertise

Systems Analysis and Design, Data and Databases, Computer Networking, ICT4D

Short Biography

Erick R. Samwi is a Computer Scientist and M&E expert. He holds Master’s in Information and Communication Science and Engineering (MSc. ICSE) from the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) and a Bachelor of Science with Computer Science from University of Dar es Salaam. Mr. Erick is now serving the Moshi Co-operative University since May 2015 as an academician. In ICT field work, he served as an ICT and Monitoring expert with the USAID funded, TZ21-Basic Education Program and IT projects Officer with the ICT4D-Tanzania Foundation before joining the Moshi Cooperative University as a Tutorial Assistant in Systems Analysis, Networking and Database Systems. At TZ21 Basic Education Program he led the Systems installation Consultants team in Zanzibar Island in 2013 and thereafter he became the Program Focal Person for ICT Systems for both Zanzibar Island and Mtwara region in 2014.

With respect to project reviews, Mr. Erick has participated in research activities to identify and prepare research plan as well as data collection and analysis. He participated in preparation and execution of consultancy service to conduct impact evaluation for SATF MVC Support Programs in twelve regions of mainland Tanzania. Moreover, he attended 3 months course in research and evaluation of ICT projects at Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) Heidenheim, Germany (March - May, 2019). Mr. Erick also attended a 1 month training course on Project Development for Knowledge Transfer at Leipzig University, Germany (September, 2019).