Prof. Somo M. Seimu

Prof. Somo M. Seimu

Associate Professor


Teaching, Research and Consultancy

Area of expertise

Co-operative development and governance, organizational development, rural sociology, community development, community health, agricultural development, politics and political reforms, democracy, climate change, education (adult, secondary and primary), gender aspects, health issues, grassroots social-economic development initiatives conflicts and resolution in rural communities


Short Biography

Somo Seimu is a Tanzanian. Currently, is an Associate professor at Moshi Co-operative University (MoCU) in Tanzania. Has PhD (Universities of Central Lancashire, UClan), Master of Education – MEd (Cardiff University) and BA with Education (Dar Es Salaam University, UDSM). Seimu is research associate with United Kingdom Co-operative College. Has interest in a range of aspects are: agrarian development history, co-operative movement history, co-operative development and governance, development, rural community development, community health, education (adult, secondary and primary), gender aspects, grassroots social-economic development initiatives and natural resource conflicts. He is privileged to teach at several secondary schools in Tanzanian where such subjects he taught are political science, history (pre-colonial, colonial and postcolonial) and development/general studies.