Jan 13, 2022

COVID-19 and the Boom of Technology Based Research

Leon Poshai

Leon Poshai*

University of the Western Cape


Received Sylff fellowship in 2020.
Academic supervisor: Professor J.J Williams

Academic achievements, social engagement initiatives:
I am working on developing a model for establishing effective links between private housing funders and low income earning housing seekers in Zimbabwe.

Current Affiliation: Syllf Fellow and PhD Candidate at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa

I am a man aged 30 years old with extensive training in Public Policy Analysis, Administration, Project Management and Human Resources Management.
I graduated with a Master of Public Administration Degree in 2017, a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Administration in 2013, a Diploma in Human Resources Management in 2018 and an Executive Certificate in Practical Project Planning and Management in 2016.
I am currently pursuing my PhD Degree in Public Policy and Administration at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa.
I have over two years of University working experience, having worked for the University of Zimbabwe as a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Political and Administrative Studies from February 2016 to June 2017 and further working as a Postgraduate Writing Coach in the Division for Postgraduate Studies at the University of the Western Cape from September 2019 to December 2020.
I became a Sylff fellow in January 2021. I am a person of mature disposition with good analytical and problem-solving skills as well as strong interpersonal skills, both orally and in writing.

Twitter: @poshaileon
Skype: Leon Poshai

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