Dire Dawa University was searching and selecting its president for the past few months. Thus, eight candidates competed for the position of the presidency. As a result, among 8 candidates, the search and selection committee identified 5 candidates based on the criteria given or the result they scored on the presentation of their strategic plan and panel interview, and the qualification and the experience they have. Then, the committee submitted these 5 candidates to the University board. The board, besides, selected the top 3 candidates and submitted to Ministry of Education. Finally, Dr. Yared Mamo has been appointed to be the President of Dire Dawa University by Ministry of Education as of the 2nd of April, 2018.
Dr. Yared Mammo Chernet (Associate Professor): PhD in Information Science
We wish him his entire working life to be successful and let’s work with him hand in hand to excel our University.