01 Nov 2021
Dr Niyonzima Niyongabo Francois is a Rwandan Biochemist and Senior Lecturer. He holds a Ph. D. Biochemistry (Jain University, India), MSc Biochemistry (Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University = NMMU, South Africa), and BSc Hons (NMMU, South Africa), and BSc (Mysore University, India). He also has a Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (University of Rwanda – College of Education), and a Diploma in Management and Leadership (Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands). He has been teaching biochemistry and chemistry modules for the last 20 years.
His main interest is in enzymology, especially industrial enzymes for use by humans. He has supervised more than 100 undergraduate and master dissertations. He has more than 50 publications on various biochemical/chemical/hematological parameters, and enzymes (such as protease, lipase, amylase, asparaginase, nitroreductase, keratinase and pollulanase) in good Journals with impact factor such as Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, Preparative Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Biologia, Applied Biochemistry and Microbiology, 3 Biotech, and Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research. He is a Reviewer of Journal of Food Biochemistry, Journal of Basic Microbiology, Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine, Resources, Environment and Sustainability, etc. He has developed some projects that were financed.
Tel : 0788536610