Amon Murirwa
Born Amon Murirwa
Residence Harare
Citizenship Zimbabwean
  • Academic
  • Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Development
  • Lecturer

Amon Murwira is a Zimbabwean academic. He is currently the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Development.



Prof Murirwa holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Geography, a Master of Science degree in Environmental Systems Analysis and Monitoring and a PhD in Geo-Information Science (GIS, RS) for Environmental Systems Analysis and Monitoring. [1]

Work Experience

Ecologist responsible for GIS and Remote Sensing applications :Department of Natural Resources,Zimbabwe ,1994-1998

Membership to other Boards

Fellow: Zimbabwe Academy of Sciences;Member: African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE); Member: Geographical Association of Zimbabwe.

Some Articles About Amon Murwira

PhDs To Be A Prerequisite For University Lecturers Sun Mar 24 2019

Mnangagwa Assigns Ministers To Address Teaching Challenges In Beitbridge Tue Mar 19 2019

Govt Warns Schools Against Demanding Forex From Pupils Registering For ZIMSEC Sun Mar 17 2019

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  1. ‘It’s a goal-getting team’, , Published: 3 December 2017 , Retrieved:4 December 2017