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 Name  Dr. Josephine Philip Churk
 Department Business Administration (BA)
 Areas of Research Interest Communication Technology for Development, Digital Economy, Digital Media Studies, Digital Policy Making, Youth Digital Practices, Development Studies, Gender and Development, Digital City Studies, Research Methodology.
 Personal statement Dr. Josephine P. Churk is the Research and Consultancy Coordinator as well as a Lecturer in Development Studies at the College of Business Education (CBE) Dodoma Campus, Tanzania. She has published in both local and international journals and Conferences; and supervised Postgraduate research in the areas of Digital Procurement and Digital Banking Practices. Dr. Josephine Churk has been actively involved in building capacity for Research Writing Skills, Leadership, e-Governance and Digital Practices. Her current research include Freedom of Social Media Practices, Digital Economy, and Youth and Digital Inclusion in Tanzania.
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PhD in Communication Technology and Digital Media Studies, University of Melbourne (2020) Australia; MA Development Studies, University of Dodoma (2010) – Tanzania; Bachelor of Education Arts (2006) University of Dar es Salaam- Tanzania.

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Major grants Youths, Digital Media, and the 'New' Knowledge Economy in Africa: Perspectives of Global City Policymakers in Tanzania, PhD project University of Melbourne, Australia (2016- 2020).
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History of CBE

The COLLEGE OF BUSINESS EDUCATION (CBE) was established in 1965 by the Act of the Parliament. COLLEGE OF BUSINESS EDUCATION Act No. 31 of 1965. His Excellency, J.K. Nyerere, the first President of the United Republic of Tanzania officially opened the new College in January 1965. The College was officially named the “College of Business Education” (CBE). The said Act of Parliament gives the College its legal status as an autonomous institution with its Governing Body. The College shall be governed and administered in accordance with the provisions of this Act.


The origin of the College of Business Education (CBE) is closely linked to the history of the Nation itself.

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