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Nsengimana Venuste


University of Rwanda, Kigali

Highest degree:



BEd (Biology)
University of Rwanda
MSc (Biodiversity Conservation)
University of Rwanda
PhD (Agronomy and Bio-Engineering)
University of Liege-Gembloux Agro Bio-Tech, Belgium

Research Interests:

  • Interactions between water, soil and litter arthopods with a focus on insects and their environments to promote ecological functions of water, soil and litter arthropods and biodiversity conservation.
  • Taxonomy of Odonata (Damsflies and Dragonflies, Lepidoptera (Butterflies) and Alym-enoptera (Ants) as key indicators of ecosystem management.

Short Biography:

Lecturer of Biology at the University of Rwanda, College of Education and the Deputy Director of the Centre of Excellence in Biodiversity and Natural Resources management, based at the University of Rwanda, College of Science and Technology. Main duties include teaching, supervision of Masters and PhD students, conducting research and community engagement.

Awards, accolades received in the past 3 years.

Research Funding Award – Belgian Focal Point to the Global Taxonomy Initiative (GTI)


Phone: +250 788 504 218
Email: venusteok@gmail.com
ResearchGate: venusteok@gmail.com
Mendeley: venusteok@gmail.com

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