Dr. Abdon Edward Rwegasira is a Lecturer at the Department of Public Law. He joined the School as an Assistant Lecturer in 2010 and was promoted to Lecturer in 2015. He is a very talented scholar whose areas of interest include Land Law, Public International Law, International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights Law, Criminal Justice, Military Law and Jurisprudence. Dr. Rwegasira obtained his Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B. Hons) in 2005, a Master of Laws (LL.M) in 2007 and PhD (Law) in 2023 all at the University of Dar es Salaam. Before joining the School, Dr. Rwegasira worked with the Tanzania Peoples Defence Forces (TPDF) until 2009 when he voluntarily retired as a Lieutenant.
He is a senior Practicing Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania since 2008, thus a member of the Tanganyika Law Society and the East African Law Society. He is the author of Land as a Human Right: A History of Land Law and Practice in Tanzania. Trainings attended by Dr Rwegasira include:
Dr. Rwegasira can be contacted at email@example.com and 0754 669881.