Jaynefrances W. Nabawanuka

PhD, 2011


Jaynefrances W. Nabawanuka is a 2011 Ph.D. graduate from the Institute of Higher Education. She hails from Uganda where she earned her LLB at Makerere University in 1995. Jayne also holds an LLM in commercial law from the University of Cape Town in South Africa. In 1996 she earned a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and was enrolled as an advocate to practice law in Uganda. After several years of practicing law, she joined Makerere University in 1999 as general legal counsel, a position she held until 2007 when she joined the Institute to begin her doctoral studies. Her interests are in policy and governance in higher education as well as higher education and the law.

Her dissertation was on brain drain of African higher education institutions: the case of Makerere University.