Nalule Rebecca Muhumuza

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Ph.D. Mathematics, Makerere University
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Presently Dr. Nalule Rebecca Muhumuza is a Lecturer at Busitema University.  Being a hardworking lady, Rebecca has chaired many associations including the Eastern Africa Network for Women in Basic sciences (EANWoBAS), Uganda Women Mathematicians (UGAWoM), and she has also served as a treasurer of The Uganda Mathematics Society (UMS).Before joining Busitema University in 2009, Dr. Rebecca was a secondary school Mathematics teacher at Luteete S.S where she served as the head of the Mathematics Department as well. She is a role model to the girls in Mathematics. She has inspired many girls in the field of sciences through Busitema university and the mentioned associations. Having attained a Ph.D. in Mathematical statistical Dr. Rebecca has expertise in data analysis and statistical modeling



Publications and Papers
  •  The 18th Conference of Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis International Society and Demographics2019 Workshop. 11-14 June 2019, Florence, Italy (Grand Hotel Adriaco)
  • International Conference on Stochastic Processes and Algebraic Structures from Theory, Towards Applications,  Västerås, Sweden, September 30-October2, 2019.
  • Strengthening Research and Postgraduate Training in Mathematics in Universities in Africa, Bishopftu, Ethiopia, August 5-6, 2019. 
  • Third networking and building future network.  SIDA-ISP 2018.
  •  Theme: Strengthening Research in Mathematics in Universities with Sida-ISP support 20th -24th August 2018, Entebbe, Uganda.
Professional Appointments

Lecturer Busitema University.

Research Focus
  • Statistical Modelling (Spatio-temporal models, Time series, Random effects models, Mixed models )
  • Biostatistics
  • Data analysis
Courses Taught
Probability Theory
Dynamical Systems
Differential Equations
Statistical Inference
Research Methods
Numerical Analysis
Number theory
Real Analysis
Committees Served
Node Coordinator Uganda: Eastern Africa Network for women in Basic science 2017- date
Chair activities Uganda Women Mathematicians, 2017-date
Treasurer Uganda Mathematics Society LTD, 2012-2016
Vice chair Person Liberty Worship Center Investments Cooperative Society 2016- date
Member of the Organization for women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) 2022-
Staff Type
Academic Staff