FACULTY OF SCIENCE


Personal Information

Name:

Dr. Felix J. Mkonyi

Designation:

Lecturer

Contact Address:

P.O Box 2329
TANZANIA.
Email: fjmkonyi@yahoo.com
Mobile: +255 719 523267

Education

PhD in Life Sciences - Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science & Technology, Arusha, Tanzania

PhD Research:Tanzania Carnivore Monitoring Project
Thesis title: People and predators: Understanding human-carnivore conflict in the Tarangire-Simanjiro ecosystem, northern Tanzania

MSc in Zoology, University of Dar es salaam, Tanzania

Msc Research: Biodiversity Project
Thesis title: Distribution and Abundance of Amphibians in the western slopes of Uluguru South Mountains, Tanzania.

BSc. General(Zoology and Wildlife Ecology),University ofDar essalaam, Tanzania

Research Interests Areas

Herpetology, Large carnivore ecology and conservation, large carnivore distribution and population monitoring, Human-carnivore conflicts

Teaching Areas

  • Chordate Zoology
  • Invertebrate Zoology
  • Environmental science

Publications:

  • Ngalason W., Mkonyi F.J 2011.Herpetofauna of Montane Areas of Tanzania.2 Altitudinal Distribution of Amphibians on the Uluguru South Mountains. Fieldiana Life and Earth Sciences4:81-89.