Personal Information


Mariam G. Mgendi

Contact Address:

P.O Box 2329
Email: mamge2006@yahoo.co.uk
(mobile) +255716651548


University of Dar es Salaam. (PhD)

PhD Research:Phytoremediation
Thesis title: Plant Diversity and Phytoremediation Potential of Lead and Nickel in Geita Gold Mine area, Tanzania

Msc Botany, University of Dar essalaam,Tanzania

Msc Research: Genetic Diversity of Moringa Sp.
Thesis title: Investigation of the Genetic Diversity of Moringaoleifera Provenances and Other Moringa Species Found in Selected Coastal Regions of Tanzania’’

Bsc. (Education) ,University of Dar essalaam, Tanzania

Research interests areas

Plant Biodiversity, Phytoremediation

Teaching areas

  • Anatomy of Angiosperms
  • Evolutionary Botany
  • Environmental Science


  1. Mgendiet al., 2010. ‘‘Genetic Diversity between Cultivated and Non-cultivated Moringaoleifera Lam. Provenances Assessed by RAPD Markers’’. In the Journal of Cell and Molecular Biology, 8(2):95-102
  2. Mgendi et al., 2011. ‘‘Using Morphological Markers to Asses Variation between and within Cultivated and Non-cultivated and Non-cultivated Provenances of Moringaoleifera Lam. in Tanzania’’. In Journal of Life Sciences 5: 257-265