Dr. Maria Mashingo Deputy Permanent Secretary at her Office Mvuvi House
§ PhD : 1999 – 2003 PhD Animal Science - University of Arkansas – United States of America
§ Msc Agric: 1985 – 1988 MSc. Agriculture (Animal Nutrition) Ås Agricultural University of Norway and Sokoine University of Agriculture in Tanzania Animal Science Department.
§ Bsc Agric: 1979 - 1981 BSc. Agriculture (Animal Science Option) University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Work experience: More than 34 yrs working experience (1981-2015)
Coordinator Animal Feed resources research Ministry of livestock and fisheries development.
2013 - 2015
Director Tanzania Livestock Research Institute – West Kilimanjaro
2011 - 2013
Assistant Director Land for Livestock Development (MLFD)
Director of the Department of Pastoral Systems Development, the Ministry of Livestock Development.
Principal Livestock Research Officer I – Animal Feeds Resources Research Coordinator.
Principal Livestock Research Officer II – Animal Scientist - Feeds Resources Research Coordinator. Working at the headquarter Ministry of Livestock Development in the department of Livestock Research, Training and Extension
1981 - 2004
Worked as DALDO-District Agriculture and Livestock Development Officer – Korogwe District; Professional working practice at large-scale dairy USA. Senior Graduate Training Assistantship at University of Arkansas – USA; District Extension Officer (DEO; Head of Nutrition and Animal Husbandry Research Department (Livestock Research Center Tanga;
1. Comparative study on productivity resource use, costs, benefits and opportunities on
Pastoralism and ranching. 2013.
2. Strengthening community voice in shaping policies for sustainable environmental management for poverty reduction in dry land of Tanzania 2012. Longido and Kilosa districts in Tanzania.
resercher work experince in documentation
Mashingo M. S.H., Msangi R. B.R., Kaganda S. R. ., Lyandala L., SMndeme Z., Julius C and Elisha F. 2015. Forage Production, Harvesting and Conservation at Village Level in Maswa District A paper Proceedings of the 4th Annual science technology and innovation conference: theme “fostering innovation for sustainable development and industrial growth “ held at Blue pearl hotel Dar es Salaam form 17th to 19th June 2015.
Mashingo M. S. H. 2011a. The Effects of Climate Change on the Lives of Women, What remedial action to take? A paper presented in Zanzibar at the conference of Tanzania Association of Women Leaders in Agriculture and Environment
Mashingo M.S.H. 2011b. Livestock development, food security and climate change. Paper presented to the Conference on: Tanzania Society of Animal production 34th scientific conference Olasiti Arusha
Mashingo M. S. H. 2010. Village land Use Planning and Grazing land Availability for Sustainable Range Management in Tanzania. Registered Presentation to the 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons ( IASC) held in Hyderabad, India January 10 – 14th 2011.
Mashingo M.S.H. Babala S. K., Mwita V. C. and Koggani D. K.. 2010. Impacts of Drought on Pastoral Livestock of Northern Part of Tanzania. Paper presented at the Pastoralism an Climate Change Adaptation in Africa Conference. Egerton University, Njoror Kenya. From 24th - 28th May 2010.