Press Release (ePRNews.com) - BUEA, Cameroon - Aug 22, 2016 - Saint Monica University (SMU): The American International University today named both senior and junior staff for the Registrar’s Office. The Registrar’s Office supervises three major activities including examinations, records and transcripts, and finally admissions and retention.
At the helm of the Office is Dr. Lambert Wirdze, whose position as Associate Vice President and Registrar has been re-affirmed. Dr. Wirdze, who holds a PhD in Educational Psychology, has held that office since joining SMU in 2014. He brings in over 10 years of experience in the education industry at the secondary and higher education levels. He also holds a Master of Education in Educational Psychology and a Bachelor of Philosophy degree.
Mr. Henry Fonge is also staying in his position as Deputy Register, but this time he will focus on the organization of Examinations. Mr. Fonge came to SMU after retiring as a High School Principal and the General Certificate of Education (GCE) Chief Examiner for History. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in History and is pursuing a Master of Public Administration from SMU.
Joining the team as the Deputy Registrar for Records and Transcripts is Ms. Delphine Bih Beyam. She previously worked in the secondary education sector before transferring to SMU last year as the Admissions Director. She holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from SMU, and a Bachelor of Science in Economics.
Mr. Peter Chin Nyuyse is the new Deputy Registrar for Admissions and Enrollment Management. Prior to this, he was the pioneer Director of Online Education at SMU and also has secondary education experience. He holds an MBA in Human Resource Management from SMU and a Bachelor of Philosophy. He is working on a Master of Philosophy and PhD in Human Resource Management.
Assisting this team is Ms. Rita Ngu, who will serve as the Administrative Assistant. She studied for the MBA in the US before returning to Cameroon, where she previously taught at SMU.
At the Admissions Office, which is under the Deputy Registry for Admissions and Enrollment Management are the following professionals:
1) Admissions Officer for the School of Arts, Education and Humanities as well as Saint Monica Vocational Training Center is Ms. Gift Isi, who is also working on her Bachelor of Arts in Communication.
2) Admissions Officer for the School of Business and Public Policy is Mr. Donald Njanjo, who holds a Bachelor of Science in Management from SMU and is pursuing an MBA still at SMU.
3) Admissions Officer for the School of Health and Human Services is Ms. Blessing Ekpo, who is a Bachelor of Nursing student at SMU.
4) Admissions Officer for the School of Science, Engineering and Technology is Mr. Jarvis Jabea Molua, who is doing his Master of Science in Agriculture at SMU.
5) Admissions Officer for Students from Equatorial Guinea is Mr. Fernando Nguema, who is a Bachelor of Science student in Banking & Finance at SMU.
6) Admissions Officer for Students from Nigeria is Mr. Elijah Tokunbo-Daniel, who is studying for his Master of Science in Medical Laboratory Science at SMU.
7) Admissions Officer for Online & Distance Education Students is Ms. Carine Nfor, who is an SMU student in the Master of Public Health program.
“The Registrar’s Office is extremely important and these appointments are meant to make the Office more efficient and effective,” said Professor Januarius Jingwa (JJ) Asongu, President and Chief Executive Officer of SMU. “I am confident that these professionals under the leadership of the indefatigable Dr. Wirdze and his deputies will be up to the task. After doubling the staff of this Office from last year’s numbers, I expect excellent customer service from the team.”
About Saint Monica University: The American International University
Saint Monica University (SMU) is a leading private university in Cameroon. It is an American-style non-ecclesiastical Catholic institution, offering career-focused programs that are at the intersection of the liberal arts, science and technology. It is dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social, entrepreneurial and professional development of a diverse student population. SMU is focused on the student experience and helping our students achieve their educational and career goals, and contributing to a more sustainable society. We offer various certificates and diplomas as well as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees through the School of Arts, Education, & Humanities (SAEH); School of Business & Public Policy (SBPP); School of Health & Human Services (SHHS); and School of Science, Engineering & Technology (SSET). SMU is accredited in the United Kingdom by the Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges, and Universities (ASIC) with Accreditation No: AS22357/0614 and is listed on the UK Register of Learning Providers (UKRLP) with the UK Provider Reference Number (UKPRN): 10048183. SMU is also fully accredited in Cameroon by the National Commission on Private Higher Education at the Ministry of Higher Education (MINESUP) with the Ordinance of Creation No: E14/0028/MINESUP/SG/DDES and the Ministerial Letter No: 15-09643/L/MINESUP/SG/DDES/ESUP/SDA/MM authorizing SMU to offer over 60 undergraduate and graduate diploma and degree programs. SMU is a member of many international academic organizations including the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC), Global Universities In Distance Education (GUIDE), and the Talloires Network. For more information about SMU, visit our website: http://www.smuedu.org or write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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