Dr Zelalem G Dessie holds BSc, MSc and PhD degrees in Statistics. He has been teaching several Statistics courses and supervising students’ projects in Applied Statistics both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He is involved in curriculum review and development committee at different levels of undergraduate and postgraduate modules. Most importantly, he has been exemplary to his staff in conducting various research activities and publications. In this regard, he has published more than 13 research articles in high impact peer-reviewed journals.