First Name:

Sammie

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Surname:

Chombo

Academic Rank

IATA Instructor/Ass. Lecturer

Any other position held at UTB

International Travel Consultant

Contact Number

+250782061394

Contact Email

schomco@utb.ac.rw

samchombowale@gmail.com

sammie.chombo@yahoo.com

Educational Qualifications

PhD Candidate Nkumba University Entebbe-Uganda,  PGD Logistics and Transport Mgt Uganda Management Institute Uganda, Msc. Tourism planning and Management Nkumba University, Bsc. Management, MGT and DIP IATA, Kenya Utalii College.

Professional Qualifications

IATA International Consultant, Airline Cargo Handling, Airport Operations Ground Passenger Services Airline Station Management.

Area of specialization

Transportation and Logistics management, Travel and Tourism Management and IATA Professional Courses.

Subjects taught

Many depending on the Department TTM, TTO, IATA and TLM.

Research Interests

Wildlife Identification (Birds, Mammals, Fishes, Insects and their Behavior), Tour Guiding, Host Community empowerment and Involvement in tourism Development, Travel Knowledge Generation and Technologies in Tourism Service Provision.

Sponsored research projects

None

Publications

1.      Chombo Sammie & Wanyera Francis J (2020) Inclusive growth through inclusive tourism for economic development. A case of Rwanda Development Board, Rwanda. Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Volume 18, No. 2, 2020 Print ISSN: 0972-7787 Online ISSN : 2322-0198.

2.      Wanyera Francis John, Sammie Chombo and Emily Masaki Atinda (2019). Local Community Empowerment as a Strategy to Minimize Multi-Use Zones. Harvests for Sustainable Conservation of Park Resources.

3.      Wanyera Francis and Sammie Chombo, Journal of medicine and Biology, Vol 2 Issue 1: www.tridhascholars.org Tourism Product Innovation and sustainable Rural Community wellbeing.

4.      Wanyera Francis and Sammie Chombo. (2019). Human Resource Empowerment as a strategy to Achieve Quality Service Delivery in Tourism in Rwanda. A case of Rwanda Development Board (RDB).

5.      Wanyera F. J. & Chombo S. (2020). On print. Inclusive tourism and its impact on urban local community. A case study of RDB, Kaplaki Cooperative and Nziza Tour Company.

Research supervision

Many in TTM, TLM

Conferences / Workshops attended

At ATLAS conference in Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda (2019): Community Empowerment a Pre-requisite for Tourism Involvement. A case of Red Rock Initiatives Musanze, Rwanda.

 

Past employment

CAREER INSTITUTE, NKUMBA UNIVERSITY, MOUNT KENYA UNIVERSITY.

Other activities

Curriculum Development, Community Training, USAGA, RWASAGA Workforce Development. Tourist and Visitor conducting Tours-Guiding.