Prof. Michael Owor, PhD

Prof. Michael Owor, PhD

Dean, School of Physical Sciences (SPS), Makerere University

Prof. Michael Owor, PhD



Professional interests: I have over20years professional and research experience using tools such as site measurements, remote sensing, GIS, isotopes and geophysics to develop groundwater and to evaluate and map out environmental influences and impacts on water resources. My career goal is to contribute to the availability of safe-water and hygiene for food security, health, socio-economics, etc. under conditions of climate change/variability


  • 2006 - 2010, PhD Groundwater-surface water interactions, University College London, UK
  • 2002 - 2006, PhD Environmental Geohydrology, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
  • 1998 - 2000, MSc Water Resource Surveys (Distinction), ITC, Enschede, The Netherlands
  • 1991 - 1994, BSc Geology and Chemistry (2.1 Hons), Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda


  • He has published widely