Personal Information


Dr. Edwin Ernest Babeiya
Senior Lecturer   

Contact Address:

P.O Box 2329,Dar es Salaam,
Email:babeiya@udsm.ac.tz ; babeiyae@yahoo.co.uk

Education Profile

2014- University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, PhD (Public Administration)
2006- University of Dar es Salaam, MA in Political Science & Public Administration
2003- University of Dar es Salaam, BA in Political Science & Public Administration

Areas of Research

  • Policy management, Democratization, Policy Coherence
  • Corporate Governance, Decentralization, Elections and Electoral Conflicts.
  • Biometric Voter Registration, Organization Theory, Party Politics, Public Sector Reforms

Teaching Areas (Undergraduate and Post-graduate Levels)

  • Public Policy, Democracy: Theory and Practice, Public Finance
  • Governance, Comparative Public Administration, Legislature and Legislative Processes
  • Local Government, Organization Theory, African Politics, Social Science Research Methods
  • Corporate Governance, Administrative and Labour Laws


  1. Babeiya, E (2016) Local Government in Tanzania and the Legacy of a Faulty Takeoff. African Review, Vol.43, No.1
  2. Babeiya, E (2015) Political Representation in Tanzania: Its Development and Anatomy in Perspective. Journal of Education, Humanities and Sciences, Vol.4, No.1:37-59
  3.  Babeiya Edwin ( 2012) Multiparty Elections and Party Support in Tanzania, Journal of Asian and African Studies, 47(1) p. 83-100
  4. Babeiya, E & Masabo, C (2017) The role of ICTs in enhancing citizens’ involvement in decision-making in local governments in Tanzania. International Journal of Technology and Management Volume II. Issue II, pp. 1-13.
  5. Babeiya Edwin (2014) Corporate Governance and the Enforcement of Standards: An Appraisal of Standards Organizations in Tanzania. The Ugandan Journal of Management and Public Policy Studies, Vol 7, No.1 , pp 58-76
  6. Babeiya, E (2016) New Constitution-Making in Tanzania: An examination of actors’ roles and influence. African Journal of Political Science and International Relations, Vol.10 (5):74-88
  7. Babeiya, Edwin, et al. (2014) National Planning and the Quest for Transforming Rural Livelihood in Tanzania. Journal of Humanities, Education and Sciences, Vol.3, No.1 &2, 2014.