FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES


Personal Information

Name:

Dr. Deodatus Patrick Shayo
Lecturer   

Contact Address:

P.O Box 2329,Dar es Salaam,
TANZANIA.
Email: deodatus.shayo@duce.ac.tz / dpshayo@gmail.com
Mobile: +255 754 591559 / +255 738 546880

Education Profile

2017 - PhD in Political Science, University of Muenster, Germany
2010 - MA in Political Science & Public Administration, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

2006 - BA with Education, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Areas of Research

  • Digital Citizen Engagement and Governance
  • Digital Government and Sustainable Development Goals
  • Gender and Digitalization in Eastern and Southern Africa
  • Local Digital Government and Digital Democracy
  • Communities Participation and Monitoring of Service Delivery

Teaching Areas (Undergraduate and Post-graduate Levels)

  • Local Government Administration /Local Governance
  • Managing Public Services & Human Resource Management
  • Civil Society and the State
  • Comparative Politics

Publications

  1. Shayo, D. P.& Kersting, N. (2018) When Digital Citizens Are Engaged in Election in Monitoring in Tanzania: Voice or Chatter? 25th World Congress of Political Science, 21-25 July, Brisbane, Australia
  2. Shayo, D.P. & Kersting, N. (2017) Mapping the Internet’s Influence on Electoral Integrity in East Africa, International Political Science Association Conference, “Political Science in the Digital Age”, 4-6, December, Hannover, Germany
  3. Shiyo, N.E, Yulli, J. &Shayo, D.P.: Digital Citizen at Work: Mapping Citizen m-Participation Cases in Governance of Services in Tanzania (Work in progress).
  4. Shayo, D.P. (2017) Crowdsourcing and Digitalization of Electoral Integrity: A Comparative Analysis of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. In: Peter Parycek and Noella Edelmann (eds.) Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government, Danube University Krems, (Austria), 17-19 May 2017. Edition Donau-Universität Krems, pp.123-133.
  5. Shayo, D.P.& Kersting, N. (2017) Crowdmonitoring of Elections through ICT: The Case of Uchaguzi Wetu 2015 Crowdsourcing Platform in Tanzania. In: Peter Parycek and Noella Edelmann (eds.) Proceedings of the 7th International Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government, Danube University Krems, (Austria), 17-19 May 2017. IEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, California, pp.36-45. DOI 10.1109/CeDEM.2017.13
  6. Shayo, D.P. (2016) Facebooking the Tanzanian Elections: Citizen and Party Campaigners in the Social Media Ecosystem, Journal of Education, Humanities and Sciences, 5 (1), pp. 67-88.
  7. Shayo, D.P.& Kersting, N. (2016) An Examination of Online Electoral Campaigning in Tanzania. In: Peter Parycek and Noella Edelmann (eds.) Proceedings of the 6th International Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government, Danube University Krems, (Austria), 18-20 May 2016. IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, California, pp.69-76. DOI: 10.1109/CeDEM.2016.19