TUMAINI UNIVERSITY
DAR ES SALAAM COLLEGE - TUDARCo
(A Constituent College of Tumaini University Makumira)

Profile Information
Dr. Gilliard Loth
Senior Lecturer/Director of Planning
Faculty of Business Administration in the Department of Accounting and Finance
gilliard.loth@tudarco.ac.tz

Education

PhD (2012) OUT,
MBA (2005) UDSM,
MA Demography(1999) UDSM,
BA Economic (Hons)(1996) UDSM.


Honors and Awards

n/a


Research

Overview

Dr. Loth has done a number of researches on management of human resources. He has also been involved in a number of consultancies on human resources, customer satisfaction surveys, poverty alleviation etc.

Research Focus

His research interests are centered on the broad area of the business studies. He is generally interested in the management of corporations including all work organizations; customer management and satisfaction, leadership and economic development; and how these can help wed knowledge with socio-economic development. 

Active Research

Factors Affecting Labour Turnover in the Private and Public Sectors: The Case of Mkuranga District.


Research and Publications:
  • 2015:  Chapter titled “The Application of OPRAS in Tanzanian Universities: Prospects and Challenges”, in Enhanced Delivery of Higher Education through a Blended Modes and Strategic Leadership, a book written in honour of Prof. Tolly Mbwette 2015 
  • 2013: Critical Assessment of the Existing Staff Appraisal Systems Among Universities in Tanzania: Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College, Law and Management Journal
  • 2013: Factors affecting the management of staff performance appraisal function in universities: Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College, Law and Management Journal
  • 2009: Challenges in managing students’ accommodation in Tanzanian Universities: Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College, Law and Management Journal 
  • 2008: Factors Inhibiting the Effective Management of the Performance Appraisal Function in Tanzanian Work Organizations: The Case of University of Dar Es Salaam Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College, Law and Management Journal

Seminar and Workshop Programme

Dr. Loth has vast experience in this area. He has conducted a number of seminars and workshops on:

  1. Visionary leadership
  2. Management of change
  3. Corporate management/leadership
  4. Customer Care

TUSARIS
OSIM

E-learning
TUDARCo