Rev Dr Douglas Mambure is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology. He is the Chairperson for Social Sciences Department and Programme Coordinator for Psychology. He is one of the Attachment Coordinators for Faculty of Social and Gender Transformative Sciences. He served for 4 years as a part time Lecturer before he joined the university as a full time Lecturer in 2020. Dr Mambure is a holder of Education, Psychology and Theology qualifications with over 10 years of experience in lectureship. Among his responsibilities, includes department staff and students’ supervision, project supervision and assessment of students on attachment for the Faculty. Beside Lectureship he is actively involved in community work and has passion of empowering people especially the youth and vulnerable groups. Dr Mambure is an ordained clergy.

 Education and Qualifications


2022    PhD in Psychology: University of South Africa, SA (pending)

2015   Doctor of Theology:  Team Impact Christian University, USA

  • Master of Science in Community Psychology: Midlands State University, Zimbabwe
  • Masters Degree in Theology: Team Impact Christian University, USA
  1. Bachelor of Science Psychology Honours: Midlands State University, Zimbabwe
  2. Bachelor of Arts in Theology: Christian Institute of Theology, Zimbabwe

2014    Diploma in Theology: Living Waters Theological Seminary, Zimbabwe

  • Diploma in Adult Education: Midlands State University, Zimbabwe
  1. Diploma in Pastoral Studies: Ameva Bible College, Zimbabwe
  2. Diploma in Biblical Studies: International Bible Institute, USA

Current Studies (Programme, institution and expected finishing year)

  1. Master of Business Administration in Leadership and Management: NUST, Zimbabwe (May 2023)
  2. MSc Clinical Neuropsychology: University of Zimbabwe, Zim (November 2023)


Record of Employment

2020 – Present            Senior Lecturer, Women’s University in Africa 

2016 – 2019                Part time lecturer in psychology, Women’s University in Africa 

2021                            MSc Counselling Psychology part time Lecturer, GZU 

2018 – 2020                MSc Psychology Adjunct Lecturer, University of South Wales 2018 – 2020                       MSc Psychology Lecturer, UNICAF 

2010 – 2020                Lecturer Mt Hermon Theological Seminary

2019 – 2022                Lecturer, AFM Theological Seminary 

  1. - Present Pastor, Apostolic Faith Mission of Zimbabwe
  2. - 2012 Pastor, True Word Church International


 University Service

2020 - Present:            Member, Covid Taskforce  

2020 – Present:           Member, Counselling Team 

2020 – Present:           Member, University Senate

2022                   :        Member, Academic Board

2022                   :        Staff Development Committee


Selected Publications 

2020:   Covid 19: Double Tragedy for Women in High Density Suburbs of Zimbabwe, J Emerg Med Trauma Surg Care S1:0004 (ISSN 2378-8798 (ISSN 2378-8798)


2021:   The restrictive Measures of Mitigating Covid 19 on People Living With Disabilities and their Families in Zimbabwe. IJHSSE,vol 8 no. 2 pp. 225-235 doi:



  1. Zimche Qualification assessor (2020)
  2. Zimche Peer Reviewer (2021 – 2024)


 Research Interests

  1. Neuropsychology
  2. Community Psychology
  3. Counselling
  4. Economic/Business Psychology
  5. Health Psychology
  6. Developmental Psychology
  7. Organizational Psychology
  8. Social Psychology
  9. Cultural dynamics
  10. Psychology of Religion 

Community and Religious Responsibilities

2022                            Director, LifeUp Africa

2019 – Present            National Coordinator, Christian Network 

2018 – 2019                Secretary General, Zimbabwe Council of Pentecostal Churches 

2017– Present Zimbabwe Divine Destiny (Midlands Provincial coordinator)

2015– Present Director, AFMOC (Tertiary students church ministry)

  1. - Present Director, Heal Africa Trust

2013 – 2016                Board Member, Gweru District Aids Action Committee (DAC)  

2012 – 2015                National Board Member, National Association of Non-governmental organizations (NANGO)

2012– 2015                 National Humanitarian Chairperson, NANGO 

2012– 2015                 Member, Advocacy committee, NANGO

  1. – 2015 Executive Treasurer, Nkabazwe Community Radio Station 

2009– 2015                 Vice Chairperson, NANGO - Midlands Province 

2009                            Founder, ‘The Aiders Club’, MSU - Psychology Department 

2008– Present Appointed Commissioner of Oaths (Ministry of Home Affairs) 

1998– Present             Director, Zimbabwe National Aiders



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