Gakwenzire Philbert is a Lecturer at UNIK, in the Faculty of Education. He has got a PhD in History of Art and Archaeology from Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) in 2017. He also holds a Masters in Management of Cultural Heritage from Senghor University, Alexandria (Egypt). From 2006 up to now, Gakwenzire is a full-time Lecturer and Researcher in the Faculty of Education, Department of Arts and Humanities, which he headed from 2007-2012. He is currently heading the Department of Arts and Humanities since 2016. He has also headed the Centre of Studies and Research for Development (CERID) at UNIK from 2006 to 2007. 

Before joining UNIK, Gakwenzire was a Director of Memory and Documentation of Genocide Department in Executive Secretariat of IBUKA organization.

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