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Office of Vice President for Research and Community Service holds Performance Appraisal Workshop

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Office of Vice President for Research and Community Service, Arsi University, held research and community services performance appraisal workshop with Stakeholders. The workshop was conducted from May, 17 – 18/2021, in the main campus of the University, under the theme “Arsi University from Foundation to date: Research and Community Services Performance Appraisal”. The workshop was aimed at performance appraisal of research and community services that have been taking places for the last six years, i.e., since the establishment of the University - 2014.

The workshop was opened by Dr. Adem Kedir, Vice president for Research and Community Service of Arsi University. In his opening remarks, Dr. Adem emphasized the aim of the workshop is to get valuable feedbacks from the stakeholders that could help the University in its future activities. Following the opening speech, Community Service and University-Industry Linkage Directorate and Research and Publication Directorate were presented major activities that have been performed, in the last six years. In the presentations, they stated that significant numbers of researches and community engagement projects, which were focused on solving societal problems, have been conducted. The expenditure budgets for community services and research works of the last six years were about 61.4 million Birr.

After the presentations, participants of the workshop held intensive discussion in their respective groups. They also presented the results of their discussions to the participants. In addition, participants from Oda Bultum and Madda Walabu University were presented their experiences on community engagement and research publications.

Participants of the workshop were invited from NGOs, regional and federal research institutes, industries, different structures of government (zone, woredas, and City administrations), Oda Bultum University and Madda Wolabu University.

የምርምርና ማኅበረሰብ አገልግሎት ከባለድርሻ አካላት ጋር የስድስት አመት የሥራ አፈጻጸም ላይ ግምገማ አካሄደ፡፡

አርሲ ዩኒቨርሲቲ ከተመሰረተበት ከ2007 ዓ.ም እስከ ዛሬ በምርምርና ማኅበረሰብ አገልግሎት የተከናወኑ ሥራዎች ግምገማ ከባለድርሻ አካላት ጋር ከግንቦት 9 – 10/2013 ዓ. ም ለሁለት ቀናት በዩኒቨርሲቲው ዋናው ግቢ የስብሰባ አዳራሽ አካሂዷል፡፡ መርሃ ግብሩን በንግግር የከፈቱት ዶ/ር አደም ከድር የምርምርና ማኅበረሰብ አገልግሎት ምክትል ፕሬዝዳንት ናቸው፡፡ ዶ/ር አደም በዚሁ ንግግራቸው ዩኒቨርሲቲው በምርምርና በማኅበረሰብ አገልግሎት ለአካባቢው ማኅበረሰብ እስከ ዛሬ የሰጣቸውን  አገልግሎቶች በመገምገም ለወደፊቱ በተጠናከረና በተሻለ ሁኔታ አገልግሎቶችን ለመስጠት ያስችላል ብለዋል፡፡

በዚሁ መሠረት የተከናወኑት ሥራዎች ማለትም በማኅበረሰብ አገልግሎት፣ በዩኒቨርሲቲ- ኢንዱስትሪ ትስስር አገልግሎት፣ በዩኒቨርሲቲው ማኅበረሰብ የተከናወኑ ምርምሮች እና የምርምር ህትመቶችን በተመለከተ በዳይሬክተሮች ሪፖርቶችና ገለጻዎች ከቀረቡ በኋላ በቀረቡት ሪፖርቶችና ገለጻዎች ላይ ተሳታፊዎች በቡድን በቡድን  ውይይት አድርገዋል፡፡  በውይይቱ የተደረሰባቸንና ማብራሪያ የሚፈልጉ ሀሳቦችን ለተሰብሳቢዎች ያቀረቡ ሲሆን በመጨረሻም በሂደቱ በታዩት ጠንካራ ጎኖች እና ዝቅተኛ አፈጻጸም የተመዘገበባቸውን በመለየት ለወደ ፊቱ የተሻለ የሥራ አፈጻጸም ሊያሳዩ በሚችሉባቸው ሁኔታዎች ላይ ዳይሬክተሮች ሐሳቦች ተሰጥተዋል፡፡  

በሥራ አፈጻጸም ግምገማው ላይ የአካባቢው ማኅበረሰብ ተወካዮች፣ በየእርከኑ የሚገኙ የመንግሥት መዋቅር ተወካዮች፣ መንግሥታዊ ያልሆኑ ድርጅቶች፣ የምርምር ተቋሞች፣ የዞን የወረዳና የከተማ አስተዳደሮች እና የኦዳ ቡልቱም ዩኒቨርሲቲና የመዳ ወላቡ ዩኒቨርሲቲ ተወካዮች ተሳትፈዋል፡፡

ለሁለት ቀናት በተካሄደው የሥራ አፈጻጸም ግምገማ ላይ የኦዳ ቡልቱም ዩኒቨርሲቲና የመዳ ወላቡ ዩኒቨርሲቲ ተወካዮች ልምዶቻቸውን አካፍለዋል፡፡ መርሃ ግብሩ የተካሄደው “የባለድርሻ አካላት ኮንፈረንስ በምርምርና ማኅበረሰብ አገልግሎት ከዩኒቨርሲቲው ምስረታ እስከ ዛሬ” በሚል መሪ ቃል ነው፡፡

 

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