Mr. FREDRICK BULONDO

Mr. FREDRICK BULONDO
Teaching Staff
Teaching Assistant
 

 

 

BIOGRAPHY

 

 

NAME: BULONDO FREDRICK

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

 

DESIGNATION

Teaching Assistant

Biomedical Engineering Department

Faculty of Applied Science and Technology

Mbarara University of Science and Technology

 

EDUCATION BACKGROUND

 

PERIOD OF STUDY SCHOOL QUALIFICATION
2013- 2017 Makerere University BSc. IN BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
2011-2012 Gombe ss U.A.C.E
2007-2010 ST. Lawrence ss sonde, Namugongo U.C.E
 

 

 

WORKING EXPERIENCE

DATE EMPLOYER POSITION

 

SKILLS ATTAINED
2018 up to date MBARARA UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY University

Teaching Assistant

(Biomedical Engineering Department)

Management skills

Student mentorship skills

Lecturing/Teaching skills

Effective communication skills

Research and proposal writing skills

2017  

Makerere University

 

N’gaali group (Biomedical engineering)

volunteer ·         Team Monitoring and Evaluation

·         Tutoring

·         Scientific proposal writing

·         Hospital Engineering consultative work

·         Training biomedical technicians

2017 Nairobi Enterprise Limited (NEL) Company Biomedical Engineer ·         Marketing and sales of medical equipment

·         Installation of medical equipment

·         Servicing and repair of medical equipment

·         Procurement and deliver of medical equipment

2017 Engineering World Health (EWH) summer sch. Program Volunteer ·         Global health engagement

·         Team Project management and Implementation

·         Hospital outreach programs

2017 China-Uganda Friendship Hospital (CUFH) Volunteer (Biomedical technician) ·         Hospital equipment management

·         Repair and maintenance of hospital equipment

·         Planned and preventive maintenance of medical equipment

·         Technical report writing

2016 Lubaga Hospital Biomedical technical training ·         Workshop management

·         Hospital equipment management

·         Medical equipment inspection

·         Medical equipment installation

·         Planning and procurement process

·         Hospital inventory and Data entry

2015 BIOMED SYSTEMs LTD Internship Trainee ·         Repair of medical equipment

·         Servicing and maintenance of medical equipment

·         Inventory management

·         Medical gas system installation

·         Job card execution

2015 Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI) Industrial Trainee ·         Circuit board building

·         Embedded system design

·         Computer programming

·         Project development

2012-2015 Kabuye Mary                         (Retail shop)

 

sales person ·         Customer care skills

·         Entrepreneur skills

·         Communication skills

 

 

CAREER DEVELOPMENT GOALS

Short-term Goals (within six months to one year):

  1. Get admitted for a master’s scholarship program in Biomedical engineering
  2. Develop skills in research especially proposal writing in the biomedical engineering field.
  3. Embark on developing several research topics of interest and have written at least 5 proposals for both fundable scientific research topics as well as publishable research topics.

Mid-Term Goals (next 1-2years):

  1. Studying or having completed a MSc Biomedical Engineering program.
  2. Participating in at least 1 on-going research preferably in the medical field.
  3. Excelling in my current teaching job at MUST with extension of my contract
  4. Training and working closely with a biomedical engineering consultants, companies, facilities or organizations.
  5. Training and working as a research assistant while studying the master’s degree
  6. Professional registration membership with Uganda Institute for Professional Engineers (UIPE)

 

Long-Term Goals (within 5-6 years):

  1. Be Lecturer of biomedical engineering at Mbarara University of Science and Technology
  2. Having started my PhD degree in my professional field
  3. Have contributed to at least 3 published scientific research papers.
  4. Owning or co-owning a biomedical engineering firm or company.
  5. Professional registration membership with Engineering Registration Board (ERB

How might I get there?

How to prepare myself to achieve my Career Development Goals.

  1. Continually searching master’s scholarship opportunities preferably those that partner with MUST as well as research internships
  2. Being very involved in the on-going research proposals especially those at MUST
  3. Excelling in the teaching program at MUST for promotions and better opportunities.
  4. Reach out to strategic people and build my professional network that will guide, influence and direct me towards accomplishing my Career Development Plans.
  5. Be open minded and a have a willingness to learn and explore all windows of opportunity that will lead me to attain my desired goal both local and international health organisations.

How will I know I have been successful?   

  1. Keeping track and evaluating progress of my projected goals every so often an re-evaluating my goals and adjusting them accordingly
  2. Re – strategizing where necessary and being open to possibility of new paths that would lead me to attain my goals
  3. Identifying barriers along the way and getting solutions

 

 

FOR GOD AND MY COUNTRY