In accordance with the University of Zambia Act of 1999, Professor Enala Tembo Mwase has been appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Zambia.

Professor Mwase has taken up office effective 28 January, 2013.  She was until this date an academic member of staff in the Department of Paraclinical Studies in the School of Veterinary Medicine. She takes over from Dr Wilson Mwenya whose contract came to an end on 31 December 2012. The University expresses its gratitude to Dr Mwenya for  putting in  full six (6) years of dedicated service.