Dr. John Mpemba Bulima Lukenangula


Title: Dr.

Name: John Mpemba Bulima Lukenangula

School: School of Spatial Planning and Social Sciences (SSPSS)

Department:  Department of Urban and Regional Planning

Rank: Lecturer

 Current Summarized CV:

John Mpemba Bulima Lukenangula (PhD) is a lecturer in the School of Spatial Planning and Social Sciences at Ardhi University since 2008. He holds a Diploma in Cartography (ARITA), BSc. in Urban and Regional Planning (UDSM), MSc. in Urban Planning and Management (ARU). He did his PhD at TU-Dortmund University, on Walkability in Rapidly Growing Cities in Developing Countries. He has experience in Teaching, Research and Consultancy in preparation of General Planning Schemes, Neighbourhood Plans, Strategic Urban Development Plans, Land Use Plans, Urban Design projects and urban environmental management issues. His research interests are in urban mobility, informality; land use planning, urban planning and Design, environmental planning and management.

Research and Publications:

  1. Lukenangula J.M. (2023). Peoples’ perspectives on the walking environment in rapidly growing cities: The case of Dar es Salaam City. African Journal on Land Policy and Geospatial Sciences ISSN: 2657-2664, Vol. 6 Issue 1 (Pg. 163-187): https://doi.org/10.48346/IMIST.PRSM/ajlp-gs.v6i1.34447.
  2. Lukenangula J.M & Baumgart, S. (2020). Future of Urban Transport beyond the car: Walkability in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. In Appelhans, N., Scholz, W., & Baumgart, S. (Eds) Transport Planning and Mobility in Urban East Africa (Page 161-190).  Retrieved from ISBN: 978-0-367-41074-2 (hbk); 978-1-003-01114-9 (ebk).
  3. Lukenangula, J.M.B. (2017): Walkability in Rapidly Growing Cities in Developing Countries. Dissertation, TU Dortmund. Available online at https://eldorado.tu-dortmund.de/handle/2003/36188.


Email: john.lukenangula@aru.ac.tz,lukenangulaj@yahoo.com,mpembajl@gmail.com

Mobile: 07547614560712838186