Abner Shifula

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Staff Details

Office Location: 
New Civil and Mining Building, E3/4.216

Abner earned his Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering at the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) in 2019. He is currently pursuing his Masters in Science majoring in Geotechnical Engineering with the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) in Durban, South Africa. Before joining the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in 2022 as a junior lecturer for Geotechnical Engineering, he worked as a lecturer at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Namibia and also at Roads Authority, Namibia.


  • M.Sc. Geotechnical Engineering (UKZN) candidate
  • B.Eng. Civil Eng. (NUST)

Professional Affiliations 

  • ECN PE2103013 (TR)

Research Focus Areas

  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Solid Waste Management

Courses Currently Teaching


  • Solid Waste Management 414
  • Geotechnical Engineering 1
  • Geotechnical Engineering 2
  • Geotechnical Engineering 342
  • Workshop Practice 120

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