Mr. Shilongo is an electrical engineering professional with over 14 years combined experience in industry and academia. His professional experience specifically encompasses teaching, technical, leadership, strategy and corporate governance, up to the level of Board of Director for various private and State-owned Enterprises. He has over the years attended and completed various professional training in energy, electrical engineering and corporate governance.
Brief Career Summary
2019+ Council Member, NUST, Namibia
2017+ Board Member, CPBN, Namibia
2010+ Junior Lecturer, DECE, NUST, Namibia
2009-2010 Graduate Electrical Engineer, Rio Tinto/Rossing, Namibia,
Engineering Council of Namibia (ECN), IE2010-21 (TR)
Institute of Directors in Southern Africa (IoDSA)
Research Focus Areas
Renewable Energy Systems, specifically Solar PV and Wind
Sustainable energy systems
Subjects Currently Teaching
Electrical Engineering 1 & 2
Fundamentals of Electrical Technology
Design Project 3
Electrical Machines 3 & 4
Power Engineering Principles & lighting 224
Electrical Protection 3
Conference presentations & invited talks
Gope G, Kadhikwa O, E.P Shilongo“A Review and Investigation on the Application of the Magnetotelluric Technique for Ground Resistivity Mapping”, Proceedings of the GIC Research Workshop, Department of Electrical Engineering, 1st-2nd April 2014, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.
Gope G, Shilongo E.P, Reju S.A, (July 2014), “Geomagnetic Disturbance Monitoring and Modelling in Namibia”, Poster Presentation, School of Engineering Research Day,18th July 2014,Polytechnic of Namibia.
Francis S, Shilongo E.P, Puleni P. (July 2014),” Promoting Sustainable Development in Namibia using Solar Energy”, Poster Presentation, School of Engineering Research Day, 18th July 2014, Polytechnic of Namibia.
E.P. Shilongo, R. Jerry, G.Gope, “An Investigation into Transformer Failures in Namibia”, African Workshop on Space Science Research,4th -8th May 2015,South African National Space Agency (SANSA), Hermanus , South Africa.
Gope G, Reju S.A, Shilongo E.P, “Geomagnetic Disturbance Monitoring and Modelling in Namibia”, Proceedings of the National Research Symposium, 23-25 September 2015, Windhoek, Namibia.