Senior Lecturer & Head of DepartmentLocation: Block 240 Office 238
Dr Rakgoasi is an ardent researcher and academic with close to 25 years of university teaching experience and research experience.
His areas of research interest include applied demography; adolescent sexuality; sexual and reproductive health and HIV/AIDS. His PhD thesis examined the role of men and masculinities in sexual and reproductive health in Botswana, with a focus on HIV/AIDS.
He has provided professional service and technical assistance in areas such as data collection; data management & analysis; Monitoring and Evaluation and conducted numerous social impact and policy analysis studies, especially in the area of HIV/AIDS social research for the various government departments and development partners in Botswana.
Some of his research work has been published in renowned international academic and scholarly journals. He has published three (3) book chapters; four (4) Chapters in technical reports; five (5) monographs; Sixteen (16) journal articles; twenty-two (22) conference proceedings and twenty-one (21) technical reports
Courses ever taught at University level:
Introduction to Demography & Epidemiology; Demographic Aspects of HIV/AIDS; Demographic Data Analysis & Report Writing; Demographic Techniques; Research Methods; Computer Applications in Demographic Data Analysis (Quantitative & Qualitative); Demographic Aspects of HIV/AIDS; Sources, Adjustment, Evaluation and Analysis of Demographic Data; Computing for Demographers & Demographics / Applied Demography