Wollo University is one of the federal universities built among a group of 2nd generation Universities in Ethiopia. Being located in the South Wollo Zone of the Amhara State, the University is designed to be a center of learning and research in a wide range of fields to meet the growing demand of trained manpower of the country. The University is at the center of an area characterized by archaeological, anthropological and historical achievements and diverse ethnic and religious groups known for their harmonious coexistence.
Dr. Abate Getahun Ayele, then instructor and academic program offer became the fifth Wollo University President as of 2015. Dr. Abate Getahun is an Associate Professor in Applied Ling. and Communication since July 2019 or PHD in Appl.L & COMMUNICATION from AAU in 2015, M.A, TFL (2004-2005),AAU, MBA in Transformational Leadership (2017-2018) Ashland University,USA, B.Ed. in English (1998-2002) from Bahir Dar University and Diploma in English (1988-1989) from Bahir Dar Teachers’ College. He has the following detailed credentials:
Abate Getahun (Ph.D.)