Professor Francis .W. Hombhanje
Designation : Professor of Health Research and Vice President DWU- Rabaul Campus
Department : FMHS & FEdu
Faculty : Faculty of Medicine and Helath Science
Joined Faculty of Medicine UPNG in 1984 as a Teaching Fellow in Pharmacology. Completed Masters of Science degree in Clinical Pharmacology, University of Aberdeen, UK in 1986. Completed 2-years research program in Molecular biology and molecular/biochemical pharmacology at the Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Japan, 1988-1989. Completed 2-years of research program in halofantrine antimalarial drug at the University of Liverpool and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK, 2001-2003. Completed my doctoral degree by research in 2002 and awarded Doctor of Medicine (MD) by UPNG in 2003. Presently, Vice President of Divine Word University Rabaul Campus.