Getachew Biru

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Adama Science and Technology University




Dr.-Ing. Getachew Biru Worku has received his MSc and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Dresden University, GermanyDr.-Ing. Getachew Biru has been currently engaged as Associate Professor in Adama Science and Technology University, Ethiopia. He has more than 25 years of experience in the academic profession. He has given lectures as a guest  Professor in electrical power in  Addis  Ababa University, Bahir Dar University, Jimma University, Gondar University, Arbaminch University Diredawa and Rwanda University. He has served as Dean, Department Head and Academic Program Officer in Bahir Dar University and Chairman of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Addis Ababa University. Dr.-Ing. Getachew Biru has also worked in Ethiopian Airlines as Course Developer, Director and Dean. His research areas are renewable energy and power system and authored and co-authored more than 15 papers in International and national journals and two books. He has participated also in various national projects and was also an executive committee member for the establishment of the ASSOCIATION OF AFRICAN AVIATION TRAINING ORGANIZATIONS (AATO). He is a member of the Ethiopian Electrical Engineers Association and served as a member of the executive committee. He is an associate editor for the “Ethiopian Journal of Science and Sustainable Development”.

Area of Interests

  • Power System, Quality and Reliability
  • Renewable Energy