Professor Venansius Baryamureeba is a Professor of Computer Science and Chancellor of Ibanda University. He served as the 1st (Founding) Vice Chancellor of Uganda Technology And Management University (UTAMU) from September 2012 to September 2015 and as the 14th Vice Chancellor of Makerere University from November 2009 to August 2012.
He served as Dean of the Faculty of Computing and IT and Director of the Institute of Computer Science at Makerere University from 2001 to 2010. He also served as Chairperson of the Inter University Council of East Africa, Chairperson of COMESA Innovation Council, Chairperson of Uganda Vice Chancellors' Forum, Chairperson of the Research and Education Network of Uganda, and has been Chairperson and/or member of several boards/ councils. He has won several national and international awards and recognitions.
He currently serves as the Chairperson of Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board, Chairperson of Makerere University Business School Council, Chairperson of St. Augustine International University Council and Chairperson Busitema University Appointments Board among others.