William Kisaalita, Ph.D.
William Kisaalita, Ph.D.


Riverbend Research Center South
Room 144


“My most cherished experiences with students have been in engineering design project courses involving global service-learning and the companion summer research programs overseas with students that I developed. Watching in real-time and being part of these transformational experiences with the students is priceless.”

Learn more about Dr. Kisaalita’s teaching and research in Focus on Faculty.


Ph.D. in chemical engineering, University of British Columbia
B.S. in mechanical engineering, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Scholarship & Research

Tissue engineering
Cell-surface interactions
Assays for high throughput screening (HTS)
Renewable energy utilization with emphasis on biogas-powered cooling
Global service learning