Dr Hapanyengwi is currently the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Education at the University of Zimbabwe. He is also a senior lecturer in Philosophy of Education in the Department of Educational Foundations. Prior to his appointment as the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Education in 2015, Dr Hapanyengwi was the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Education and Chairman of the Department of Educational Foundation. Dr Hapanyengwi is an active researcher who has published widely in refereed journals and participated in a number of regional and international conferences. His interest is in the practical application of philosophy to everyday experiences and challenges to improve the quality of life in Africa.