Chancellor of the Episcopal University of South Sudan
Archbishop Justin Badi Arama
Archbishop Justin Badi Arama has been the Bishop of Maridi and has played an important role in establishing the Chaima Christian Institute, as well as serving on the board of Bishop Gwynne College in Juba. He was installed as the Primate of South Sudan and Bishop of Juba on 22 April 2018.
Archbishop Justin has taken the lead in establishing and maintaining the vision for creating a Christian foundation university for the province.
The Governing Council of the Episcopal University (TEU) of South Sudan
Since its formation in 2013, a Project Management Board has been overseeing the establishment of The Episcopal University. In August 2018, the Board was disbanded in order to form a new Governing Council for the university. It is chaired by Archbishop Justin and met formally for the first time in January 2023, following the inauguration of TEU as a Private University in November 2022.
The Council is chaired by the Most Rev’d Justin Badi Arama, Chancellor of The Episcopal University.
The other members of the Governing Council are:
The Most Rev’d Dr. Justin Badi Arama: Archbishop and Primate, Chancellor of TEU
The Most Rev Moses Deng: Internal Archbishop of Northern Bahr el Ghazal
The Rev’d Peter Garang: The Provincial Secretary
Hon. Viana Kakuli: Government Minister
Dr. John Yoh Gai: Former Minister of Higher Education
Dr. Alfred Kiliopa Yanga: National Ministry of Higher Education
Dr. William Ngalamu Senior: Civil Servant
Dr. Natania Baya: Lecturer, University of Juba
Dr. Tabitha Eliyaba Kenyi: Lecturer, University of Juba
Dr. Eeva-Maria John: ECSSSUP
Representative of Relay Trust: Relay Trust
Mr. Simon Akuei Deng: Businessman
Ex-officio members are:
The Provincial Chancellor of ECSS
The Provincial Treasurer of ECSS
The Vice-Chancellor of TEU
The Deputy Vice Chancellor for Administration & Finance, TEU
The Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, TEU