Mar 19, 2024

Mark James Malinzi

  • Geological Research Assistant
  • Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
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Personal Summary

I am a dedicated and passionate individual with a keen interest in understanding geological processes and contributing to scientific knowledge. With a Bachelor's degree in Petroleum Geology and hands-on experience in geological mapping and exploration, I am eager to advance my career in conducting research and providing expertise in natural hazard assessment. I possess strong leadership, communication, and analytical skills, and thrive in multi-disciplinary team environments. My goal is to contribute to sustainable resource extraction and environmental conservation through my work in geology.


  • Leadership, management, and organization
  • Communication skills - written and spoken
  • Analytical and critical thinking
  • Problem-solving and innovation
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Proficient in computer use

Licenses and certifications

  • Application of Drones in Aerial Mapping and Survey Course - 2024
  • National Services Training - 2020

Awards and achievements

  • Academic prefect - St. Anne Marie Academy‚Äôs Student Government - 2019 to 2020

Work Experience

Geological Research Assistant
Jul 2023 - Oct 2023 Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation

Conducted practical training in Geological Mapping and Exploration in various regions of Tanzania. Participated in Core Logging activities and 2D Seismic Acquisition Projects under the supervision of experienced geologists.


Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Geology
Jan 2020 - Present University of Dar es Salaam