Jamhuri ya Muungano ya Tanzania

Member of Parliament Profile

Hon. Dr. Pius Stephen Chaya






Manyoni Mashariki







General Information

Education Background

Year Level School Awards
2001 - 2004 Bachelor Degree Sokoine University of Agriculture BSc. Environmental Science and Management
2014 - 2017 Masters Degree Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences-MUHAS Masters of Public Health
2007 - 2007 Masters Degree Carnegie Mellon University- Australia MSc. in Public Policy and Management
2009 - 2013 PhD University of Dodoma Ph. D in Public Policy
1986 - 1992 Primary School Iseke Primary School CPEE
1993 - 1996 Secondary School Mwanzi Secondary School CSEE
1997 - 1999 Secondary School Mkwawa High School ACSEE

Training Background

Year School Awards

Electorial History

DP Constituent Term Party Member Type
Constituent 2020 - To Date CCM


Title Year
Chaya ,P; Mashindano O and Musoma ,B (2015), Extent of over Education and under Education in Tanzanian Formal Labour Market; Journal of Public Policy and Research www.iiste.org,ISSN 2224-5731(Paper)ISSSN 2225-0972(Online)Vol.5,No,12 2015
Chaya, P, and Nhembo,M .(2014) Factors Ifluencing Over education in the Tanzania Labour Market:Policy Measures,The Heinz Journal ,Volume 11, Issue 1,pp6-19 2014
Chaya, p,; Gillo, I and Mberege ,F, (2014), Climate Change and incidence of poverty amoung Pastoralist in Tanzania : Experience of Hanang District, IJMR 2014
Chaya Pius &Noronha, Rita. (2017). Addressing Two Problems at Par:Human Resources for Health Crisis and Inability to Pay School Fees for Nursing .03.10.4172/2471-9846.1000147. 2017
Chaya ,P and Mashindano, O and Ame ,A .(2014),tent oof education and Under education in the Tanzanian Formal Labour Market . International Journal of economics and Business research; (Acceptable for publication) 2014
Chaya,P. ,P. and Chaula, L. (2013)'Paradox of rural health insurance schemes in Tanzania :policy implication ,International Journal of Behavioural and Healthcare Research,Vol. 4,Issue No.2,pp.188-203. 2013
Urassa D,Chaya, P and Pilot,J.(2018), Addressing Knowledge Gaps among Nurses in Health Care in Tanzania :Use of Mlearning Platforms in Tanzania:Global Jounal of Human and Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary-H,V.18, Issue 1, Ver 1, Online ISSN:2249-460x &Pr 2018
Urassa D,and Chaya, P(2018), Integration of Community Health Workers into formal Health System of Tanzania - Measuring satisfaction of their Training using Kirk Patrick Model, Global Journal of Human and Social Sciences,Interdisciplinary-H,V.18,Issue 1,, 2018
Ame, a; Chaya , P and John, P.(2013), Shocks of Multi- Party Democracy in Tanzania since 1995; Policy Implications - A Lesson of Dodoma Urban Constituency, International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences (IJPSS) Volume 3,Issue 4;pp404-413 2013
Ame,A;Chaya ,P and ,P .(2013), Under financing in Local Government Authorities of Tanzania : Causes and Effects: The case of Bahi District. Global Journal of Human Social science ,-Economics, Vol13, issue 1,pp9-14 2013
Ame,A, Chaya,P and Mashindsno ,o.(2013),covariance and Correlation Between Education Mismatch in Tanzanian Formal Sector :Policy Implication ,Global Journal on Human Social Science -Economics, Vol 13 Issue 2,pp.1-8 2013
Ame, A;Chaya, p and Mbilinyi ,j (2013),Review of women economics related Policies in Tanzania :Equity -Equality Aproach ,International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences (IJPSS) Indian, Volume 3, Issue 4; pp.436 -445 2013
Chaya, P ,Mashindano, o and Chisomi, D (2013)Over Education and under education in the Tanzania formal sector determinants and policy implications, Int.J Education Economics and Development, Vol 4,No. 4,pp.371-391. 2013
Ame,A; Chaya ,P and Gillo,I.(2013) Community Based Organizations and the Life of Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVCs) in Tanzania ,Dodoma Urban ,International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences (IJPSS) India,Volume 3,Issue 4,pp.388-403 2013

Other institutions

# Duration Position Name
1 1993 - Todate Member Chama cha Mapinduzi
2 2009 - 2015 Youth -Member Chama cha Mapinduzi
3 2009 - Todate Member Chama cha Mapinduzi
4 2020 - Todate Member of Parliment Parliament of Tanzania


# Duration Position Name
1 2012 - 2023 Member Land, Natural Resources and Tourism Committee

Contribution / Questions and Answers

  • Made a total of 7 contributions.
  • Asked 4 Primary Questions.
  • Asked 7 Supplementary Questions

Work Expirience

Year Position Organization
2008 - 2011 Assistant Lecturer University of Dodoma
2011 - 2020 Assistant Lecturer Chuo Cha Mipango Tanzania
2014 - 2017 Program Manager -Health System Amref Health Africa Tanzania
2015 - 2017 Acting Country Director Amref Health Africa Tanzania
2017 - 2020 Social Policy Specialist UNICEF Tanzania
1999 - 2001 Child Sponsorship Officer World Vision Tanzania
2004 - 2006 Project Officer/Facilitator World Vision Tanzania