CEIT Director

Ms. Mii Nimerota
Director of CEIT Cook Islands

A Cook Islander, Ms. Mii Nimerota is a longtime advocate for information technology advancement, and the Director of the Centre of Excellence in IT with the University of the South Pacific Cook Islands Campus. Ms. Nimerota is responsible for leading, steering, and managing the CEIT on behalf of the Cook Islands Government, and to ensure the delivery of relevant IT training opportunities to Cook Islands residents.

Ms. Nimerota holds a Masters Degree in Information Systems, accredited to the Australian Computer Society, a Post Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching, and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Information Systems and Management & Public Administration from the University of the South Pacific. Mii has 10 years experience teaching information systems, information and communication literacy with USP, and has facilitated many government and community workshops in social media, website development, and basic computing to people of all ages.

CEIT Centre Head

Mr. Jaibheem Gaikwad

CEIT Centre Head

Mr. Jaibheem has completed his Masters of Technology (M.Tech.) in Digital Communications in 2015 from India. Prior to that he has done Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Electronics & Communications from India in 2012. Mr. Jaibheem started his career as a Network Engineer and He worked as Assistant Professor in several Universities in India and Published IEEE Papers in International Journals Also Presented IEEE Papers at National Conferences, Seminars etc. Also He worked on multiple projects with multidisciplinary teams, both nationally and internationally. He has an overall experience of more than 8 years in teaching in leading Institutes in India and possess high skills in Java & Networking Protocols, and is currently working with CDAC.