Kiplangat Korir William Paul

William Paul Kiplangat Korir

Senior Lecturer,

And Computer Science Undergraduate programmes Coordinator,

Egerton University Department of Computer Science

COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENT, EGERTON UNIVERSITY

P.O Box 536, EGERTON- 20115 KENYA

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EDUCATION

1990

Msc, computer science

University of Regina, Canada, http://www.uregina.ca/gradstudies/convocated-graduate-students.html

1984

Bsc (Hons)

University of Nairobi, Kenya

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

2011

Consultancy Proposal writing workshop , Egerton University

2000

Project Proposal Development and Communication Skills Enhancement Training for Egerton University Academic Staff, November 2009.

1998

Unix Administration Training by Fintech Kenya for certificate.

1998

Oracle Database Administration ,offered by Pentafour India for Oracle DBA and Developer 2000 certificate.

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

Database Technology and software Engineering

WORK EXPERIENCE

2009-to present

Faculty of science to Egerton University Board of Undergraduate studies

2006- to present

Coordinator, Undergraduate programmes, Computer Science Department, Egerton University

2005-to date

Senior lecturer, computer science Department, Egerton University.

1996-2003

Chairman and Lecturer, Computer Science Department, Egerton University.

1990-

Joined Egerton as an Assistant Lecturer

CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS

2013

African Virtual University Curiculum Design Workshop , Nairobi Kenya May 20th -May 25th 2013

2011

Consultancy Proposal writing workshop

2009

Project Proposal Development and Communication Skills Enhancement Training workshop for Egerton University Academic Staff

2007

The Regional Eastern African UNISTAFF Alumni conference held in Lilongwe Malawi on 29th October to 2nd November 2007.

2000

Mathematics and computer science…

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Published 2013

Importance of Software Documentation by Noela Jemutai Kipyegen and William P. K. Korir. IJCSI International Journal of Computer Science Issues, Vol. 10, Issue 5, No 1, September 2013

ISSN (Print): 1694-0814 | ISSN (Online): 1694-0784

Published 2013

Emerging Network Technologies that are Likely to Become Widely Available in the Future in International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT) – volume 4 Issue5–May 2013,page 1177.Availavble on

http://www.ijcttjournal.org/volume-4/issue-5/IJCTT-V4I5P43.pdf

Published 2013

Framework for monitoring firewall functionality using intrusion detection systems by Peter Kiprono Kemei, William P.K.Korir and Joseph Mbugua Chahira published in International Journal of Computer Applications Technology and Research Volume 2 – Issue 3, 382 – 388 , 2013. http://www.ijcat.com/archives/volume2/issue3/ijcatr02031032.pdf

Accepted for publication for 2013 issue

A Practical Guide to C programming, by William P.K. Korir, George Odongo and Richard O. Omollo. Accepted for Publication at the Egerton Media Center.

Accepted for Publications by CUEA for 2013 issue

Impact of ICT on Library, Publications and Research in Higher Learning Institutions by Peter K. Kemei and William P.K. Korir.

2007

William P. K Korir and Richard Otieno Omollo; Proceedings for the second Regional Eastern African UNISTAFF Alumni conference held in Lilongwe Malawi on 29th October to 2nd November 2007 available on:

http://www.academia.edu/213738/UNDERUTILIZATION_OF_ICT_RESOURCES_AS_A_MAJOR_CHALLENGE_TO_RESEARCH_AND_CONTENT_DEVELOPMENT_WITHIN_AFRICAN_UNIVERSITIES

1990

Storage structures for Extended Relational Model, Msc Thesis, University of Regina, Canada.

POSTGRADUATE PROJECTS SUPERVISED:

1) Factors Influencing Ict Implementation In Schools. Nakuru Municipality Case Study, Student, Florence Thuku

2) Information Technology Enablers Influencing Implementation Of Shared Service Centres By Private Sector Companies Of Kenya , Student, Ajengo, Ronald Ouma

3) An Assessment Of The Readiness Of Institutions To Offer Electronic Learning A Case Of Egerton University, Student, Bethwel Kipkesio Sang.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Community Informatics, challenges and opportunities

INNOVATIONS SUPERVISED & IMPLEMENTED

School management system by David Kiplagat, currently used by Kabianga High school, Kericho High school, Longisa High school, Nakuru High school, among other schools.