Dr Hesbon EllyOdhiambo Abungu PhD

Dr HesbonEllyOdhiamboAbungu PhD

Department of curriculum, instruction and education management

P. O. Box 536,

Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 725 446 351+254 725 446 351

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Nationality : Kenyan

Marital Status: Married

Sex: Male

ACADEMIC EDUCATION

Year

Degree

Institution

2014

PhD in Science Education

Egerton University

1991

M. Ed in Science Education

Leeds University (UK)

1985

Bachelor of Education (Science)

Exeter University (UK)

1976

Diploma in Education (Science)

Kenyatta University College

1973

EAACE - (‘A’) levels

Sawagongo High School

1971

EACE – (‘O’) levels

Mirogi Secondary School

1967

KCPE

Ong’eche Primary School

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Dates/Year

Title of Certificate

Institution Awarding

June 2012

Open and Distance Learning (ODL) Material Writers Workshop

Egerton University

November 2011

Proposal Budget Write Workshop

Egerton University

August 2011

Stakeholders workshop on extending and embedding Teacher Education in Sub-Saharan Africa (TESSA)

TESSA

April 2011

E-learning Capacity Building Course

EgertonUniversity

February 2011

Research Proposal Training Workshop

EgertonUniversity

February 2011

TESSA Secondary Science Writing Workshop

TESSA

November 2010

Research Methodology Training (RMT) workshop for PhD Candidates

TESSA (Addis Ababa University), Ethiopia

February 2010

Pedagogy workshop for University Staff (Facilitator)

Egerton University

September 2009

ISO Training

Egerton University

September 2009

University Academic Advising Training

Egerton University

May 2009

ICT Awareness Workshop

Egerton University

October 2008

Utilisation of Teacher Education in Sub-Saharan Africa (TESSA) Resources

Egerton University + TESSA

November 2007

Development of Distance Learning Materials

Egerton University

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

Curriculum and Instruction (Science Education)

WORK EXPERIENCE

1992 to Date

Lecturer, Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Education Management,Egerton University

Teaching and Research

Subjects/Courses: Chemistry Education, Curriculum Development, Secondary School

2002

Curriculum, Introduction to Primary School Science and Educational Seminars.

Teaching Practice Coordinator in the Department of Curriculum Instruction and Education Management

Development of Bachelor of Education (Primary Programme), Faculty of Education, Egerton University.

2002 to Date

Bachelor of Education Programme Coordinator (SBP) in the Department of Curriculum Instruction and Education Management

2002 to 2010

Bachelor of Education- Primary Programme (2002 & 2008 Classes) Coordinator

SSP (SBP) Teaching Timetable Coordinator

Bachelor of Education (Arts) Coordinator

Diploma in Education (Science) Coordinator

2002 to Date

Bachelor of Education (Science) Students, Academic Advisor

1997 to 2001

Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) Coordinator- Kisii College Campus

1993-1994

Judging ofexhibitions at the Secondary Schools Science Congress

1991 – 1992

Migori Teachers College – Lecturer in Science

1985 - 1989

Eregi Teachers College – Lecturer in Science

1986 to 1988

KNEC Examiner – Primary Teacher Examination (PTE) Science Paper

1981 to 1983

Chavakali High School – Teaching: Chemistry and Biology

1979 to 1980

Nyangori High School - Teaching: Chemistry and Biology

1976 to 1978

Bukhalalire Secondary School Teaching: Chemistry and Biology

1977 – 1985

KNEC Examiner – Biology (KCSE level)

CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

Date

June 2012

Open and Distance Learning (ODL) Material Writers Workshop at Egerton university

November 2011

Proposed Budget Write Workshop at Egerton University

August 2011

Stakeholders workshop on extending and embedding Teacher Education in Sub-Saharan Africa (TESSA) at ARC hotel, Egerton University

September 2011

Conference on Christianity at Sheffield university, UK

March 2011

Training on E-learning at Egerton University

November 2010

Research Methodology Training (RMT) workshop for PhD candidates, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

March 2010

pedagogy workshop at ARC hotel Egerton university

February 2010

proposal writing training at Egerton university

September 2009

ISO Training at Egerton University

COMMUNITY PARTICEPATION

2000to date

Patron – Korowe Primary School

2011to date

Member –Board of Management of Lela Secondary School

MEMBERSHIP TO PROFESSIONAL / SCIENTIFIC ASSOCIATIONS

2009 to Date

Member OSSREA

KEY RESEARCH PROJECTS

1993 - 1995

Research Topic: Process and Product of Science and Technology learning in primary Schools in Kenya, funded by the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Ottawa/Nairobi.

PUBLICATIONS

Abungu, H. E.O., Okere, M.I.O., &Wachanga, S. W. (2014). The effect of science process skills teaching approach on secondary school students’ achievement in chemistry in Nyando District, Kenya. Journal of Educational and Social Research, 4 (5).

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Abungu, H. E.O., Okere, M.I.O., &Wachanga, S. W. (2014). Effect of science process skills teaching strategy on boys’ and girls’ achievement in chemistry in Nyando District, Kenya. Journal of Education and Practice, 5 (15), 42-48.

Abungu, H. E.O.,Wachanga, S. W. &Okere, M.I.O.(2014).

Effects of science process skills teaching approach on secondary school students’ self-concept in chemistry in Nyando District, Kenya.International Journal of Social Science & Interdisciplinary Research, 3 (6), 23-35.

Abungu, H. E.O.,Wachanga, S. W. &Okere, M.I.O.(2014). The effect of science process skills teaching strategy on boys’ and girls’ self-concept in chemistry in Nyando District, Kenya.Journal of Education and Human Resources,

REFEREES

1. Prof. J. SarimaChacha

Narok University College,

P.O BOX Narok

KENYA.

2. Prof. S. Wachanga

Dept. of Curr.& Inst.

Egerton University

P.O BOX 536

NJORO- KENYA

3. Prof. Mark Okere

Dept. of Curr, Instru and Edu.Mgt.

Egerton University

P.O BOX 536

NJORO- KENYA

  1. Prof. Antony Sang

Dept. of Curr, Instru and Edu.Mgt.

Egerton University

P.O BOX 536

NJORO- KENYA