Geoffrey Anjejo Owiti

 

 

Mr. Geoffrey Anjejo Owiti

Assistant lecturer

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Philosophy, History and Religion Department

P.O Box 536 Egerton

Telepone : +254718868534 (0718868534)

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EDUCATION BACKGROUND

  • 1993-1996- Egerton University (MA Philosophy)
  • 1988-1991 -Egerton University (B.A)
  • 1986-1987 -Kisii High School (K.A.C.E.)
  • 1982-1985 -Onjiko Secondary School (K.C.S.E.)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 1991-1994:-Teaching Assistant (Egerton University)
  • 1994-1997- Temporary Assistant Lecturer (Egerton University)

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:

Introduction to Philosophy; Introduction to Logic; Symbolic Logic; Problems of Philosophy; Epistemology; History of Philosophy; Philosophy Law; Moral Philosophy; Applied Ethics; Social and Political Philosophy; Philosophy and Society; Government and Society; Law and Society

PATENTS AND PUBLICATIONS:

· African literature in the light of African Philosophy, Paper presented at literature Seminar, Egerton University, 2004

· The relevance of Bertrand Russell’s Educational Philosophy to the Kenyan situation; Reference to the Public Universities (M.A. thesis 1996)

· Ethics: Meaning and Relationships o other disciplines, paper presentation at the first religion consultative conference on Bio- Ethics, Nyahururu 1997

· Review of academic Freedom in Africa by M. Diouf, Egerton Journal, Vol ii. Njoro 1996.

CURRENT STATUS

· Teaching Philosophy Fulltime at Egerton University

· Registered for Ph.D at Egerton University

· PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

· Member-Philosophical Association of Kenya

· Member -Kenya American Studies Association

· Member-Universities Academic Staff Union

· Member- Egerton University Bio- Ethics Chapter.

ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

· 2012-Information literacy Workshop ( E- Learning), Egerton University

· 2012- Research and Methodology Training for Ph.D Candidates by OSSREA, Egerton University

· 2012-Capacity Enhancement in Research and Publication workshop, Egerton university

· 2011-Training on minutes writing Egerton University Njoro

· 2008- Pedagogy workshop at Egerton University Njoro

· 2002- Seventh regional conference on American Studies, Njoro Kenya

· 2001- Teaching Methodology Workshop, Egerton University

· 1999- The first regional Conference on Bio Ethics, Nyahururu , Kenya

· 1997 -The Sixth regional Conference on American Studies, Njoro Kenya

· 1994- Proposal Writing Workshop, Egerton University

· 1991- World conference of Philosophy