Mr. Michael Kimotho Kamau

 

Mr. Michael Kimotho Kamau

Co-ordinator,B.A Communication & Media

Lecturer, Department of Literature, Linguistics & Languages

Egerton University

P. O. Box 536, 20115 Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 721 602 167

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EDUCATION

 

1990

Master of Arts, Applied Linguistics

Lancaster University,U.K.

1984

Bachelor of Education(Arts)

Nairobi University, Kenya

 

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

 

Sociolinguistics, Applied Linguistics, Qualitative Research, English For Academic purposes

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

January 2012 - present

Co-ordinator, B.A Communication & Media Programme,NTCC, Department of Literature, Language & Linguistics Egerton University

November 1992 - Present

Lecturer, Department of Literature, Language & Linguistics

1984-1988

Teacher, Several High Schools

 

KEY RESEARCH PROJECTS

 

1991-1992

‘ Critical Language Awareness: Implications for Communication skills’. Sponsored by British Council.(co-researcher)

1999-2000

Communication Skills: Developing Learning and Teaching materials for Diploma course in Military science. Sponsored by Department of Defense & Egerton University (Co-researcher)

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Communication in the Work Place, Packaging and Disseminating of Scientific and Technological Information, Evaluation of the Communicative needs of Undergraduate students.