Dr.Simiyu Wanjala

Dr.Simiyu Wanjala

Lecturer, Department of Literature, Languages and Linguistics,

Egerton University

P. O. Box 536, 20115 Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 726335079

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EDUCATION

 

2015

Ph.D. Literature

Kenyatta University, Kenya

2008

Master of Arts, Kiswahili (Literature & Linguistics)

Kenyatta University, Kenya

2003

Bachelor of Education Arts (Kiswahili & Geography)

Kenyatta University, Kenya

 

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

 

Literature, Comparative African Oral Literature, Translation and Interpretation, Qualitative Research

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

July 2013 – Present

Lecturer, Department of Literature, Languages and Linguistics, Egerton University

 

July 2013 – Present

Coordinator, Kiswahili Sub-Department, Egerton University

 

September 2011 to July 2013

Lecturer, St. Augustine University of Tanzania

November 2012 – July 2013

Ag. HoD, Kiswahili Department, St. Augustine University of Tanzania

September 2009- August 2011

Assistant lecturer, St. Augustine University of Tanzania

May 2003 – August 2009

Kiswahili Teacher in Several High Schools in Kenya

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

1

Wanjala, F. S. na J. K. Kavoi (2013) Stadi za Mawasiliano na Mbinu Za Kufundishia Kiswahili. Mwanza: Serengeti Educational Publishers (T) Ltd.

2

Wanjala F. S., et al (2013) Concise Trilingual English-French-Kiswahili Dictionary. Mwanza: Serengeti Educational Publishers (T) Ltd.

3

Wanjala F. S. (2011) Misingi ya Ukalimani na Tafsiri. Mwanza: Serengeti Educational Publishers (T) Ltd.

4

Wanjala F. S. (2011) Kitovu cha Fasihi Simulizi. Mwanza: Serengeti Educational Publishers (T) Ltd.

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Literature, Comparative African Oral Literature, Translation and Interpretation, Qualitative Research