Mrs BEATRICE M, Onsarigo,

Mrs BEATRICE M, Onsarigo,

Lecturer, Department of Peace,Security and Social studies

Faculty of Arts and Social sciences,

Department of PSSS,

Egerton University

P. O. Box 536, 20115 Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 -722 392978

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EDUCATION

1990

Post graduate diploma in administration and extension

Witzenhausen, Germany

1983-89

MA, Sociology

University of Goettingen, Germany

1979

A-Level

Kereri Girls

1977

O-Level

Asumbi Girls

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

Rural & Community development, sociology of the family, Deviance, Conflict & Peace studies, Gender & Research methods, political sociology, urban sociology

WORK EXPERIENCE

2012 to present

Co-ordinator, criminology and Security studies, Dept of PSSS

2001-2004

Chair, Dept of PSSS

1991-2001

Examination officer, Dept of PSSS

KEY RESEARCH PROJECTS

2012

OSSREA Manual development project on gender and demography

1989

M.A. Thesis - “Socio-economic factors influencing increased fertility rates among Kenyan women , (Translated from Germany)

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1

Onsarigo, B., Role of women in the democratization and electoral processes among Gusii women. Published by CODESRIA, 2005

Onsarigo, B.,(2001).,Women and peace building and conflict management.Published by AISA.

PATENTS

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Conflict and peace issues, Criminology &Deviance, Women in development, gender, Family issues & Community development and social welfare