Water quality, water access, water and sanitation, environmental health, climate change impacts, mitigation and adaptation, natural resource ecology, and biodiversity conservation
Professional Development Courses
Freshwater Resources in Africa at the WSF.
Film that highlights the challenges facing low-income communities in obtaining potable water amidst the rising commodification of this important resource.
Networking, Communication, and Public Speaking. Hartford, Connecticut.
Management Wetland Training Centre in conjunction with Wetland International and UNESCO’s MAB Program, Trebon Wetland Training Institute, Czech Republic.
ARTICLES PUBLISHED AS BOOK CHAPTERS
RESEARCH ARTICLES IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS
Livelihoods Coping Strategies for Adaptation to Climate Change in Marigat Sub- County, Baringo County, Kenya
As an Associate Professor of Environmental Health at the Department of Environmental Science, I teach a number of undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Egerton university including Environmental Health, Water and Sanitation, Environmental Law and Policy, Watershed Management, Environmental Toxicology, Environmental Law, Environmental Impact Assessment, Research Methods I and Research Methods II. Between 2006 and 2008, I worked as an Assistant Professor at Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, USA. I taught a number of undergraduate courses among them Environmental Geology, Physical Geology, and Physical Science. I also conducted post-doctoral research focusing on Environmental Geochemistry and Toxicology. In addition to the aforementioned tasks, I have effectively and efficiently guided M.Sc. and PhD students doing research on water quality and quantity, water accessibility, Water, sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH), Water management, pollution, environmental health, and environmental conservation in Kenya and beyond. Details of those that have graduated under my supervision are on my attached resume. I spearheaded the development of the M.Sc. and PhD programs in Occupational and Environmental Health at the Department of Environmental Science at Egerton University. I am currently the Academic Programme Leader for the postgraduate programme, M.Sc. Occupational and Environmental Health. I have also served as a post-graduate student Academic Advisor for various M.Sc. and PhD Occupational and Environmental Health cohorts since 2012.
Specifically, I teach the following courses at the Department of Environmental Science, Egerton University:
Prof. Isaac O. Kibwage, PhD
Ag. Vice Chancellor
Egerton University, Kenya
Prof. Wilkister N. Moturi, PhD
Dean, Faculty of Environment and Resources Development
Prof. Bockline O. Bebe, PhD
Ag. Deputy Vice Chancellor, Research and Extension
Prof. Kennedy N. Ondimu, PhD
Professor of Human Geography
Department of Geography
Prof. Robyn Hannigan, PhD
Professor of Environmental Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
University of Massachusetts, Boston, USA