Dr. Richard Bitange Nyaoga is a Senior Lecturer in the department of Accounting, Finance and Management Science in the Faculty of Commerce. Dr. Nyaoga holds a Ph.D. Management Science from Dalian University of Technology, a Master of Business Administration (Operations Management) and a Bachelor of Education (Arts) degree, from University of Nairobi. Before joining Egerton University, Dr. Nyaoga was a lecturer in the department of Business and Economics, School of Business and Economics, Maasai Mara University and School of Business in Kabarak University. Dr. Nyaoga is a management scholar and researcher in operations, procurement and supply chain management in practice with both classroom and industry experience.
Additionally, Dr. Nyaoga has a strong passion for research and imparting knowledge through corporate training and lecturing. Nyaoga Possesses splendid presentation skills that are essential for delivering information to audiences in a manner that it is well received and informative. Dr. Nyaoga has also supervised a number of postgraduate students and is a mentor to many undergraduate students.
2012 – 2016: Dalian University of Technology
2005 – 2007: University of Nairobi
2000 – 2005: University of Nairobi
1995– 1998: Nyambaria National School
Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (K.C.S.E)
October 2023-To Date: External Examiner- Department of Management Science, Kisii University
April 2018 – to date: Senior Lecturer, Department of Accounting, Finance & Management Science, Egerton University
May 2011 – April 2018: Lecturer, Department of Accounting, Finance & Management Science, Egerton University
Sept 2009 – May 2011: Assistant Lecturer, School of Business & Economics, Narok University College
Jan 2009- 2010: Adjunct Lecturer, Kisii University College
Aug 2008 –Dec 2009: Assistant Lecturer, School of Business, Kabarak University.
Jan 2008- Sept 2009: Adjunct Lecturer, St. Paul’s University Limuru.
ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS
October 2023: Appointed to the Egerton University Productivity Mainstreaming Committee, Egerton University
October 2023: Appointed to a Committee on Development of Field Attachment and Teaching Practice Programmes to Faculties, Egerton University
October 2023: Appointed Chairman Tender Evaluation Committee Nakuru City Campus College, Egerton University
May 2023: Member– Ad-hoc Committee on deciding between Faculty of Commerce and Vet Medicine who should go to Kenyatta Campus.
April 2023: Appointed to Ad-Hoc Committee to undertake Audit of E-Learning Programmes in the University, Egerton University
June 2022: Appointed Chairman Inspection and Acceptance Committee Nakuru City Campus College, Egerton University
June 2022: Appointed Chairman Quotation and Evaluation Committee Nakuru City Campus College, Egerton University
June 2022 to June 2024: Dean Faculty of Commerce, Egerton University.
Jan 2023 to June 2024: Member, Corruption Prevent committee, Egerton University
June 2022 to June 2024: Member, Graduation Committee-Guests & Cards Distribution, Egerton University
June 2022 to March 2023: Member, Library & Bookshop advisory Committee, Egerton University
Acting Principal, Nakuru Town Campus College, Egerton University on several occasions
June 2022 to June 2024: Chairman, Doctoral Committee, Faculty of Commerce, Egerton University.
April 2022: Presiding Officer SUEU Elections, Nakuru Town Campus College of Egerton University- Conducted student elections successfully
Magutu P.O, Nyaoga R.B and Ondimu G.M (2012): Chapter Four: Achieving Successful Information Management Through Effective Information Quality Management (IQM) In Banking Services in ‘‘African Casebook’’: Synergies in African Business and Management Practices: Vol. 1, 2012; ISBN 978-9966-1570-0-3, AJBUMA Publishing, A Journal of the School of Business, university of Nairobi.
ACADEMIC REFEREED MODULES DEVELOPMENT
PAPERS UNDER CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS PARTICIPATED
11th to 13th October, 2023 CBC Retooling Workshop, Egerton University
September 12th 2022: Workshop on Corruption Prevention, Egerton University.
February 2020: Plagiarism checks using Turntin programme, Egerton University (Virtual)
March 2022: Honored as 512th among the top 1000 Kenyan Scientist in 2022 in African Vol.2 Africa AD Scientific Index rankings.
June 2023: Honored as 620th among the top 1000 Kenyan Scientist in 2023 in African and Position 16 in Egerton University Vol.3 Africa AD Scientific Index rankings.
November 2023: Honored as 576th among the top 1000 Kenyan Scientist in 2024 in African and Position 14 in Egerton University Vol.4 Africa AD Scientific Index rankings.
LATEST (2019TO DATE) RESEARCH SUPERVISION TO COMPLETION (MASTERS)
2018 : Paula Jelagat Koross, “Effects of Operational Efficiency on Financial Performance of Cut-Flower Farms in Nakuru County, Kenya” An MBA Research Project, Kabarak University
2017 : Wagara, Obadiah Wangui, “Effect of Total Quality Management Practices on Operational Performance of Food Manufacturing Firms in Nairobi County, Kenya” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2017 : Muraya Brenda Wairimu, “The Effect of Automated Information Systems on the Kenya County Government’s Operations: A Case Study of Kiambu County Government.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2017: Faith Jerono Kiprop, “Establishing the Relationship between Queue Management Practices and Customer satisfaction at Huduma Centre in Nakuru County.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2017: Hussein Mohamed Abdullai, “The Relationship between Selected Self-Service Technology and Operational Performance of Commercial Banks in Nakuru County.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2015 : Modestus Namodi Atandi, “The relationship between teacher characteristics and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Integration in public secondary schools in Nakuru Town sub-county.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2014: Benard Onyango Muma, “Effect of Green Supply Chain Management on Organizational Performance among Tea Processing Firms in Kericho County in Kenya.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2014 : Kerandi Daniel Ongeri “A survey of Performance Improvement through Benchmarking in Financial Institutions in Kenya: the case of commercial banks.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2014 : Eric Kipkorir Tarus “The relationship between executive compensation and financial performance of insurance companies in Kenya.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2014 : Ndungu Nderitu Mark “An Investigation of the Effect of Quality Management Practices on Performance in Public Primary Schools in Kenya: A Case Study of Primary Schools in Nakuru Municipality.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2014 : Nyambega Edinah “An Evaluation of the Effect of ICT on Job Characteristics in Kenyan Banks: Case of Banks in Nakuru Town.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2013: Koimur Cheptumo Isaac “A Comparative Analysis of Efficiency of 14-Seater Public Service Vehicles and Alternative Modes of Public Service Transport in Nairobi City.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
2012 : Mundia Caroline Muthoni “The Effect of Benchmarking Practices on Performance of Public Secondary Schools in Nakuru Municipality.” An MBA Research Project, Egerton University
ONGOING RESEARCH SUPERVISION (MASTERS)
RESEARCH SUPERVISION TO GRADUATION (PhD)
ONGOING RESEARCH SUPERVISION (PhD)
Feb 2020 to Date: Serah Wangui Wanyoike, “Financial Innovation, Credit Management, Liquidity Management and Financial Performance of Deposit Taking SACCOs in Kenya”. (Proposal Development)
October 2020 to Date: Nancy Muthoni Njeri, “The Role of Tracking Tools in the Relationship between Supply Chain Management Technologies and Performance of Logistic Firms in Kenya”. (Submitted for Examination)
MEMBERSHIP TO PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Dr. Peterson Obara Magutu,
Senior Lecturer, Department of Management Science, U.O.N,
P. O. Box 30197-00100,
Dr. Henry Kimwomi Kombo,
Senior Lecturer & Dean Faculty of Commerce,
Mr. Jared N. Aoma,
Church Elder Bahati SDA,
P.O. Box 78, Gesima
Riakworo District Camp Centre