Confucius Institute Event held at BSSC Room 14
School of Humanities staff and students during the Career Week held between january 28 - February 2, 2019 at the Graduation Square
Registrar RIO graced the launch of Professor. Githiora's book on Sheng' at the Graduate School Building Room 202
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
CODESRIA team members following the discussion during the workshop training hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Participants comparing notes in their groups during the Group Discussion Session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography referring to her notes on Research Integrity and Ethics during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the KUCC
The gracious Professor Joy Obando of the Department of Geography, explaining ethical concepts in research to members of the CODESRIA team during the 10 day workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Lead trainer, Professor Bangura of Howard University responding to participants’ queries during question and answer session at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Abdul Karim Bangura explaining to the participants about the Ideal Dissertation Structure during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Professor Chris Shisanya giving his presentation on Epistemological Paradigms in Social Research during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School at KUCC
Professor Ishmael Munene presenting a certificate of participation to Lydia Amoah from University of Ghana during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Florence Shingirayi Chamisa from University of FortHare during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
Professor Ibrahim Oanda presenting a certificate of participation to Sylvester Kohol Shima from University of Ibadan during the closing ceremony of CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitators Professors Chris Shisanya being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitators Professors Joy Obando being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
Dr. Godwin Murunga, the Incoming Executive Secretary of CODESRIA giving his closing remarks during the workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.
The facilitator being presented with gifts as a token of appreciation for the exemplary job they did during the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at KUCC.

Maina-wakarindi

Title/Qualifications: Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Linguistics
Department/Unit/Section: Literature, Linguistics and Foreign Languages
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844-00100, Nairobi- Kenya, Department of Literature, Linguistics and Foreign Languages
Mobile: +254724802726 / +254739266217
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Position: Lecturer, Kenyatta University
Area of Specialization:Syntax
Research Interests: Gikuyu Syntax

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SEMINARS PRESENTED

  • 30th November 2018: Presented a paper titled Clause complexity in Gĩkũyũ: a functional account during the 45th Kenyatta University Post-graduate seminar at the Graduate School, Kenyatta University
  • 3rd July, 2018: Presented a paper titled Metafunctional analysis of Gĩkũyũ clause complexes of expansion during the 20th International Congress of Linguists conference held from 2nd to 6th July 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa
  • 2nd December 2010: Presented a paper titled A Functional Grammar approach to Gĩkũyũ emphatic structures at School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kenyatta University

OTHER EXPERIENCES

  • MARCH 2013:IEBC general elections Presiding Officer- Kipipiri Constituency
  • AUGUST 2009: KNBS population census supervisor- Geta location
  • AUGUST 2010: IIEC referendum Presiding Officer- Kipipiri Constituency

CONSULTANCY SERVICES

  • Between 2017 and 2018: Facilitated as English Instructor for The Pentecostal Foreign Mission of Norway Aid in Somaliland during Sahil Region secondary school teachers seminar
  • Between 2013 and 2015: Taught as English skills Instructor in Dadaab Refugees Camp for Borderless Higher Education for Refugees (BHER) project through Windle Trust Kenya (WTK) in the Increased Skills for Tertiary Education Program (InSTEP)

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Dr. Purity. M. Nthiga
Chairperson
Department of English & Linguistics


 

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