Members of the CODESRIA team, comprising of the participants and trainers during the opening ceremony of the CODESRIA College of Academic Mentors Institute training graced by the Registrar RIO, Professor Vincent Onywera, accompanied by key note speaker Dr. Godwin Murunga
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
Participants at the CODESRIA workshop hosted by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences during presentation session at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).
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.

Dr. Ruth Muthei James

Title/Qualifications: PhD.
Department/Unit/Section: Philosophy & Religious Studies
Contact Address: P.O BOX 43844 00100 NAIROBI
Position: Lecturer 
Area of Specialization: Gender Studies in Religion and Culture in Africa;Contemporary Theologies


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Research 

  • Ruth Muthei James (Co-researcher with Prof. Elizabeth Kuria),2013:Baseline Study on Knowledge, Attitude and Practices survey of Vitamin A and Iron & Folic Acid Supplementation in Kenya.Government of Kenya
  • Ruth Muthei James, 2006-2007, Social, Economic and Cultural Determinants of Women’s Reproductive Health in Kitui and Mwingi Districts, Kenya, Organisation for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA) 
  • Ruth Muthei James & Constance Shisanya, 2001, The Impact of Culture and Religion on Women’s Reproductive Health in Selected Ethnic Communities in Kenya, Catholic For Free Choice (CFFC)
  • Ruth Muthei James, 1996, Women Leadership Roles in Church-Based Organizations in Kenya, Organisation for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA)

Conference Presentations

  • Dr. Ruth Muthei James, Poverty and its Impact on Gender Relations: The case of  Gender Based Violence Against Men in Central Province, Kenya, Kempton Park, South Africa, 7th -11 August 2013
  • Dr. Ruth Muthei James, Quality of the Educator with respect to Religious studies, Christ The Teacher Institute for Education, Tangaza University College, Nairobi, Kenya, 4th  - 5th March 2011
  • Dr. Ruth Muthei James, Overview of Paper Presentations Christ The Teacher institute for Education, Tangaza University College, Nairobi, Kenya, 5th - 6th March 2010
  • Dr. Ruth Muthei James, Socio-economic and Cultural Factors Influencing Women’s Reproductive Health in Kenya, Kakamega, Kenya, 22nd-24th March 2006
  • Dr. Ruth Muthei James, Resolving Conflicts in the Quest for Peace in African Instituted Churches: The Case of Women Founded Churches, Tokyo, Japan, 23rd – 30th March 2005
  • Dr. Ruth Muthei James, The Promotion of the ABC of Sex in the Prevention of HIV/AIDS in Africa: Implications for Women, Accra, Ghana, 4th –9th October 2003

Publications

  • Ruth Muthei James,2003:Holistic Partnership: Women in Theology as a Sign of Hope Africa Challenge: All Africa Journal of Theology, Vol.1 No.2
  • Ruth Muthei James, 2008:Factors that Render the Girl-Child Vulnerable to HIV/AIDS in Kenya Book Article
  • Women, Religion and HIV/AIDS in Africa: Responding to Ethical And Theological Challenges ,978-1-875053-69-8
  • Ruth Muthei James,2007:Socio-economic and Cultural Factors Influencing Women’s Reproductive Health In Kenya Book Article Contemporary Development Issues in Kenya,9966-838-51-1
  • Ruth Muthei James,2003:The Promotion of the ‘ABC’ of Sex in the Prevention of HIV/AIDS in Africa: Implications for Women Book Article People of Faith and the Challenge of HIV/AIDS,978-8059-12-0
  • Ruth Muthei James,2003:Women’s Participation in Church-Based Organizations.Book Article,Quests for Integrity In Africa.9966-888-28-4
  • Ruth Muthei James,2002:An Analysis of Apparent Conflict for Women in Some New Testament Themes.Book Article Conflicts in Africa: A Women Response.9966-9888-4-X
  • Ruth Muthei James,2002:Impact of Cost-Sharing in Health and Education on Women’s Welfare.Book Article,Quests for Abundant Life in Africa.9966-888-39-X
  • Ruth Muthei James,2001:Emerging Gender Issues in Interfaith Relationships in Kenya: The Case of Christians and Muslims:Book Article,Christianity and Peoples of Other Faith Communities.9966-886-27-3

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Dr. Newton Kahumbi Maina
Chairperson
Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies