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
Confucius Institute Event held at BSSC Room 14
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.

Joshua-ItumoTitle/Qualifications: PhD
Department/Unit/Section:
Literature, Linguistics And Foreign Languages
Contact Address:
P.O. Box, 43844-00100,Nairobi-Kenya
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Position: 
Lecturer

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Key Strengths

 A strong commitment to get things done within fixed deadlines, a flair of the English language, a passion for the teaching career  and relevant computer packages including Ms. Word , Ms. Publisher, Ms. Power Point, MS. Excel, Google Sheets and Google Docs.  A very good working knowledge of the Statistical Package for Social Scientists (SPSS) , PRAAT software for acoustic analysis, ELAN software AUDACITY software, Open Broadcasting Software(OBS),UNITIME(University Time tabling software) , among others.

Career Objective and Interest 

Objective: To be an accomplished and lifelong researcher, scholar and writer.

Interest:   Acoustic analysis, working with spreadsheets and use of other software applications in solving daily tasks.

Publications

  • Itumo, J. M. (2021) ESN 855: normal language development and introduction to language studies. Blended teaching module. Kenyatta University
  • Itumo, J. M., Atambo N. (2020) AEN 819: Phonology. Blended teaching module. Kenyatta University
  • Itumo, J.M. & Kebeya, H (2020) AEN 401: Varieties of English. . Blended teaching module. Kenyatta University
  • Itumo, J. M. & Kiguru, G (2020) Linguistic Research Methods. . Blended teaching module. Kenyatta University
  • Atambo N., Itumo, J.M., & Orago, S. (2020) AEN 300: Phonetic and Phonological Analyses. . Blended teaching module. Kenyatta University
  • Itumo, J. M.,Atambo N. & Orago, S. (2020) AEN 202: Phonology of English. . Blended teaching module. Kenyatta University
  • Itumo, J. M., Nandelenga, H. S  & Maroko, G. M.(2018).  Different Voicing Patterns between British English and Kenyan English Plosives. The University of Nairobi Journal of Language and Linguistics, Vol. 7 (2018), 1-22
  • Itumo, J. M., Maroko, G. M., & Nandelenga, H.S (2017). The Kenyan English Monophthongs: An Element Theory Approach. Journal of Applied Linguistics and Language Research Volume 4, Issue 3, 2017, pp. 131-149. Available online at www.jallr.com ISSN: 2376-760X
  • Itumo, J.M & Buregeya Alfred: An Acoustic Analysis of the Non-Ethnically Marked Kenyan English Vowels. Nairobi University Journal of Linguistics (Paper accepted for publication)

Training and Conferences

  • Facilitator, AAP- Sponsored Linguistics Workshop at Egerton University, Njoro, Kenya. December 9the- 12th 2019
  • Committee Member and Panelist: International Mother Language Day Celebrations and Conference. Kenyatta University-Kitui Campus. February 2Oth to 23rd.
  • Conference Paper Presentation: Dr. Itumo, J. M and Prof. Kioko, A. N: Kikamba Vocative Prosody: An Element Theory Based Approach.: International Mother Language Day Celebrations and Conference. Kenyatta University-Kitui Campus. February 2Oth to 23rd
  • Conference Paper Presentation: Dr. Itumo, J. M : Vocative Prosody in a Tri-Glossic Context : International Mother Language Day Celebrations and Conference. Kenyatta University-Kitui Campus. February 2Oth to 23rd.
  • United States International University (USIU) and Michigan State University (MSU) Workshop on Documenting Endangered and Threatened East African Languages (From 23rd – 7-2018 to 23th -7-2018 at USIU campus)
  • Field Work in Tanzania- Tanga on Documenting Daiso, an Endangered and Threatened East African Language (From 4th – 8-2018 to 9th -8-2018)
  • KU-Scientific Paper Writing Training Workshop. Organised by Research Dissemination and Uptake (October 2017)
  • KU-Elsevier Publishing Connect Workshop: Author Workshop for Young KU Researchers/ Scholars. Organised by Division of Research, Innovation and Outreach (RIO) (May 2017).
  • Itumo Joshua: Acrolectal Kenyan English monophthongs: an Element theory 11 a.m. English Resource Centre (September 2016)
  • Itumo Joshua & Kebeya Hilda: Towards the Teaching of Kenyan English Accent in Kenyan Schools. The 2nd ASELER International Conference in English Language Education. Theme: Shifting Paradigms in English Language Teaching (ELT) and Language Teacher Education (LTE) in Diverse Environments (Sirikwa Hotel, Eldoret, Kenya 27th-30th Oct. 2015)
  • Kebeya Hilda and Itumo Joshua: Language learning and Culture: Some lessons for Teachers of English in ESL Classrooms. The 2nd ASELER International Conference in English Language Education. Theme: Shifting Paradigms in English Language Teaching (ELT) and Language Teacher Education (LTE) in Diverse Environments. (Sirikwa Hotel, Eldoret, Kenya 27th-30th Oct. 2015)
  • Online teaching on the Kenyatta university E-platforms (Kenyatta University: June 2015).
  • Third training session on Turn-it-in Anti-plagiarism Software, at the Post Modern Library, Kenyatta University (May 2015).
  • Training on setting, moderation and marking of university exams (Kenyatta University: 2015).
  • Introduction to the InZone programmes and virtual platform (Kenyatta University: October 2014).
  • Entry of marks and trouble shooting in the Campus Vue system( Kenyatta University: June 2015, May 2014)
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