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.
Title/Qualifications: Ph.D
Department/Unit/Section: Geography
Contact Address: P. O. Box 43844 GPO 00100, NAIROBI
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Position: Lecturer and Editor-in-Chief, Chemchemi International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences
Area of Specialization: Transport Policy and Planning

 



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Specialization, Teaching & Research Interests:

  • Transport Planning & Policy, Logistics and Development
  • GIS
  • Research Methods
  • Applied Statistics
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Data Analysis Techniques.
    Research and Publications
  • ‘Constraints to Profitable Participation in Agro-food Value Chain: A Case of Small-scale Banana Farmers in Meru County, Kenya” International Journal of Scientific Research Publications, Volume 8, Issue 7, 2018. ISSN 2250-3153. DOI: 10.29322/IJSRP.8.7.2018.p7912 (http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.8.7.2018.P7912) – Co-authored with Susan Mbuthia and Stephen Wambugu)

  • ‘The spatio-temporal distribution of periodic banana markets in meru county, Kenya’ (2018). International Journal of Development Research (IJDR) Volume:8, Article ID: 12222; ISSN 2230 – 9926, www.journalijdr.com/spatio-temporal-distribution - Co-authored with Susan W. Mbuthia and Stephen K. Wambugu

  • ‘Slogans and Mottos on Matatus: A Reflection of Kenyan Urban Youth and Culture’ in International Journal of Research in Social Sciences (IJRSS)ISSN 2307-227X. April 2016. Vol. 6, No. 6. Available online at www.ijsk.org/ijrss.
  • ‘Outdoor Recreation in Urban Forests’. (2011), Published by Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbruecken, Germany.
  • ‘An Analysis of Road Traffic Accidents Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS): The Case of Nairobi City, Kenya’ Dr. Kovac publishers, Hamburg-Germany, 2007. The book is available on the publisher’s website: http://www.verlagdrkovac.de/3-8300-3247-1.htm as well as on Amazon.
  • ‘Current practices in recording road traffic accidents in Kenya: Implications of data quality on analysis of road accidents using GIS’, Published by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Washington, DC. 2007. Available at https://trid.trb.org/view.aspx?id=877920  
  • ‘Exploring Policy Options and Strategies in Enhancing the Safety of Non-Motorized Transport Modes in African Cities: The Case of Nairobi City’ Published by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Washington, DC. 2007. Available at https://trid.trb.org/view.aspx?id=889639  
  • "Effects of the 1997/98 El-Nino Rainfall on Input Costs and Productivity of Nairobi-Based Road Freight Operators" A thesis submitted to Kenyatta University for the award of Master of Geography (Transport Studies) (2002).
  • Authored Revision Geography (II) for Kenyan Secondary Schools. Worldlink Press Publishers: Nairobi. (2002)
  • Environmental and Socio-Economic constraints to Sustainable Development in Upper Ewaso Ngiro Basin, Kenya. An academic project submitted to Kenyatta University (1997)
  • Impact of WaterHyacinth (E. Crassipes) on the Fishing Industry in Lake Victoria - Winam Gulf, Kenya. An academic project submitted to Kenyatta University (1996)

Papers presented in Conferences/Workshops

  • ‘Slogans and Mottos on Matatus: A Reflection of Kenyan Urban Youth and Culture’. By Calvine Kayi. A paper prepared for presentation at the 2nd Conference on African Urban Youth Languages (AUYL): Translingual Practices, Gestures, Media, Style. Kenyatta University, Nairobi. 11 – 13 December 2015.
  • ‘Gendered perspectives in public transport sector in Kenya: the case of motorcycle use.’ By Gladys Nyachieo, Calvine Kayi & Anne Kamau. Paper presented at the IDS@50 conference, University of Nairobi, 17 – 20 November 2015.  
  • ‘The nature of development thinking past and present: An investigation into the poverty environmental degradation nexus in Kitui County.’ By Mary Mutiso, Calvine Kayi and Cush Lugonzo. Paper presented at the IDS@50 conference, University of Nairobi, 17 – 20 November 2015.  
  • "Road Traffic Accidents as a Global Pandemic: Are there strategies for safe traffic?" A Paper presented at the Deutschen Geographentag in Bayreuth on September 30, 2007
  • “Walking at your Own Risk: The Pedestrian Dilemma in the City of Nairobi, Kenya” A paper presented at the University of Trier on 06.07.2006
  • “Mobility Structures and Transportation in Africa” A Paper presented at Trier University on 21.06.2006
  • “Transportation in Africa” A lecture delivered at the University of Trier on 16.02.2006
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