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.
DrSKMurimiChairmanDepartmentofGeography

Title/Qualifications: PhD
Department/Unit/Section: Geography
Contact Address: Kenyatta University, P. O. Box 43844 00100, Nairobi, Kenya
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Senior Lecturer and Chairperson of Geography Department
Area of Specialization: Geomorphology, Geoinformation

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Area of specialization
Hydrogeomorphologist with working knowledge in regional integrated watershed management (IWM), and climate vulnerability capacity analysis (CVCA) through geoinformatics methodologies (remote sensing and gis) for community based adaptations.

PUBLICATIONS
BOOK CHAPTERS PUBLISHED BY REPUTABLE PUBLISHERS

  1.  Authors: - Mwadini, K; J. Obando, and S. Murimi. (2018).
    Chapter Title: - Effects of Irrigation Management Practices on Water Allocation among Farmers in Kiladeda Sub-Catchment, Tanzania.
    Chapter 4: In. Book Title: Hydrology and Best Practices for Managing Water Resources in Arid and Semi-Arid Lands. Editors: C.M. Ondieki; J.U. Kitheka. Publishers: - IGI Global. U.S.A. [Pp. 70 – 92].
  2.  Authors: - Mutuma E, Mahiri I, Murimi S, Njeru P. (2015).
    Chapter Title: - Adoption of water resource conservation under fluctuating rainfall regimes in Ngaciuma/Kinyaritha watershed, Meru County, Kenya.
    Chapter 14: In. Book Title: - Adapting African Agriculture to climate change, climate change Management: Editors: Walter LF, Esilaba AO, Rao KPC, Sridhar G. Publishers: - Springer, 2015. [Pp 159-169]. ISBN 978-3-319-12999-0. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-13000-2_14.
  3. Authors: - S.K. Murimi and H. Prasad. Chapter Title: - Landuse Changes and Hydrological Responses in the Lake Nakuru Basin [PART Chapter 4: In. Book Title: - Sustainable Management of Headwater Resources: Water Resources Management and Policy: ISBN 92-808-1108-8. Editors: - Jansky, L, Haigh M.J. and Haushila, PPublishers: - United Nations University Press (2005); Tokyo, Japan. Pp. 155-164]. [http://www.unu.edu; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]
  4. Authors: - Ondieki, C.M. and Murimi, S.K. (2004).Chapter Title: -Applications of Geographic Information Systems.In. Book Title: - Environmental Monitoring, VOL II (2004).
    Developed under the auspices of UNESCO, Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS); UNESCO Publishers, Oxford, UK. [EOLSS BOOK E6-38A-06-05]
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    [http://www.eolss.net/Sample-Chapters/C09/E6-38A-06-05] TO ACCESS FULL CHAPTER. Visit Link: - http://www.eolss.net/Eolss-sample AllChapter.aspx
  5. Authors: - Murimi, S.K. and Prasad, H.
    Chapter Title: - Modeling Potential Soil Erosion in Lake Nakuru Drainage Basin.
    Section 4: Chapter 6: In. Book Title: - ECOHYDROLOGY, (2001). UNESCO-IHP Series: - ISBN-81-85589-06-2. Editors: - V. Subramanian and AL. Ramanathan. Publisher: - Capital Publishing Company; New Delhi, India:-452 Pagea. [Pp. 403 – 414]. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  6.  Author: - DR. Shadrack K. Murimi
    Abstract Title: - Reconstruction of Quaternary and Current Spatial-Temporal Trends in the central Rift Valley Lake Basins in Kenya through Satellite Imagery Processing and GIS Analysis. In: AARSE – (2016). Book of Abstracts: - 11Th International Conference of The African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment: Conference programme and Book of Abstracts: Kampala, Uganda. p 162.
    vii). Ondieki, C.M., Sinda, P., Murimi, S.K. and Prasad, H.
    Abstact Title: - An overview of the Water Resources in Lake Turkana Watershed and its Implication for Community Livelihoods. In, G.Forch (eds) SERIES, VOL. 9. CICD. Lake and Catchment Research Symposium Proceedings. (LARS, 2011), Pp 89 - 90.
  7. Authors: - Mutuma E, Mahiri I and Murimi S. (2010).
    Abstract Title: - Assessment of adoption of water resources conservation under fluctuating rainfall regimes in Ngaciuma Watershed, Kenya. In: Eric Tielkes (eds). Book of Abstract: - International research on food security, natural resource management and rural development, Hamburg. Hrsg: Tropentag 2010. Book of abstracts p 137. ISBN: 978-3-9801686-7-0.

ARTICLES IN REFEREED JOURNALS
SINGLE AUTHORSHIP

  1. International Journals
    Murimi, S.K., (1994). “Falling water levels in saline lakes of central Rift Valley of Kenya”. The International Journal of Salt Lake Research; Vol. 3 pgs. 65-74.
  2. Regional Journal
    Murimi, S.K., (1993). “The drying up of East Africa Rift Valley Lakes in recent times; the case of Lake Elmenteita, Kenya”. Journal of Eastern African Research and Development; Vol. 23 pgs. 40-62.

MULTIPLE AUTHORSHIP
International Journals

  1.  Mutuma, E., S. Murimi, and E. Micheli, and V. Lang’. (2015). “Analysis of Rainfall Characteristics Important to Agricultural Planning in Ewaso Nyiro South Watershed, Narok County, Kenya”. In. Journal: Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment.
  2. Jokha M., S. Murimi and C. Kihampa, (2014). “Degradation of water resources by agricultural pesticides and nutrients, Weruweru, Tanzania”. In, Iranica Journal of Energy and Environment, 5(2): pgs. 192-201.
  3. Murimi, S.K., Prasad, H. & Obando, J., (2011) “Change detection of Mau forest cover and Lake Nakuru, using multi-temporal remote sensing data and GIS techniques,” In, G.Forch (eds) SERIES, VOL. 9. CICD. Lake and Catchment Research Symposium Proceedings. (LARS, 2011), Pp 161 – 177.
  4.  Kweyu, R., Obando J. & Murimi, S.K (2011) “Trees Outside Forests as influenced by Land Use and Socio-Economic factors in River Sio basin, Kenya”; In, G.Forch (eds) SERIES, VOL. 9. CICD. Lake and Catchment Research Symposium Proceedings. (LARS, 2011), Pp 95 – 104.
  5.  Prasad, H. and S.K. Murimi. (2010): “Water Resource Utilization, Impact and Management in the Lake Nakuru Watershed in Kenya”, Journal of Contemporary Management Research, Vol. 1, Issue-2, 2010; pgs. 2-13.
  6. Barthelme, J; Murimi, S.K.; Ngari, L.; Kweyu, R; Kipintoi, W.; Kurt, H. (2009). “Renewed Survey and Excavations in the Lake Magadi Basin, Southern Kenya”. NYAME AKUMA Journal; No.71 pgs. 54-62.
  7. Barthelme, J.W., Murimi, S., Ngari, L. Delong, R., Statler, T., Chartier, R., Munyazi, W. (2006). “Undergraduate Field course and Research in the Lake Magadi Basin, Kenya”. June 2007. Unpublished Report to the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology and National Museums of Kenya.
  8. Murimi, S.K. and H. Prasad. (2005): “Land use changes and hydrological responses in the Lake Nakuru Basin”, Sustainable Management of Headwater Resources Journal; 2005 pgs. 155-164.
  9.  Ondieki, C.M. and S.K. Murimi. (2004): “Applications of Geographic Information Systems”, Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), 2004, UNESCO.
  10.  Barthelme, J; Murimi, S.K.; Ngari, L. (2003). “Recent Archaeological Research in the Lake Magadi Basin, Southern Kenya”. NYAME AKUMA Journal; No. 60 pgs. 8-13.
  11.  Murimi, S.K. and H. Prasad. (2002): “Modelling Potential Soil Erosion in Lake Nakuru Drainage Basin”, Ecohydrology Journal, Vol 3 pgs. 65 - 74.
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