Prof Rose A. Mwonya

Rose A. Mwonya
Ph. D (ISU,USA), M.Sc., BSc. (ISU, USA), Dip.(Egerton),
Vice Chancellor
Address: P O Box 536,

Egerton

Kenya

Telephone: + 254 51 2217806+ 254 51 2217806 Fax: + 254 51 2217813,

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Year

Qualification

Institution Attended

1987

Ph D

Major: Home Economics Education

Minor: Family Studies

Minor: Gerontology

Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

1984

M.Sc.

Major: Home Economics Education Secondary School

Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

1982

B.Sc.

Major: Adult Home Economics Education

Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

1975

Diploma in Agriculture and Home Economics

Egerton College, Njoro, Kenya.

 

Work Experience

 

2016 to Date :

2008 to 2016:

Vice-Chancellor

Deputy Vice-Chancellor, In Charge of Academic Affairs,

Egerton University, Kenya

2007

Dean of Students, Egerton University Kenya

1993-2003:

Director of Centre of Women Studies and Gender Analysis,

Egerton University, Kenya

1991-1993:

Chairperson, Department of Agriculture and Home Economics,

Egerton University, Kenya

Key Research Projects

Year

Research Project

2003-2006:

Egerton University HIV/AIDS Mobilization project funded by National Aids Control Unit for Higher Learning, Kenya

1997-2000

Principal Investigator and Coordinator CIDA funded Project on Gender Awareness and Planning for Senior Management Personnel and Associates of Public Universities in Kenya

1992-1994:

establishment of Egerton University Centre for Women Studies and Gender Analysis(USAID)

1991-2005

Pathfinder Health Centre Project (student Services) at Egerton

University

Selected Publications

Year

Publication

2011

Ngari M. S., Mwonya R. et.al. Social Cultural Variables in Gender Disparities in Education Achievement in Kenya. In Education and Human Resources Issue Vol. 6 2011. Faculty of Education and Community Studies, Egerton University, Kenya.

2010

Ndungo C., Mwonya R., et.al. Gender and Natural Resource Management In Managing Natural Resources for Development in Africa, A Resource Book. University of Nairobi Press, Nairobi, Kenya

2009

Mwonya R., Mahungu S., and Wambui S. M. Realization of Human Rights among Maasai: Inter-Linking Cultural and Modern Justice Systems. A paper presented at the 4th Annual Research Week and International Conference, Egerton University, Kenya.

2008

Mwonya R., Kenya in the context of Globalization: Challenges and Prospects, Education, Health and Equity. A paper presented at the OSSREA Kenya Chapter Conference held at Kenya Institute of Education, Nairobi, Kenya. 2nd to 3rd July 2008.

2008

Kamau E., Mwonya R., and Elmadfa I. The Impact of Maternal HIV status on Infant Feeding Patterns in Nakuru, Kenya In Human Lactation.

2003

Alicia Cook, Frit J. and Mwonya R.The Children of Africa Confronts Aids: From Vulnerability to Possibility In Research In International Studies Africa Series. Ohio University Press, S. 2003.

2003

Planning For Gender Equity in Kenya In East Africa in Transition Published By Action Nairobi, 2001.

Papers Presented in Conferences

Year

Paper presented

1996

Mwonya, R. and B. Ngonda. Proceedings of Regional Training for Senior Training of National Research Sector in the Eastern and Southern region of Africa. Crop Management Training Institute, Egerton University, Kenya.

1996

Mwonya, R.Sexual Harassment for Students on Campus. Proceedings of HIV/AIDS and Sexual Harassment Seminar, Egerton University, Njoro, Kenya.

1996

Mwonya, R. Sexual Harassment in the Work Place. Proceeding of HIV/AIDS and Sexual Harassment Seminar. Egerton University, Njoro, Kenya.

1995:

Mwonya, R. and B. Ngoda. Proceedings of In-Country Workshop for Senior Employees of Ministry of Agriculture. Fairview Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya.

1993

Mwonya, R. Micro Enterprise Activities in Egerton University Paper Presented at entrepreneurship workshop for Institutions for Higher Learning. Lake Bogoria Tourist Lodge.

1993

Mwonya, R.Leadership for Change. Paper presented at Tree-Top to women leaders in the Ministry of Environment at Green Hills Hotel, Nyeri, Kenya.