University Council Members

mcChairperson of Council

Date of Birth: 13th September 1966

Academic

  1. PhD. (Malaria Chemotherapy), London school of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London - 2002
  2. M. Sc. degree in Biochemistry, University of Nairobi (1995)
  3. B. Sc. (Chemistry and Zoology), University of Nairobi (1990)

Work Experience

  1. 2013-2015: County Executive Member (CEC incharge of Health- Kilifi County.
  2. 2011-2013:Director of Centre for Geographics in KEMRI- Kilifi County
  3. 2009-2013: Principal Research Officer /Head of Malaria Research Lab in KEMRI.
  4. 2002-2009: Senior Research Officer in KEMRI

Amb. Prof. David K. A. KikayaMember

Date of Birth: 1st October 1947

  1. 1992-1994: DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY, UNIVERSITY OF BRADFORD, UK- International Relations - (East-West Relations and the Politics of Strategic Resources-Conflict in Central and Southern Africa)
  2. 1978-1980: MASTER OF ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF BRADFORD, UK-
    International Relations-Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution Strategies
  3. 1971-1975: BACHELOR OF ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, KENYA Economics & Sociology

Presidential Decoration: -

  1. Head of State Commendation (HSC)
  2. 1st. Inaugural Mashujaa Day Decoration – 2014

Presidential Appointments

  1. 2001 – Kenya’s Ambassador to UN – HABITAT
  2. 2003 - Council Member Maseno University
  3. 2020 – Council Member South Eastern Kenya University

Governor’s Decoration

  1. Vihiga County Governor’s Silver Medallion – 2014 (Vihiga Municipality Board)
  2. Municipal Board Member
  3. Chairman Board Finance Committee

Work Experience

  1. From July 2003 –: Professor and Founder; Co-coordinator, International
  2. Relations programme, United States International University- Africa
  3. Visiting Universities Lecturer: Masinde Muliro, Kisii & Pioneer

2011 -: Founder Director – Research Institute for Peace, Policy and International Affairs (RIPPIA)

mr. john n. m.mose 400x400Rep. Ministry of Finance and National Treasury

Date of Birth: 2nd January 1980

Key Qualifications:

  1. September 2013 to date, Kenyatta University- PhD in Economics –On going
  2. 2011, University of Nairobi- Master of Arts in Economics
  3. 2002 University of Nairobi- Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Work Experience:

  1. December 2017 to date: Deputy Director Budget, The National Treasury
  2. Aug 2013 to November 2017: Manager Revenue Allocation and Budget Analysis, Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA)
  3. Dec 2011 - July 2013: Principle Fiscal Analyst, Office of the Controller of Budget
  4. 2006 – 2011: Senior Economist, Ministry of State for Planning, National Development and Vision 2030
  5. 2005 – 2006: Economist, Ministry of Regional Development Authorities, Government of Kenya

Amb. Prof. David K. A. KikayaMember

Date of Birth: 19th April 1981

Key Qualifications:

  1. Masters in Business Administration, Strategy, Finance, and Corporate Governance (MBA).
  2. Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Nairobi
  3. Diploma from the Kenya School of Law.
  4. Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Work Experience

  1. Senior Managing Partner CALO Law LLP
    -Managing Partner , CEO CALO Law LLP
    -Jan 2019 - Present 2 yrs 1 mo
  2. Manager, Legal Services (ICPAK)
    -ICPAK ( Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya)
    -Nov 2011 - Present 9 yrs 3 mos
  3. Associate Lawyer
    -Mbaluka& Co. Advocates
    -Feb 2010 - Apr 2011 yr 3 mos
  4. Legal Officer
    -Zahra Sign Limited
    -Aug 2008 - Nov 2009 1 yr 4 mos

Summary of Work Achievements

  1. Council Member Law Society of Kenya (LSK) 2016-2018
  2. Council member East Africa Law Society (EALS) 2014-2016
  3. Convener Young Lawyers Committee(LSK) •
  4. Member Continuing Legal Education Committee(LSK) •
  5. Legal advisor, Nairobi County Government Youth Advisory Board
  6. A member of the Police Sacco Procurement Evaluation committee.
  7. Student mentorship programme – Ethics and good governance.
  8. Review and re drafting of the TJRC Bill which is now law.
  9. Review and redrafting of the Accountants Bill

Michael Nal Kipkirui Member

Date of Birth: 21st November, 1964.

Key Qualifications:

  1. Master of Project Planning, University of Nairobi - 2015
  2. CPA (part III) - November 2016
  3. B.Com (Financial Management), University of South Africa 2011
  4. Diploma in Banking (Part I) KNEC - 1992

Work Experience:

  1. Lecturer: University of Nairobi and University of Kabianga ( 2014 to date: Part-time basis)
  2. Section Head: Barclays Bank (k) Ltd, Kericho and Kisumu). May 1995 to 30th Sept 2002