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)