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SECTION A

Identity Details

Name:

Department:

School:

Academic Qualifications:

Designation:

Responsibility: 

KENNETH OKECH

Business Administration

Business and Economics

MA (UoN), BA (UoN)

Tutorial Fellow

Chairperson, Department of Business Administration.

Name: KENNETH OKECH
Department: Business Administration
School: Business and Economics
Academic Qualifications: MA – Political Science & Public Administration (UoN).
BA Political Science & Economics (UoN).
Designation: Tutorial Fellow
Responsibility: Chairperson, Department of Business Administration.

SECTION B

Academic Background

InstitutionYearsQualification
University of Nairobi2011-2015MA – Political Science
University of Nairobi2006-2010BA, Second Class Honours, Upper Division – Economics & Political Science
Sori Secondary2001-2004KCSE – B+

SECTION C

Current/Recent Teaching

  • International Security
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Theories of International Relations
  • Politics and Government in Africa
  • Africa in International Relations
  • SECTION D

    Area(s) of Specialization & Research Interests

    Specialization:

    • Comparative Politics

    • International Relations

    Research Interest:

    • Representation and Participation in transitional African Democracies
    • Elections and Electoral systems in Africa
    • Media, Public Opinion and Voter Behaviour in Africa

    SECTION E

    Selected Recent Publication(s)

  • Okech, K.K. 2014. “New Media and Political Mobilization: Implications for Presidential Campaigns in Kenya, 2000 – 2013. MA Thesis, University of Nairobi.
  • SECTION F

    Grants/Consultancies Won

  • None
  • SECTION G

    Scholarship Award(s)/Recognition(s) Received

  • Teaching Assistant. Uongozi Leadership School, Dar es Salaam Tanzania. The Institute brings together the best students from the three East African Universities – University of Nairobi, Makerere University and University of Dar es Salaam – who possess leadership Skills. My Roles and Responsibilities were: Teaching, Marking Essays and Reports, Holding Tutorials, Supervising Social Work activities, Guidance and Counselling of Students. 2013.
  • MA Merit Scholarship Award. University of Nairobi, Department of Political Science and Public Administration. 2011.
  • Uongozi Leadership School, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Makerere University, Kampala. The Institute brings together the best students from the three East African Universities – University of Nairobi, Makerere University and University of Dar es Salaam – who possess leadership Skills. 2008.
  • SECTION H

    Professional Affiliations

  • None
  • SECTION I

    Contact Details

    Kenya Methodist University
    Nairobi Campus, University Way,
    KeMU Towers, 15th Floor.
    P. O. Box 45240 – 00100, Nairobi.

    Telephone:

    0202248172
    0202247987
    0774242228

    Ext: 1510

    Mobile:

    +254723669159

    Email:

    Kenneth.okech@kemu.ac.ke
    okechkenneth@outlook.com

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