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Agricultural studies educator

Arnold Nola Onyango, Kenyan agricultural studies educator. Achievements include research in chemical synthesization of some oxidised lipids (fats) that can be used for studies on the development of diseases thought to develop as a result of fat oxidation; proposal for new mechanisms for formation of lipid (fat) oxidation products. Grantee, Okayama University, 2003; scholar, Ministry Education, Science and Technology, Japan, 1998—2004.

Background

Onyango, Arnold Nola was born on September 27, 1973 in Kisumu, Nyanza, Kenya. Son of Jared Okora Okungu and Dorcas Okore Omollo.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Post-Harvest Technology, Jomo Kenyatta University Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya, 1995. Master of Agriculture., Okayama University, Japan, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy in Biomolecular Science, Okayama University, Japan, 2004.

Career

Teaching assistant Jomo Kenyatta University Agriculture and Technology, 1996—1998, lecturer, since 2004. Resource person African Institute Capacity Development, Nairobi, since 2005. Part-time lecturer Catholic University Eastern Africa, Nairobi, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in chemical synthesization of some oxidised lipids (fats) that can be used for studies on the development of diseases thought to develop as a result of fat oxidation. Proposal for new mechanisms for formation of lipid (fat) oxidation products.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Training Manual in Food Science and Technology, 2006. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Kenya Institute Food Science and Technology, Food Science and Nutrition Network Africa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, jogging, music.

Connections

Married Aifeng Yang, April 25, 2004. Children: Aivan, Anisa.

father:
Jared Okora Okungu

mother:
Dorcas Okore Omollo

spouse:
Aifeng Yang

child:
Aivan Onyango

child:
Anisa Onyango