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educator , Geologist

Daniel Ochieng' Olago, Kenyan geologist, educator. Achievements include research in International Strategic Arms Reduction Talks Young Scientist Award, 1998; Rhodes Scholar for Kenya, 1990; German Academic Exchange Service Scholar, University of Nairobi, 1989-1990. Recipient Young Scientist award, International Strategic Arms Reduction Talks, 1998; scholar, German Academic Exchange Service, 1989, Rhodes Scholarships Committee, 1990.

Background

Olago, Daniel Ochieng' was born on November 3, 1965 in Nairobi, Kenya. Son of Peter and Peress Olago.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Nairobi, 1989. Master of Science in Geology, University Nairobi, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oxford, 1995.

Career

Lecturer geology University Nairobi, Kenya, 1996—2003, senior lecturer geology, since 2003. Program officer Pan African Strategic Arms Reduction Talks Secretariat, Nairobi, 1997—2004, science officer, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in International Strategic Arms Reduction Talks Young Scientist Award, 1998. Rhodes Scholar for Kenya, 1990. German Academic Exchange Service Scholar, University of Nairobi, 1989-1990.

Membership

Member of CLIVAR-VACS Panel World Climate Research Program, Past Global Changes Program (science steering Committee), Geological Society Kenya, East African National History Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, ping pong/table tennis, music.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Achola, June 27, 1997.

father:
Peter Olago

mother:
Peress Olago

spouse:
Elizabeth Achola