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consultant , social sciences educator

David Nguatha Mungai, Kenyan social sciences educator, consultant. Certified environmental audit lead expert National Environment Management Authority, 2004. Recipient Visiting Research Scientist award, Australian Government, 1997; scholarship, Government Kenya, 1973-1976, 1979-1984, 1987-1993. Member, board governors Kambaa Girls High School, 2004—2008; Member of International Association Hydrological Sciences.

Background

Mungai, David Nguatha was born on November 16, 1950 in Kambaa, Central, Kenya. Son of James Mungai and Gladys Wangari.

Education

Bachelor, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1976. Master of Arts, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1993.

Master of Arts, University McGill, Montreal, Canada.

Career

Agricultural research officer Kenya Agricultural Research Institute, Nairobi, 1977—1985. Associate professor University Nairobi, since 1985. Visiting research scientist Commonwealth Science & Industrial Research Organization, Perth, 1997, World Agroforestry Center, Nairobi, 1997—2003.

Chairman, technical advisory committee environmental National Environment Management Authority, 2003—2004. Visiting research professor Kenya National Cleaner Production Center, 2003—2007. Associate and environmental expert Master of Arts Consulting, since 2007.

Environmental consultant United Nations Environment Programme, Nairobi, 2005—2006. Lead environmental impact assessment expert HVA International, Nairobi, since 2007, Master of Arts Consulting, Nairobi, Edon Consultant, Nairobi, 2007. Environmental impact assessment, audit expert University Nairobi, since 2007.

Country expert United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Nairobi, 2007—2008.

Achievements

  • Certified environmental audit lead expert National Environment Management Authority, 2004.

Membership

Member, board governors Kambaa Girls High School, 2004—2008. Member of International Association Hydrological Sciences.

Connections

Children: Naima Gladys Wangari, Sophia Muthoni, James Rashid, Yusuf Kibaya.

father:
James Mungai

mother:
Gladys Wangari

child:
Naima Gladys Wangari Mungai

child:
Sophia Muthoni Mungai

child:
James Rashid Mungai

child:
Yusuf Kibaya Mungai