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educator , Veterinarian

Erastus Riungu Mutiga, Kenyan veterinarian, educator. Member 3 school boards; Member Kenya National Academy of Sciences, Kenya Institute Management, Society for Theriogenology, Kenya Veterinary Association.

Background

Mutiga, Erastus Riungu was born on April 26, 1947 in Meru, Kenya. Son of Stanley and Bridget Wanja M'Muga Mutiga.

Education

Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, Nairobi University, 1973. Master of Science, Colorado State University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University, Australia, 1983.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Nairobi, 1973-1974, lecturer, 1975-1979, senior lecturer, 1983-1988, professor veterinary medicine, since 1988. Visiting scientist ILCA, Ethiopia, 1990-1991. Director Kefan-Kenyan non-governmental organization, since 1992.

Animal health consultant Uganda Government/European Union, Uganda, 1993-1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Kenya Veterinary Journal, 1993-1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member 3 school boards. Member Kenya National Academy of Sciences, Kenya Institute Management, Society for Theriogenology, Kenya Veterinary Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Soccer, swimming, tennis.

Connections

Married Eunice Ngeta Kubamia, August 11, 1973. Children: Mugambi, Mwongera, Nkatha.

father:
Stanley Mutiga

mother:
Bridget Wanja M'Muga Mutiga

spouse:
Eunice Ngeta Kubamia

child:
Mugambi Mutiga

child:
Mwongera Mutiga

child:
Nkatha Mutiga