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science educator

Gabriel Katana Gona, Kenyan science educator. Achievements include first to establishment of higher education network in Eastern Africa region. Advice & coordinator Rattansi Education Trust Fund, Nairobi, 1998—2009; Member of REAL Network (associate; regional coordinator 2006).

Background

Gona, Gabriel Katana was born on November 6, 1954 in Kilifi, Kenya. Son of Gona Masha Kifalu and Jumwa Gona Masha.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Mainz, Germany, 1994. Master of Science, Nairobi, Kenya, 1987. Degree in education, Education, Nairobi, Kenya, 1983.

Career

Head academic department physics Kenyatta University, Nairobi,, 1997—1998, academic registrar, 1998—2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to establishment of higher education network in Eastern Africa region.

Membership

Advice & coordinator Rattansi Education Trust Fund, Nairobi, 1998—2009. Member of REAL Network (associate. Regional coordinator 2006).

Connections

Married Beatrice Mnyazi Chamanje. Children: Annick Mukambe Katana, Andrew Safari Katana, Erhard Sifa Katana, Samson Tumaini Katana.

father:
Gona Masha Kifalu

mother:
Jumwa Gona Masha

spouse:
Beatrice Mnyazi Chamanje

child:
Annick Mukambe Katana Gona

child:
Andrew Safari Katana Gona

child:
Erhard Sifa Katana Gona

child:
Samson Tumaini Katana Gona