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John W. Simiyu, Kenyan education educator, consultant. Initiator piped water project Self-Help Group, Eldoret, 1997; patron Moi University Bungoma Students Association, since 2003; Member of World Organization Building Officials, Building Engineers London, International Society African Philosophiesand Studies, Association Third World Studies, Moi University Alumni Association (chairman since 2006).

Background

Simiyu, John W. was born on March 22, 1954 in Kitale, Rift Valley, Kenya. Son of Matthew Simiyu and Rael Namukuru.

Education

Diploma in Technology Education, Kenya Technology Teachers College, Nairobi, 1981. Bachelor of Education in Vocational Education, University New Brunswick, 1984. Master of Arts in Educational Administration, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1990.

Doctor of Philisophy in Educational Communications and Technology, Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya, 2001.

Career

Lecturer Moi University, Edoret, Kenya, 1990—2003, senior lecturer, since 2003. Committee member Kenya Bureau Standards, Fiber Concrete Roofing Tiles, Nairobi, 1986—1987. Coordinator industrial attachment, technical education department Moi University, Eldoret, 1991—1998, head department technical education, 2002—2008.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Initiator piped water project Self-Help Group, Eldoret, 1997. Patron Moi University Bungoma Students Association, since 2003. Member of World Organization Building Officials, Building Engineers London, International Society African Philosophiesand Studies, Association Third World Studies, Moi University Alumni Association (chairman since 2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Unicycling, music, bicycling, walking.

Connections

Married Lenah Sambu, 1960. Children: Belindah, Caroline, Zebedee, Phares, Valerie.

father:
Matthew Simiyu

mother:
Rael Namukuru

spouse:
Lenah Sambu

child:
Belindah Simiyu

child:
Caroline Simiyu

child:
Zebedee Simiyu

child:
Phares Simiyu

child:
Valerie Simiyu