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educator , geographer

Maggie Opondo, Kenyan geographer, educator. Recipient award, Mobil Oil Ltd., 1984, Systems for Analysis, Research and Training, 2000; grantee African Career grant, Rockefeller Foundation, 2000-2003. Member of International Geography Union.

Background

Opondo, Maggie was born on October 8, 1959 in Siaya, Kenya. Daughter of Christopher and Teresa Opondo.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Duesseldorf, 1997.

Career

Teacher Teachers Service Commission, Nairobi, Kenya, 1983—1986. Fellow Kenyatta University, Kenya, 1989—1990. Lecturer University Nairobi, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: The East African Great Lakes. Author: The Dynamics of the Agro-Industrial Food Chain in Kenya. Member editorial board: Journal Radical Geography, since 2002.

Membership

Member of International Geography Union.

Connections

father:
Christopher Opondo

mother:
Teresa Opondo