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Nutrition educator

Mary Khakoni Walingo, Kenyan nutrition educator. Recipient International Development Research Centre research grant, University Nairobi, 1990, Canadian International Development Agency scholarship, Canada International, 2002.

Background

Walingo, Mary Khakoni was born on January 1, 1963 in Kakamega, Kenya. Daughter of Abraham and Rosa Walingo.

Education

Bachelor of Education in Home Economics, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya, 1986. Master of Science in Applied Nutrition, University Nairobi, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Food and Nutrition, Acharya National Guard Ranga Agricultural University, Hyderabad, India, 1998.

Career

Assistant lecturer Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya, 1991. Lecturer Maseno University, Kisumu, Kenya, 1992—1999, senior lecturer Kenya, since 2000, head department Kenya, 1999—2000, director SOFCONSTEC Kenya, since 2001. Member course review Kenya Institute Education, Nairobi, 2004.

Consultant, program evaluator Kenya-Finland Vestock, Kisumu, 1998. External examiner Kaimosi Teacher Training, Kakamega, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board directors Moi Vokoli Girls High School, Vihiga, 2003—2004, Chamakanga Girls High School, Vihiga, 2003—2004. Member senate Maseno University, Kisumu, 1999—2004, member dean's committee, 2001—2004. Member of Development Gateway, Women in Global Science and Engineering Technology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, music.

Connections

Married Samuel Nadolo Irangi.

father:
Abraham Walingo

mother:
Rosa Walingo

spouse:
Samuel Nadolo Irangi.