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educator , linguist

Mary Nyambura Muchiri, Kenyan linguist, educator. Editor church magazine, Nairobi, 1998-2000. Member International Association for the Promotion Christian Higher Education.

Background

Muchiri, Mary Nyambura was born on August 1, 1943 in Nairobi, Kenya. Daughter of Jimnah Muthuita and Josephine Wambui Kimori.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University Nairobi, 1969. Postgraduate diploma, University Nairobi, 1970. Master of Education, Manchester (England) University, 1981.

Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, Lancaster (England) University, 1993.

Career

Head of department Kenyatta University, Nairobi, 1990-1991, lecturer, 1994-1995. Head of department Daystar University, 1996-1998, dean of arts, 1998-2000, acting deputy vice chancellor, 1998-1999. Extension examiner, Daressalaam, Tanzania, 1995-1997, Egerton, Kenya, 1996-1998, Moi, Kenya, 1997-2000.

Researcher Institute Development Studies, Nairobi, 1997-1998.

Works

Membership

Editor church magazine, Nairobi, 1998-2000. Member International Association for the Promotion Christian Higher Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, swimming, farming.

Connections

Married Humphrey Wamai Muciiri, December 20, 1969. 1 child, Timothy Wamai Muciiri.

father:
Jimnah Muthuita

mother:
Josephine Wambui Kimori

spouse:
Humphrey Wamai Muciiri

child:
Timothy Wamai Muciiri Muchiri