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Dean , educator

Paul Mwanza Shiundu, Kenyan dean, educator. Recipient Doctor A.C.L. DeSOUZA Memorial prize, University Nairobi, 1986, Gandhi Smarak Nidhi fund, 1987, Montedison prize, 1987, Tomas Hirschfeld Student award, Federation Analytical Chemistry, Spectroscopy Society, 1990; Analytical Skills Development Programme, Organization Prohibition Chemical Weapons, 2004.

Background

Shiundu, Paul Mwanza was born on June 19, 1962 in Busia, Nairobi, Kenya. Son of Raphael Mwanza Opwapo and Letesya Agola Mwanza.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Nairobi, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University British Columbia, Vancouver, 1991.

Career

Postdoctoral research fellow Field Flow Fractionation Research Centre, Salt Lake City, Kenya, 1991—1994. Lecturer University Nairobi, 1995—1998, dean, school physical science, since 2007. Senior lecturer University Nairobi, 1998—2003, associate professor, since 2003.

Membership

Fellow: Cambridge Commonwealth Society, London (member 1998—2008, Kenya Chemical Society 1988). Member: Society Applied Spectroscopy, Kenya Chemical Society (secretary 1998—2002, Editorial Sub-Committee of the Journal of the Kenya Chemical Society 4), Kenya National Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Praxcedes Clair Busolo, August 27, 1988. Children: Simmy Siminyu, Zawadi Maria, Anita Paula.

father:
Raphael Mwanza Opwapo

mother:
Letesya Agola Mwanza

spouse:
Praxcedes Clair Busolo

child:
Simmy Siminyu Shiundu

child:
Zawadi Maria Shiundu

child:
Anita Paula Shiundu