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microbiology professor , researcher

Philip Museve Kutima, Kenyan microbiology professor, researcher. Recipient Biotechnology award, Japan International Cooperation Agency, 1992, Germany Academy Exchange Service award, 2004, Kenya Dairy Board award, 2005-2007.

Background

Kutima, Philip Museve was born on November 24, 1956 in Kakamega, Kenya. Son of Philip Lutatwa and Lyaka Kutima.

Education

Master of Science, Kansas State University. Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry, cum laude, Carthage College, Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, North Carolina State University, 1987.

Career

Lecturer, department dairy food science Egerton University, 1987—1990. Senior lecturer Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology, 1990—2005, chairman, department food science & technical, 1992—1995, member, 1995—1999, dean, facul, 1995—1999, director, board postgraduate studies, 2000—2002, associate professor, 2005—2009. Deputy executive director African Institute Capacity Development, since 2009.

Membership

Member National Committee on Causes of Disturbances in University, 2000. Board directors Karen Hospital, since 2009. Member board governors Kivaywa and Tande High School, since 2000.

Mem International Committee Red Cross, Kenya Red Cross, Kakamega Sports Club, since 2002. Director Industrial Training Committee Food and Allied Products, Ministry of Industry, Kenya, since 1999. Fellow: Kenya National Academy of Sciences (associate).

Member: Kenya Institute Food Science and Technology, Kenya Society Biochemistry, Kenya Society Microbiology, American Society Microbiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, soccer, rugby, hockey, gardening.

Connections

Married Helen Lydia Kutima. Children: Victoria Lwile, Vanessa Lyaka, Valery Nasiche;1 child Zachary David-Lutatwa.

father:
Philip Lutatwa

mother:
Lyaka Kutima

spouse:
Helen Lydia Kutima

child:
Zachary David-Lutatwa Kutima

child:
Victoria Lwile Kutima

child:
Vanessa Lyaka Kutima

child:
Valery Nasiche;1 child Zachary David-Lutatwa Kutima