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Education educator

Robert Makonde Mambo, Kenyan education educator. Recipient fellowship Association Teacher Education in Africa, Ford/Rockefeller, New York City, 1976-1980, research grant Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya, 1986-1987. Member History Association Kenya, National Academy Arts and Science, Kappa Delta Pi.

Background

Mambo, Robert Makonde was born on January 10, 1942 in Maereni, Kambe, Kilifi, Kenya. Son of Mturi and Kakala Makonde.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1969. Master of Arts, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1971. Master of Education/Master of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1979.

Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1980. Postgraduate diploma inEdn., University Nairobi, Kenya, 1974.

Career

Trainee-clerk East African Reap What You Sew & Harbours, Mombasa, Kenya, 1961-1962. Graduate assistant department history State University of New York, Binghamton, 1969-1971. Teacher Teachers Service Commission, Kenya, 1972-1973.

Lecturer University Nairobi, 1974-1976, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, 1980-1987. Senior lecturer, head department Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya, 1988-1993. Senior lecturer National University Lesotho, Roma, since 1993, acting head department, 1994, acting deputy dean Faculty Education, since 1996.

External examiner Kenyatta University, Nairobi, 1991-1994, University Nairobi, Kikuyu, 1992-1993. Examiner Kenya National Examinations Council, Nairobi, 1984-1987. Board member Coast Institute of Technology, Voi, Coast Province, Kenya, 1983-1988.

Coordinator staff seminars department history Kenyatta University, 1981-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Journal Education, 1992-1993. Member editorial board Kenya Journal Education, since 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member History Association Kenya, National Academy Arts and Science, Kappa Delta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jazz music, swimming, dance, photography, tennis.

Connections

Married Marjorie Ann Heck, July 17, 1970. Children: Anita, Melanie, Jonathan.

father:
Mturi Makonde

mother:
Kakala Makonde

spouse:
Marjorie Ann Heck

child:
Anita Mambo

child:
Melanie Mambo

child:
Jonathan Mambo