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consultant , Engineering educator , Civil engineer

Walter Odhiambo Oyawa, Kenyan civil engineer, engineering educator, consultant. Registered professional engineer, Engineers' Registration Board, Kenya, 2003. Recipient Most outstanding paper award, Japan Society Civil Engineers, 2002; fellow, Japan Society for Promotion of Science, 2002. Member of Japan Society Civil Engineers, International Association Bridge and Structural Engineering, Institution Engineers of Kenya.

Background

Oyawa, Walter Odhiambo was born on August 23, 1965 in Nyanza, Kenya. Son of Joash Oyawa Modi and Margaret Adongo Oyawa.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Nairobi, 1986—1989. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Nairobi, 1992—1995. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, 1996—2000.

Career

Senior lecturer Jomo Kenyatta University Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya, associate professor Kenya, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Engineers' Registration Board, Kenya, 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (editor-in-chief of international journal) Journal of Civil England research and practice.

Membership

Member of Japan Society Civil Engineers, International Association Bridge and Structural Engineering, Institution Engineers of Kenya.

Connections

Married Mornica Achieng' Akumu, April 24, 1971. Children: Sandra Akinyi Odhiambo children: Laura Anyango Odhiambo, Raymond Otieno Odhiambo, Emmanuel Oluoch Odhiambo, Lyan Akoth Odhiambo.

father:
Joash Oyawa Modi

mother:
Margaret Adongo Oyawa

spouse:
Mornica Achieng' Akumu

child:
Sandra Akinyi Odhiambo children: Laura Anyango Odhiambo Oyawa

child:
Raymond Otieno Odhiambo Oyawa

child:
Emmanuel Oluoch Odhiambo Oyawa

child:
Lyan Akoth Odhiambo Oyawa