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researcher , chemistry professor

Ward Jusuph Mavura, chemistry professor, researcher. Member of Great Lakes Instrumentation Collaboratory Program, Minority Health International Research Initiative (advisory council since 2005), Kenya Chemical Society.

Background

Mavura, Ward Jusuph Son of Jusuph Mavura and Mwanaidi Kimomwe-Mavura.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry & Education, University Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, E. Africa, 1982. MED, University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1987. Master of Science in Chemistry, Hampton University, Virginia, 1989.

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1994.

Career

Lecturer Dar es Salaam Teacher's College, 1982—1986. Assistant professor Slippery Rock University, Pennsylvania, 1994—1996. Lecturer Egerton University, Kenya, 1996—1999, senior lecturer, 1999—2005, associate professor, 2005—2010.

Professor Jomo Kenyatta University Agriculture & Technology, since 2010. Consultant Japan International Cooperation Agency, Kenya, 2000—2002, Carlita Environmental Consultancy, 2002. Director, Chief Executive Officer JKUAT-ARUSHA Campus, since 2010.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (textbook) General Chemistry, 2008.

Membership

Member of Great Lakes Instrumentation Collaboratory Program, Minority Health International Research Initiative (advisory council since 2005), Kenya Chemical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Soccer, hiking, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Hawa Kaseko Mavura, July 22, 1989. Children: Beresha Mnaya, Jusuph Mnaya.

father:
Jusuph Mavura

mother:
Mwanaidi Kimomwe-Mavura

spouse:
Hawa Kaseko Mavura

child:
Beresha Mnaya Mavura

child:
Jusuph Mnaya Mavura