Dr. Anthony Muriithi Ireri

Anthony Muriithi

Position: Lecturer
Department: Educational Psychology
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844 , 00100 Nairobi
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  • Mukuni,  D.M., Ireri, A.M., Nthiga,P.M., & Owili, F.A. (2016). The social function of swearing in a Miraa market environment. Arts and Social Sciences Journal, 7(2): 187. doi:10.4172/2151-6200.1000187.
  • Mwacngi,C.N; Okatcha,F.M;Kinai,T.K; & Ireri,A.M.(2015) Relationship between academic resilience and academic achievement among selected secondary school students in Kiambu County,Kenya.International Journal of School and Cognitive Psychology S2:003.doi:104172/ijscp/.S2-003
  • Mokua Gilbert Maroko, Fredrick Ogola , Musau Kithuka, Haniel Nyaga Gatumu, Nyutu Jane Gathoni, Njuguna Christina Nyamugoro, Anthony Muriithi Ireri.  (2015). Influence of self-concealed psycho-social factors as predictors on the effectiveness of sexual selfdisclosure during voluntary counseling and testing among university students in Kenya. International Journal of Psychology and Counselling,7(5), 78-83. DOI: 10.5897/IJPC2015.0316.
  • Anthony M. Ireri, Pauline Thuku, Njagi I. Karugu. (2013). Relationship between occupational identity and attitudes towards work among first year university students in Dedan Kimathi University, Kenya. Psychology and Social Behavior Research.
  • Joan M. Njagi, Anthony M. Ireri, Eliud Njagi, Daniel Akunga, Agustine T. O. Afullo, Mathew N. Piero, Isaac Mwanzo , Njagi I. Karugu. (2013).Knowledge, Attitude and Perceptions of Kadhodeki Village Residents on the Health Risks Posed by Kadhodeki Dumpsite in Nairobi, Kenya.World Environment, 3(5) 155-160.
  • Boaz Mokaya, Edward Oyugi, Edward Kigen, Haniel Gatumu, Anthony M. Ireri, (2013). Evaluating the Effectiveness of Three Conflict Resolution Models in Changing Students’ Intergroup Expectancies and Attitudes in Kenyatta University (Kenya). Education,(3), 178-184.
  • Pauline Thuku, Anthony M. Ireri (2013). Influence of Retirement Information on Retirement Preparation among Prospective Retirees in Nyeri County, Kenya. Open Journal of Social Science Research, 1(1):1-6.
  • Anthony M. Ireri, Philomena N. Mathuvi, Amos M. Njagi, Eric G. Mwenda, Haniel N. Gatumu, Joan M. Njagi, Mathew N. Piero, Njagi I. Karugu (2012). Assessing Young People’s Momentary Thoughts about Sex: A proposal of the Sex Envelope Game. International Journal of Applied Psychology, 2 (3), 31-35. DOI: 10. 5923/j.ijap.20120203.03
  • Anthony M. Ireri, Dinah W. Tumuti, Philomena N. Mathuvi, Joan M. Njagi, Mathew N. Piero, Haniel N. Gatumu,Amos M. Njagi, Njagi I. Karugu (2012). Sources of VCT Information and Reasons for Use or Non Use of VCT Services by Young People in Selected Rural Locations in Kenya. International Journal of Social Science Tomorrow, 1(2). ISSN: 2277-6168. Available online www.ijsst.com.
  • Anthony M. Ireri, Daniel M. Mukuni, Philomena N. Mathuvi, Amos M. Njagi, Njagi I. Karugu (2012). An Overview of Major Biological and Contextual Factors in Language Acquisition. American Journal of Linguistics, 1(3): 33-39 DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20120103.03
  • Dinah W. Tumuti, Anthony M. Ireri, Joshua W. Tumuti (2012). Relationship guidance sources, fears and reasons for marriage among young urban Christians in Kenya. International Journal of Prevention and Treatment,1(2): 31-39 DOI: 10.5923/j.ijpt.20120102.03.9.

  • Philomena N. Mathuvi, Anthony M. Ireri, Daniel M. Mukuni, Amos M. Njagi, Njagi I. Karugu (2012). An Analysis of Gender Displays in Selected Children Picture Books in Kenya.  International Journal of Arts, 2(5): 31-38 DOI: 10.5923/j.arts.20120205.01.


  • Anthony Ireri (2011). Young People and VCT in Kenya: Factors influencing uptake of services in 12 locations of Central Kenya. VDM-Verlag Dr. Muller Publishing; Germany.

Conferences and Workshops

  • 31ST OCTOBER 2014: 1st Annual conference on Education and Lifelong Learning held at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC).

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 Conference Dates: 5TH – 6TH OCTOBER, 2017 


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Dissemination of Research Findings 26th May

Dr. Teresa Mwoma of Department of Early Childhood Studies will be presenting her research findings from a study funded by the Vice Chancellor’s research grant 2015/2016. The study was focusing on safety and security in preschools in the informal settlement: A case of Nairobi City County. The study was conducted in Nairobi informal settlements. Findings from the study will be disseminated to stakeholders in early childhood as well as scholars in Kenyatta University on 26th May 2017 at Kenyatta University BSSC room 12 starting at 10.30 am. Preliminary findings from the study were presented in the 4th annual early childhood development and education summit held in Mombasa from 13th to 17th March 2017.

4th Academic Seminar

The School of Education is planning to hold its 4th Academic Seminar on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th May 2017 at the College of Education & Lifelong Learning (Room 109) to provide space for awardees of the School's conference - related grants and time to share knowledge and experiences gained from their attendances locally and abroad.
The Seminar is designed to give opportunity to academic members of staff as well as young experienced researchers to model for our students and set good examples of how to engage in scholarly discourses. Our postgraduate students and their supervisors will have a forum to share their research work-in-progress from which they could get input for potential publications from their research by the time they are graduating.

The Guest Speaker will be Dr. Rhoda Gitonga who will address: Interactivity in Online Teaching & Learning in Higher Education.


The workshop has been structured to focus on specific research based processes and rigor, and is facilitated by....Click Here to Find out More

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