Dr. Mark Obonyo

Position: Tutorial Fellow
Title/Qualifications: Dr.
Department: Educational Foundations
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844 - 00100 Nairobi
Area of Specialization:Sociology of Education

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Research Interests:

  •  Sociology of Education and Policy, Women and Gender Studies, Education Policy Studies and Higher Education


  • Mark Obonyo 2009-2012 Widening access for students from ASAL regions to universities in Kenya CODESRIA


  • Dr. Mark M.Obonyo The contributions of Affirmative Action strategies to widening access to universities for students from
    Kenya’s ASAL regions Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya 31st October, 2014.

Administrative positions held to date:

  • Departmental Deputy Examination Co-ordinator, Kitui Campus, Coordinator, School of Education, Kitui Campus

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News and Events


 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.


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