Prof. Yole joins Covid-19 global College of Experts
The Director of the School of Biological and Life Sciences, Prof. Dorcas Yole, has been appointed to the Global College of Experts to help in understanding Covid-19 pandemic through research and seek ways to mitigate health impact in low and middle income countries. Prof. Yole becomes a member of the College of Experts for joint Department of Health and Social Care (DHS) and the United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI) Global  Effort on Covid-19 (GECO) Health Research Call. She will be part of the team charged with reviewing proposals addressing Covid-19 in low and middle... Full story on Prof. Yole joins Covid-19 global College of Experts
TU-K Hosts Webinar on Information Services for the Future
The School of Information and Social Studies in conjunction with the Directorate of Research and Knowledge Exchange, on 28th October 2020, hosted an international webinar on redesigning information services to satisfy the emerging information needs of the society. The webinar, titled “Ahead of the Curve: redesigning information services for the future”, was facilitated by Dr. Debra Wallace, the Executive Director, Knowledge and Library Services at the Harvard Business School in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.... Full story on TU-K Hosts Webinar on Information Services for the Future
TU-K VC to serve on ACU governing council
Prof Francis Aduol, the Vice-Chancellor of the Technical University of Kenya (TU-K), has been elected to join the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) as a Council member. The Council has 23 members who are vice-chancellors of ACU member universities from across the Commonwealth. They are usually elected by their peers within the ACU membership network. Others from Africa are: Prof Gabriel Ayum Teye of the University for Development Studies, Ghana; Prof Barnabas Nawangwe of Makerere University, Uganda; Prof Dhanjay Jhurry of University of Mauritius; Prof Wim de Villiers of... Full story on TU-K VC to serve on ACU governing council