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Species Used in Rehabilitating Degraded Areas of Turkana County, Kenya’. Academia Journal of
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October 2015 to date
: Assistant Research Scientist-Kenya Forestry Research Institute
Roles and Responsibilities
: Masters of Science in Biotechnology, Bioprocessing and Business
Management, Warwick University, United Kingdom
: Bachelor of Science (BSc.) in Natural Resources Management, Egerton
University, Nakuru, Kenya
Designing, Planning and conducting research experiments: Skilled in designing
experimental trials, planning and executing project tasks to achieve results.
Clear and concise writing skills: I am proficient in writing research proposals, journal
papers, research reports, quarterly and annual reports and reviewing.
Presentation skills: Able to communicate research findings, proficient in power point
Problem solving skills: able to identify and solve different problems arising in my
Data organization and analysis: able to collect, organize, analyze data and interpret
data using Excel, SPSS and R
Project management skills: able to plan, execute, monitor, report and evaluate
Team work and collaboration: have excellent interpersonal skill
Communication skills: I have learned how to relate with people and various
stakeholders, maintaining good and professional relationships with my colleagues at
Mentoring and supervision: able to mentor and supervise students on attachment
and volunteers. I have also lead various field teams in executing various activities
such as field days and exhibitions.
ICT Competence: I am well versed with MS suite such as Word, Excel, Power point,
Mendeley, Q GIS software. I am also proficient in using the internet and emails.
Detail Oriented: I value accuracy and ensure that every duty I undertake pays close
attention to details and captures all the valuable research data.