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Coordinator School of Science


Name: Dr Catherine Gichunge

Position: Lecturer at TUC

Education: PhD in Public Health (Australia),


Specialization and key qualifications:

1. Strong team building skills and ability to work in teams in a

multidisciplinary and multicultural environment.

2. Research/teaching/communication in the following areas:

Food and nutrition security; food environment; sustainable      livelihoods; dietary habits; vulnerable   groups (women, those infected  and affected with HIV and AIDS, refugees, IDPs); impact of environment on health.

3. Management and Organization: Project management-planning,

implementation and monitoring and evaluation. Human resource management-staff recruitment and training.


   Coordinator of the school of science at Turkana University College