Pictures from various workshops by Prof. Maurice Amutabi

DA-CUEA May 2012

DA-CUEA May 2012

IDA-CUEA Conference Group Photograph May 2012

IDA-CUEA Conference Group Photograph May 2012

Group Picture for IDA-CUEA May 2012

Group Picture for IDA-CUEA May 2012

Group Photograph for IDA-CUEA May 2012

Group Photograph for IDA-CUEA May 2012

Dr Johannes with IDA-CUEA Conference participants

Dr Johannes with IDA-CUEA Conference participants

Dr Elizabeth Ngumbi  and Ivana

Dr Elizabeth Ngumbi and Ivana

Yvan Droz speaking

Yvan Droz speaking

The Group Picture of particopants at the IFRA-CUEA Conference April 26-28, 2012

The Group Picture of particopants at the IFRA-CUEA Conference April 26-28, 2012

he French Ambassador to Kenya addresses conference participants while Prof. Amutabi, Prof. Thibon and Prof, Yvan Droz look on

he French Ambassador to Kenya addresses conference participants while Prof. Amutabi, Prof. Thibon and Prof, Yvan Droz look on

Sr Florence Muia and Fr Dr John Lukwata at the French Embassy Reception

Sr Florence Muia and Fr Dr John Lukwata at the French Embassy Reception

Rev Dr Lukwata praying, at the Fnerch Ambassador's Residence

Rev Dr Lukwata praying, at the Fnerch Ambassador’s Residence

Prof. Yvan Droz, Prof. Maurice Amutabi, Prof. C. Thibon and the French Ambassador to Kenya

Prof. Yvan Droz, Prof. Maurice Amutabi, Prof. C. Thibon and the French Ambassador to Kenya

Prof. Thibon's address

Prof. Thibon’s address

Prof. Simala, Dr Kikai and Dr Kiruthu during the IFRA-CUEA conference, at the French Amb Residence

Prof. Simala, Dr Kikai and Dr Kiruthu during the IFRA-CUEA conference, at the French Amb Residence

Prof. Maurice Amutabi and friends at the French Embassy

Prof. Maurice Amutabi and friends at the French Embassy

Prof. Maurice Amutabi addresses delegates at the French Ambassador's Residence, Nairobi

Prof. Maurice Amutabi addresses delegates at the French Ambassador’s Residence, Nairobi

Prof. Majawa, Dr Kavulya and Rev Dr Lukwata at the French Amb Residence during the IFRA-CUEA Conference

Prof. Majawa, Dr Kavulya and Rev Dr Lukwata at the French Amb Residence during the IFRA-CUEA Conference

Prof. Jude Ngonga Speaks at the French Ambassador's Residence

Prof. Jude Ngonga Speaks at the French Ambassador’s Residence

Prof. Christian Thibon Speaking to delegates

Prof. Christian Thibon Speaking to delegates

Juliet Kamau and Prof. Elinami Swai and Dr Ndeda at the French Embassy Reception

Juliet Kamau and Prof. Elinami Swai and Dr Ndeda at the French Embassy Reception

Group Picture of participants at the IFRA-CUEA Conference April 26-28, 2012

Group Picture of participants at the IFRA-CUEA Conference April 26-28, 2012

French Ambassador to Kenya

French Ambassador to Kenya

CUEA-IFRA Conference

CUEA-IFRA Conference

Applause to the French Ammbassador to Kenya by delegates

Applause to the French Ammbassador to Kenya by delegates

Delegates mingling at the Amb Residence

Delegates mingling at the Amb Residence

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About African Interdisciplinary Studies Association Website

Prof. Maurice Nyamanga Amutabi is President of African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA), a pioneer professional associaiton bringing together members from all disciplines in Africa and abroad. He is a former Fulbright Scholar who previously worked as Deputy Vice Chancellor at Kisii University and also Director of Research and Professor in Peace and Strategic Studies at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA), 2010-2013. He has previously taught at Central Washington University, USA (2005-2010) in African Studies Programme and Moi University (1992-2000) in the Department of Development Studies and other public universities in Kenya. Prof. Amutabi holds a PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA in History and African Studies. He received his B.A (Hons) in 1989 in Political Science and History and M.A in 1991 from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. Maurice Amutabi is co-editor of Regime Change and Succession Politics in Africa: Five Decades of Misrule (with Shadrack Wanjala Nasong’o) – in 2013. Amutabi also co-edited Africa after Fifty Years: Retrospections and Reflections (with Toyin Falola and Sylvester Gundona) in 2012. Amutabi is the author of The NGO Factor in Africa: The Case of Arrested Development in Kenya (New York: Routledge, 2006). Amutabi is co-author of Nationalism and Democracy for People-Centered Development in Africa (Moi University Press, 2000). He has also co-authored Foundations of Adult Education in Africa (Cape Town/Hamburg: Pearson/UNESCO, 2005). He has written two novels, Because of Honor (a novel on Islam in Africa) and These Good People (a novel on corruption in Africa). Amutabi is also the author of Nakhamuma Stories (a collection of short stories from the Abaluyia community of western Kenya). His chapters have appeared in over thirty books. His articles have appeared in several refereed and reputable journals such as African Studies Review, African Contemporary Cultural Studies, Canadian Journal of African Studies, International Journal of Educational Development; and Jenda: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. Amutabi has made presentations at over one hundred national and international conferences. Amutabi is the Vice-President of the Kenya Studies and Scholars’ Association (KESSA), Kenya’s premier research and academic organization. He is the editor-in-chief of Kenya Studies Review and Eastern Africa Journal of Humanities and Sciences. Prof. Amutabi has conducted extensive research on many issues of development. He has taught courses on peace and conflict and gender and development. He teaches in the PhD and Masters Programme in the Institute of Peace and Security Studies at Kisii University. He enjoys blogging and writing and is an avid sports fan, but does not support any of team, preferring to support the team that plays well.
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