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Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme

Academic Mobility for African Sustainable Development/AMAS

Planning Meeting to Select Eligible

Candidates for Cohort-1

 

Place- Moi University

Date- 11th January 2018

 

Participants in the meeting for Planning Selection of Eligible Candidates:

 

# Name Institution Engagement Signature
1 Prof. Omar Egesah Moi University (MU) Convenor

 

2 Prof. Anne  Nangulu MU Oversight

 

3 Dr. Billian Khalayi MU Project Administrator and Secretariat

 

 

Report Details

It was agreed that the meeting to select eligible candidates be held on Tuesday 16th January 2018.

Prof. Egesah sent invitations to the following to confirm attendance for the Selection Meeting:

  1. Anne Nangulu (Deputy Director Commission for University Education (CUE), Coordinator AMAS)
  2. Omar Egesah (Head of Department, Anthropology and Liaison/ Co-PI AMAS)
  3. Billian Khalayi (Project Administrator and Secretariat)
  4. Peter Simatei (Dean, School of Arts and Social Sciences- SASS)
  5. Prof. J. Wamukoya (Dean, School of Information Sciences)
  6. Diana Kieti (Dean, School of Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management)
  7. Jamin Masinde (Director, Kitale Campus)
  8. Christopher J. Odhiambo (Dean, School of Graduate Studies)
  9. Joram Kareithi (School of Arts and Social Sciences Board Member on School of Graduate Studies)
  10. Ken Oluoch (Head of Department, History, Political Science and Public Administration)
  11. Barasa (Head of Department, Sociology)
  12. Hassan Ndzovu (Head of Department, Gender Studies)
  13. Imbayi (Head of Department, Tourism)
  14. Leonard Mulongo (Representing Dr. Alice Kurgat (Head of Department, Development Studies)
  15. Mary Wahome (Associate Dean, SASS)
  16. Catherine Buteyo (0726632242- Lecturer Human Resource)
  17. Scholastica Adeli (0722378267- Lecturer Sociology & Counselling Psychology)

 

 

Information on Allocation for Review of Candidates

After discussion on how the selection allocation would be done, it was agreed that the AMAS Technical Group be assigned a number of applicants for review and grading to select the suitable candidates from other universities to Moi University as follows,  for Masters Candidates:

 

  1. Ken Oluoch and Dr. Imbayi (Public Administration)
    1. Mariam
    2. Laila
  • Yasser
  1. Hounton (T2)

 

  1. Hassan Ndzovu and Dr. Billian Khalayi (Gender Studies)
    1. Youssouf
    2. Asma
  • Agossa
  1. Assogba (T2)

 

  1. Barasa and Prof. Joram Kareithi (Sociology)
    1. Nadia
    2. Evode (T2)
  • Japhet (T2)

 

It was also agreed that these AMAS Technical Group be assigned applicants for review and grading to select the suitable candidates from other universities to Moi University as follows, for Doctorate Candidates:

 

  1. Anne Nangulu and Prof. Leonard Mulongo (Development Studies)
  2. Almaz
  3. Adandenjan- Not in
  • Sossou- Not in
  1. Agoman (T2)
  2. Tagang (T2) – Not in

 

  1. Christopher J. Odhiambo and Prof. Omar Egesah (Anthropology)
    1. Aziz

 

It was further agreed that the AMAS Technical Group be assigned applicants for review and grading to select the suitable candidates from Moi University to other universities as follows, for Masters Candidates:

 

  1. Omar Egesah and Prof. Anne Nangulu (African Intellectual History and Cultural Studies)
    1. Alusiola
    2. Okemo
  • Joan (T2)

 

  1. Hassan Ndzovu and Prof. Peter Simatei (Gender Studies)
    1. Omuse
    2. Alivitsa
  • Kola (T2)

 

  1. Ken Oluoch and Dr. Barasa (International Relations)
    1. Makinia
    2. Koech
  • Rono Arnold
  1. Egesa
  2. Rebecca (T2)
  3. Sigilai (T2)

 

Additionally, it was agreed that the AMAS Technical Group be assigned applicants for review and grading to select the suitable candidates from Moi University to other universities as follows, for Doctorate candidates:

 

  1. Christopher J. Odhiambo and Prof. Joram Kareithi (Anthropology)
    1. Gatobu
    2. Josephine
  • Koki
  1. Linah

 

  1. Leonard Mulongo and Dr. Imbayi (Educational Policy and Leadership)
    1. Everlyne
    2. Omboko- Not in

 

  1. Billian Khalayi and Prof. Omar Egesah (Federalism)
    1. Ngetich
    2. Augustine
  • Duncan

 

  1. Imbayi and Prof. Peter Simatei (Peace and Security)
    1. Phillip
    2. Nasiwa

 

 

 

It was noted that all applicants from Moi University applied to Addis Ababa University and not to any other university.

 

Way Forward

We plan to meet as a team on Tuesday 16/1/2018 to make the selection and move on with important planning and correspondences as outlined in our AMAS milestones.

 

List of MU out – in Applicants 12012017

 

Flow Added  =
PUs to MU Doctorate T1-04 + T2-02 = 06
PUs to MU Master T1-07 + T2-04 = 11
MU to PU AAU Doctorate T1-11 + T2-00 = 11
MU to PU AAU T1-08 + T2-04 = 12
Total valid shortlisted 40

 

AMAS Reviews and Grading of Applicants

 

Dear AMAS Technical Group,

                       

Find attached / in your inbox a set of files to Review and Grade by scoring. Next I sent you the Score Card and instructions. Indeed thanks for accepting the task

 

These are candidates from Moi University / Kenya to other universities

                   

Prof. Omar Egesah (PhD)

Associate Professor of Anthropology, Moi University

 

 

 

 

 

 Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme

 

Academic Mobility for African Sustainable Development/AMAS

The overall objective of the Intra-Africa Academic Mobility programme is to promote sustainable development and ultimately contribute to poverty reduction by increasing the availability of trained and qualified high-level professional manpower in Africa.