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School of Sciences & Informatics

Informatics and Computing Department

What We Do

The Informatics and Computing Department aims at producing top notch scholars and practitioners to offer competitive leadership in all aspects of Informatics and Communication Technology and Geo-informatics for the national and international marketplace. We cultivate positive attitude towards computing and its dynamics in a view to produce graduates capable of adapting to the dynamic trends of global markets while upholding the Taita Taveta University’s core values, embraced within our academic programs. Our Mission is to produce leaders and professionals in computing, Geo-informatics for advancing science and entrepreneurship for enhancing socio-economic and sustainable development.

Chairman of the Department

Grace Mwaura
Ms. Grace Mwaura

Brief Profile of the Chairman

Name: Ms. Grace Mwaura
Qualifications: MSc, Bsc, CPA-K, CISA Certified
Position: Chairman of I&C Department
Organizational Unit: Department of Informatics & Computing.
Field: Computing.
Areas of interest: Machine Learning, AI, Cyber Security and Internet of things
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Grace Mwaura’s has over 9 years of experience at a leading Kenyan university teaching students from various social and cultural backgrounds. She holds a Master of Science and a Bachelor of Science degree In information Technology both from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. Currently she is pursuing a PHD in Information Technology from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. Her research interests spans Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security and Internet of things. As the Chairman of the Department of informatics & Computing, she is involved in training and supervision of Information Technology students.

List of Staff in the Department

  • Ms. Grace Mwaura – Chairman of Department
  • Dr. Geofrey Makokha – Senior Lecturer, Director – ODeL
  • Dr. Solomon Mwanjele Mwagha – Lecturer
  • Mr Martin Mulwa – Assistant Lecturer
  • Mr Stephen Katoto – Assistant Lecturer
  • Mr. Francis Gitau – MSc. GIS – Tutorial Fellow
  • Mr. Joshua Kibet Serem – ICT Technologist
  • Mr. Joel Wanina – Lab Technician

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Contacts Information

P.O. Box 635 – 80300
Voi – Kenya

+254 721 113 302/ +254 774 222 064/ +254 662 322 234

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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