He is an accomplished researcher, scholar and educator. He has authored over 15 publications, supervised several PhD, Masters and Undergraduate students in different Universities among them Kenyatta University, University of Nairobi, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and university of East Anglia, UK
Prof. Kaberia has received several accolades for his exemplary service in academia. Most notably is the Order of Grand Warrior which he received in 2004 for his distinguished service in Higher Education in Kenya.
Prof Edoumiekumo’s highest intellectual passion is the search for consumption and production of knowledge. This outright scholar has written and published widely in local, national and international journals, books, book chapters, research reports and monographs. He has also attended and presented seminal papers at several national and international conferences. His web of knowledge has produced scholarly works in economics. Professor Samuel Edoumiekumo presented the 17th Inaugural Lecture in 2015 titled GOD MAN AND THE WORLD: THE NIGERIAN TRIPODIC ‘EXCHANGEOLOGICAL’ DILEMMA at the Niger Delta University. Edoumiekumo is a pastor, teacher, a tutor, a don, a marketer, banker and member of Boards in several reputable organisations. He has consulted for various organisations including some world bank assisted Agencies.His intellectual erection and carriage as a philosopher and professor of economics is a burning endorsement of his monumental contributions to the foundation of economics and social science studies in Nigeria and in the world. The erudite scholar has served as Chairman, National Universities Commission (NUC) Accreditation Team.He is an ASUU veteran. Professor Samuel Gowon Edoumiekumo is happily married with children.
Adejuyigbe who was born at Efon – Alaye, Ekiti State of Nigeria on 16th November, 1956 is a Professor in the Department of Department of Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering, Federal University, Oye, Ekiti, Nigeria. Adejuyigbe has Full Technological Certificate of City and Guilds, London; Higher National Diploma (HND) of Ondo State Polytechnic, Owo, Nigeria; Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) of Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu, Nigeria; Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Production Engineering from Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria.Certificate in Management of Higher Education Institutions – June 28 – July 9, 2012 at Galilee International Management Institute, P.O. Box 208, Nahalal, Bat 10600 (Kibbutz Mizra), Israel.
Adejuyigbe is a known scholar of National and International repute who has contributed very significantly to scholarship innovative inventions and scientific breakthrough in Nigeria and abroad. He has over 30 year’s academic experience at both Polytechnic and University levels. He is a born leader, an assiduous worker, a motivator, an innovator and an academic achiever.
As a very reputable scholar and a hardworking and resilient academician, he has about 156 publications in his area of FOCUS that is, Computer Aided Engineering (CAD, CADD, CAM, CIM, and CAPP), Manufacturing Engineering and Management. He was formerly The Head of Mechanical Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria and also the former Administrator, (Director) Directorate of Works and Services, and the former Dean, College of Engineering of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria. He was the Vice Chairman of Committee of Deans of Engineering and Technology of Nigerian Universities (CODET).
His contribution to academic curriculum development, staff development and capacity building programmes are very well recognized. He has supervised and graduated 12 PhD students, 59 Masters of Engineering students, 32 Post Graduate Diploma students; 51 Bachelors of Science/Engineering Degree students; and 19 Higher National Diplomas students.
He is a Member Nigerian Society of Engineers (MNSE), Member Ghana Institute of Engineers (MGhIE), Member, Materials Science and Engineering Society of Nigeria (MSN). and Registered with Council of Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).
With a teaching and academic administrative experience spanning more than two decades, Prof. Singh is committed to advance the mission, vision, and short and long-term goals of CFD. She holds a Doctorate in Psychology and also added to her academic credentials an executive program in Human Resource Management from one of the top most business school in India, Indian Institute of Management (IIM-C) and is a Certified Practitioner from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-CP).
She is also a Certified Licensed Practitioner of EQ-i/ EQ 360 from MHS, Inc., Canada, Certified Trainer from HRD Academy, UK, Certified Professional Assessor from IPM, Canada and a Certified MBTI practitioner by CPP-Asia Pacific and enjoys training and consultancy in Personality Typology, Stress Management, leadership, Team Building, Communication and other Behavioral Aspects.
Prof. Abhilasha is a keen researcher and a prolific writer, and has published more than 30 papers, articles and many case studies pertaining to the GCC region in national and international journals in the area of managing people like talent management, leadership, employee value proposition, stress management, knowledge management etc., while also being engaged in ensuring accreditation compliance documents for national and international accreditation for institutional effectiveness.
Throughout her distinguished career, she has held a series of academic administrative positions at various institutions including Institute of Management Technology, Dubai, School of Management Sciences, India and Effat University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and her experience as a faculty, researcher, academic administrative and scholar has not only resulted in published articles in national and international journals but also frequent invitations to numerous speaking engagements to present to national and international audiences.
She has many awards and accolades to her credit from various national/ international organizations including the recent CMO Asia’s Education Leadership Award in 2017, the best Indywood Award for Educational Excellence-2017, Best Researcher Award in 2015, Asia’s Education Excellence Award, Singapore in 2014, ‘Award for Teaching Excellence’ in the year 2013 by INDUS Foundation USA, and ‘Distinguished Service Award’ in the year 2009 by the Association of Indian Management Scholars-International. Also, she is the first to receive the fellow title from International forums of Management
Scholars (INFOMS), USA award to foster excellence in management education awarded in March 2014. Her commitment to teaching and research excellence led to many research grants, including from the National Research Foundation, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research on “From Education to Employment: Identification of Key Priorities for Employability of Emirati Nationals in Public and Private Sector”.
Needless to mention, she shatters the glass ceiling and truly believes in making a difference in facilitating quality education in the Higher Education sector.
Professor Henry Kiplangat has also worked directly for the Chancellor, His Excellency Daniel T. Arap Moi, Second President of the Republic of Kenya via many of the Chancellor’s affiliated institutions. In his administrative career, Henry has held a variety of leadership positions, including two Chief Principal and CEO positions of leading private Christian co-educational Schools, namely Sacho High School (1995 – 2001) and Moi High School – Kabarak (2001 – 2015). During his tenure as a High School Principal, he performed exceptionally well through effective leadership styles and integrity.
Henry’s management skills enabled him to rise to the top of the charts of Kenya’s Best Performing Schools. He is a strategic planner; team leader; articulate and persuasive communicator; result-oriented and an analytical thinker. These, coupled with excellent interpersonal skills, allowed him to translate strategy into management objectives with measurable key business indicators, in this case, a top performer. It is these ethos that saw him move the previously unknown Sacho High School, where he was Principal from 1995 to 2001, from the lower ranks to compete with giants.
During his tenure as Principal of Sacho High School, Professor Kiplangat did not to rest on his laurels; he decisively moved the school from number 126 to number 8 in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education National Exams in the span of six years. His vision for excellence did not stop there as he brought this success story to Moi High School Kabarak. Armed with three key principles: vision, discipline, and leading with the heart, he took the School’s motto; “On Earth We Rise,” literally and drove the school’s performance from an average to excellent, attaining position one in Kenya in 2012, and has since remained at the top. As a result, in 2013, the Kenya Secondary Schools Headteachers Association (KSSHA) and Ministry of Education awarded Prof. Kiplangat the Principal of the Year Award. Similarly, the KSSHA (Nakuru Chapter) Principal of the Year Award went to Prof. Kiplangat in recognition of outstanding performance of Moi High School – Kabarak in Nakuru County.
As a result of Prof. Kiplangat’s focus on achievement and contribution to nation building through meticulous leadership and production of top students in National Examinations, leading to high end value laden professionals, he caught national recognition. He holds the award of Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear (M.B.S.), an award and honour conferred by H.E. The President and Commander- in-chief of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kenya, in recognition of the distinguished services rendered to the nation in various capacities and responsibilities. In addition, he was also awarded the Order of the Grand Warrior of Kenya (O.G.W.) which is also a medal awarded by H.E. the President of the Republic of Kenya, in recognition of the distinguished services rendered to the nation in various capacities and responsibilities.
Prof. Kiplangat is a firm believer in the Lord Jesus Christ and also a seasoned veteran in biblical evangelism which is core to institutions he has been entrusted with and has a brilliant business mind that has seen these institutions prosper economically. He also has a deep understanding of Kabarak University’s history and culture that is precious to the Chancellor and his vision for the establishment. He serves as Chairman, A.I.C. Kabarak Local Church Council which is responsible for spiritual guidance of Kabarak Institutions and recently fulfilled the Biblical calling and ascended to Jerusalem, the Holy City, Capital of Israel and is henceforth authorized to bear the title ‘Jerusalem Pilgrim.’
Henry is a founder member of the Kabarak University Teaching, Research and Referral Mission Hospital Task Force and member, Board of Directors of Moi High School Kabarak, Sacho High School, Moi Educational Centre Limited and is the Board Chair of Sunshine Secondary School Limited. He is also the Chairman, Transnational Bank and Director, Siginon Freight Ltd. Prof. Kiplangat has previously served as a Director of Industrial Development Bank Capital Limited, Milling Corporation of Kenya and Eveready East Africa Ltd.
Professor Henry keeps abreast with cutting edge developments in his career and research. He is a member of the East African Higher Education Quality Assurance Network (EAQAN), the Kenya Quality Assurance Network (KQUAN), European Centre for Research Training and Development (UK), Educational Management Society of Kenya (EMSK) and the Institute of Directors (I.O.D.), Kenya.
Prof. Kiplangat is a PhD and Master’s Supervisor of several candidates. His research area is in higher education and has published widely in the area of university management practices and its impact on the job satisfaction of the academic staff. His publications are found in high impact journals such as: International Journal of Education, Learning and Development; Global Journal of Human Resource Management; Journal of Education and Practice; Journal of Emerging Trends in Educational Research and Policy Studies (JETERAPS); Universal Journal of Educational Research (UJER); Global Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; European Journal of Training and Development Studies and International Journal of Education and Multidisciplinary Studies. He has also published a book with Utafiti Foundation titled Headteachers’ Response to the “Marketing Concept”: Schools in England and Reflections on Kenya’s Educational System. (2016).
Henry is committed to serving the community and is the Chairman, Board of Management of Baringo High School, Sirwa Secondary School and Mogotio High School. He is a Life Member of the Kenya Red Cross Society among other outreach activities. He has been recognized for his pioneer contribution to the MHS-K Alumni Endowment Fund and support of the Africa Inland Church. Prof. Kiplangat is a responsible family man and is married to Dr. Gladys Jerobon Kiptiony who has prayerfully supported him through his illustrious career and together they have three wonderful children, namely; Daniel Kalya, Ann Jebaibai and Ian Imanda.
Prof. Kiplangat received his B.Ed. (Arts) from Kenyatta University, M.A. (Education) from the University of Lancaster and PhD (Educational Administration and Planning) from the Catholic University of Eastern Africa. He is also an alumnus of Galilee International Management Institute, Israel.
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