Dr. Nick Waswa

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Namunga holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Curriculum Development from Moi
University; Masters in Curriculum Development from Nairobi University; and a
Bachelor of Education (ARTS) honors, from Nairobi University; specializing in Geography
and History. His working experience spans for 26 years, 21years as a Secondary
School Teacher and 5 years as a University Lecturer. He teaches  Special Methods of teaching History and
Government; Special Methods of Teaching Geography; Curriculum Development;
Educational Media and Resources; Media Practicals and Micro teaching.. His
research interests include Curriculum Development; History and Geography;
Teaching Methods Language and Educational Media and Resources. He has published
the following peer reviewed journal articles; and presented papers in academic
conferences as documented below:

PUBLICATIONS

Written the following
articles in refereed journals:

  1. Nick W. Namunga & Ruth N. Otunga.
    Teacher education as a driver for sustainable development in Kenya in International journal of Humanities
    and social sciences 
    Vol.2 No.5 March 2012(ISSN 2220 – 8488/ISSN 2221 –
    0989)
  2. William B. Wanjala & Nick W. Namunga.
    Age and patterns of use in the contact of Lubukusu and Lutachoni in the
    International Journal of Innovative
    Research and Development
    Vol. 6 Issue 2. Feb 2017(ISSN 2278 – 0211)
  3. Nick W. Namunga. Effects of
    Supervision of Instructional Practices on Teaching and Learning in Secondary
    Schools in Kenya in the International
    Journal of Scientific and Research Publications Vol
    . 7 Issue 2 Feb 2017(ISSN
    2250 – 3153).
  4. Nick W. Namunga. International
    Journal of Innovative research and development: Effects of free primary
    education on pupils’ participation in primary schools in Kenya Vol. 6 Issue 2
    Feb 2017  (ISSN 2278 – 0211)
  5. Nick W. Namunga & William B.
    wanjala. Assessment of the effect of provision and management of resources on
    teaching and learning in secondary schools in Bungoma County, Kenya in International Journal of Innovative Research
    and Advanced Studies
    Vol. 4 Issue 2, Feb 2017(ISSN 2394 – 4404)
  6. Nick W. Namunga. The relationship
    between teacher and student motivation and the quality of teaching and learning
    in secondary schools in International
    Journal of Scientific and Research publications
    Vol. 7  Issue 2 Feb 2017 (ISSN 2250 – 3153)
  7. Nick W. Namunga. Impact of the
    Management of school community relationship on students’ academic performance
    in International Journal of Scientific
    and Research publications
     Vol. 7 Issue 3 March 2017(ISSN 2250 – 3153)
  8. Nick W. Namunga. Impact of
    principals’ communication skills on students’ academic performance in Kenya in International Journal of Innovative Research
    and Advanced Studies
    Vol. 4 Issue 2 Feb 2017(ISSN 2394 – 4404)
  9. Tom
    M. Wawire & Nick W.  Namunga. Effects
    of literacy in Kenyan sign language on academic performance of pupils with
    hearing impairment in primary schools in Kenya in International Journal of
    Humanities and social service vol. 7 issue 5 May 2019(ISSN 2321 – 9203)
  10. Tom M. Wawire & Nick M. Namunga.
    Influence of pupils interpretation of Kenyan sign language on academic
    performance of pupils with hearing impairment in public primary schools in
    Kenya. in international Journal of innovative research and development Vol. 8
    issues 6 June 2019.(ISSN 2278 – 0211)
  11. Ochieng B. Adhiambo, Nick W. Namunga
    & Richard O. Ongowo. Factors influencing academic performance of learners
    with visual impairment in inclusive primary schools in Uriri sub county, Migori
    County, Kenya. International Journal of humanities & social studies.
    Volume1X issue 2. February.2021.(ISSN2321 – 9203)
  12. Riwa Norah A, Nick W. Namunga &
    Stella Juma. Factors influencing academic performance of learners with visual
    impairment integrated in public primary schools in Rongo Sub- county, Migori
    county Kenya. International Journal of humanities and social studies(ISSN 2321
    – 9203)

Attended
the following conferences:

  1. Presented
    a paper at the Seventh Annual International Conference between 6th
    to 10th September 2011,Moi University.
  2. Presented
    a paper at Rongo University International Multidisciplinary Research Conference
    6th -9th March 2018
  3. presented
    a paper at Rongo University International Multidisciplinary Research Conference
    12th-16th  August
    2019.

Professional Association

Member
of American Association of International Researchers