Dennis Karugu Gichuki

Dennis Karugu Gichuki

Name: Dennis Karugu Gichuki

Contact details:

E-mail: ……@kibu.ac.ke

Website: kibu.ac.ke

Academic Qualification

Institution [ Date from – to ]Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:
Kibabii University, Kenya, 2014- DateMSc. Information Technology (ongoing)
Makerere University, Uganda, 2004 – 2007Bachelor of Information Technology
St. Lawrence Citizens’ High School, Uganda, 2002 – 2003Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) A Level
Moi Secondary School, Kenya, 1998 – 2001Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) O Level

Field of Specialization

  • Computer Hardware
  • Programming: C, C++, Java
  • Computer Networks

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) – Membership Number: 4960414
  • Internet Society – Membership Number: 190289
  • Internet Society- Kenya Chapter Membership – Membership Number: 776386
  • International Association for Engineers (IAENG) – Membership Number: 153646
  • Universal Association of Computer and Electronic – Membership Number: SM1010003317

Work Experience

Date from toInstitution, Location (City, Country)Person Responsible ToPositionResponsibilities/Duties
Feb 2016 – Aug 2018KCA University, KenyaICT DirectorICT Coordinator
  • Managing the ICT section
  • Allocation of ICT resources
  • Organizing ICT training for staff and students
  • Liaising with service providers
Jan 2015 – DateKibabii UniversityCOD Computer SciencePart Time Technician
  • Managing routine operations of the labs
  • Preparing lab instructional materials
  • Conducting lab sessions
    Sep 2015 – Jan 2016KCA University, KenyaICT CoordinatorICT Assistant
    • User support
    • System configurations
    • ERP support
      May 2015 – Aug 2018KCA University, KenyaAcademic CoordinatorPart-Time Instructor
      • Managing routine operations of the labs
      • Preparing lab instructional materials
      • Instructing diploma courses
      • Conducting lab sessions
        Sep 2014 – DateKibabii University, KenyaCOD ITPart-Time Instructor
        • Managing routine operations of the labs
        • Preparing lab instructional materials
        • Instructing diploma courses
        • Conducting lab sessions
          Sep 2011 – Apr 2012African Institute of Research & Development Studies, KenyaGeneral ManagerPrincipal
          • Managing routine operations of the campus
          • Preparing Budgets for the campus
          • Recruiting
            Jun 2010 – Aug 2011African Institute of Research & Development Studies, KenyaPrincipalAcademic Registrar
            • Coordinating all academic affairs of the campus
            • Timetabling
            • Supervising academic staff
            • Keeping custody of lesson plans and class registers
            • Student exam registration processing
            Jul 2009 – May 2010African Institute of Research & Development Studies, KenyaAcademic RegistrarICT HOD
            • Coordinating all ICT department affairs of the campus
            • Departmental timetabling
            • Provision of ICT support
            • Keeping custody of inventory
            Feb 2009 – Jun 2009African Institute of Research & Development Studies, KenyaICT HODICT Lecturer
            • Instructing diploma course in IT
            • Setting and marking internal examination
            • Conducting lab sessions
            Jan 2008 – Jan 2009Nakuru College of Health Sciences & Management, KenyaPrincipalICT officer & Lecturer
            • Instructing diploma course in IT
            • Setting and marking internal examination
            • Conducting lab sessions

            Professional Research Interest

            • Virtualization, Thin clients, and green ICT
            • Emerging trends in ICT including 4th Industrial revolution
            • Cloud computing

            Research Experience and Funds Attracted

            YearPosition in ProjectResponsibilities/DutiesResearch/Project TitleAmount (₤, €, $, KES)
            2014AuthorAuthor, Trademark East AfricaAdoption and Use of Information Communication Technologies by Small and Medium Enterprise for Trade in East African RegionKsh 129,816.00

            Consultancy

            YearPosition in Consultancy TeamResponsibilities/DutiesConsultancy/Project TitleAmount (₤, €, $, KES)
                

            Selected Publications 2015-2018: Books and Book Chapters

             

            Selected Publications 2015-2018: Scientific Articles Published in Refereed Journals