Patrick Oduor Owoche

Patrick Oduor Owoche

Name: Patrick Oduor Owoche

Contact details:

E-mail: powoche@kibu.ac.ke

Website: kibu.ac.ke

Academic Qualification

Institution [ Date from – to ]Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:
Kibabii University, Kenya, 2014-to datePhD Candidate in Information Technology
Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology, Kenya 2010-2013MSc in Information Technology
Kenya Accountants and Secretaries National Examinations Board (KASNEB), 2006 -2009Certified Information Communication Technologist (CICT) III
Egerton University, Kenya, 1995-2000BEd Science (Mathematics & Physics)
KTI – New Jersey USA, 2005Diploma in Office System Technology
Maseno University, Kenya, 2008-2009Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) II

Field of Specialization

 

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) – Professional Member
  • International Federation of IT in Travel & Tourism (IFITT)
  • International Education and Resource Network (iEARN) – Kenya

Work Experience

Date from toInstitution, Location (City, Country)Person Responsible ToPositionResponsibilities/Duties
2015 to dateKibabii UniversityCoD IT DepartmentLecturerLecture and mentor undergraduate students
2011-2012Estill High School SC USASchool principalTeacher of MathematicsTeach and mentor high school students
2001 -2014Teachers Service Commision, KenyaSchool PrincipalHigh School Teacher – Mathematics, Physics & Computer Science teacherTeach and mentor high school students

Professional Research Interest

  • Web technologies, Social Media, Search Engine Optimization, Neuromarketing
  • eLearning

Research Experience and Funds Attracted

YearPosition in ProjectResponsibilities/DutiesResearch/Project TitleAmount (₤, €, $, KES)
2017PhD StudentPhD researchModelling Tourism and Hospitality Website into Web 3.0 for Enhanced E-Tourism
2017MemberKibabii University NRF 2016 Infrastructure SupportKES 64,000,000

Consultancy

YearPosition in Consultancy TeamResponsibilities/DutiesConsultancy/Project TitleAmount (₤, €, $, KES)
2018ChiefDirect the design and development of school websiteNazareth School Website – Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Selected Publications 2015-2018: Books and Book Chapters

  • Owoche, P., Wanyembi, G., & Kilwake, H. (2016). TCO: IT Measurement Metric. Deutschland: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing. ISBN: 978-3-659- 91083-8.

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

  1. Motochi, V., Barasa, S., Owoche, P., & Wabwoba, F. (2017). The Role of Virtualization towards Green Computing and Environmental Sustainability. International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Engineering & Technology (IJARCET), 6 (6), 851 – 858.
  2. Barasa, P., Owoche, P., & Nambiro, A. W. (2016). E-learning Transforming Economies. International Journal of Trend in Research and Development, Volume 3(6), 387-389.
  3. Etene, Y., Owoche, P., & Oboko, R. (2016). A Multi-Agent System to Support ICT based Distance Learningthrough Modeling of Learner Needs: The Caseof Bachelor of Education at the University of Nairobi. IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering (IOSR-JCE) e-ISSN: 2278-0661,p-ISSN: 2278-8727, Volume 18, Issue 5, Ver. IV, 26-31.
  4. Owoche, P. O., Wanyembi, G., & Kilwake, H. J. (2015). Evaluating Total Cost of Ownership for University Enterprise Resource Planning: Case of Maseno University. IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering (IOSR-JCE) e-ISSN: 2278-0661, p-ISSN: 2278-8727, Volume 17, Issue 2. 79-87

Conferences

  1. Owoche, P. (2018). Hotel website evaluation model in the context of Web 3.0 paradigm. Proceedings of ENTER2018 PhD Workshop. ISBN 978-1-84469-033-6 (pp. 63-70). Jönköping: University of Surrey.
  2. Owoche, P. O., Ikoha, A., & Mbugua, S. (2017). Hotel Website Evaluation Model in the Context of Web 3.0 Paradigm. IFITT Doctoral Summer School 2017 (pp. 25-36). Salzburg: Salzburg University of Applied Sciences.
  3. Owoche, P., (2017). Modelling Hotel Websites into Web 3.0. ENTER2017 eTourism Conference PhD Workshop Research Proposals. ISBN 978-88-6101-016-1 (pp. 33-38). Rome: Università della Svizzera italiana. http://ifitt.org/enter2017/)