Dr. Oliver Wasonga is an Ecologist with specialization in Rangeland Ecology and Pastoral Production Systems and over 18 years’ experience in work related to Sustainable Rangeland Management, Climate Change Adaptation and Pastoral Livelihoods. He is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology (LARMAT) at the University of Nairobi . During 2011- 2014, he worked as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the German Institute for Tropical and Sub-Tropical Agriculture (DITSL) at the University of Kassel in Witzenhausen, Germany.
In addition to teaching, he has supervised seven (7) PhD and thirteen (13) MSc students to completion, and currenty supervising eleven (11) PhD and eight (8) MSc. students. He represents the Department of LARMAT in the Faculty of Agriculture committees for postgraduate studies, industrial attachment, and chairs the Faculty‘s timetabling committee. READ MORE