Table 13b: University of Nairobi Number of Professors by Ethnicity 1964-1985

KENYATTA REGIME: 1970s

 

 

 

 

 

Ethnicity

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1974-1975

Luo

GEMA

White

Asian

Luhya

Kisii

Kamba

Coast

Kalenjin

Maasai

Somali

Kuria

Foreign (not White)

Luo/Kis/Luhya

Kenyan non-Luo unsure

Faculty of Agriculture

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

1

3

19

5

2

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

5

 

 

Faculty of Arch, Design, Dev***

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

 

 

13

6

 

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

5

 

 

Faculty of Arts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

15

10

35

5

2

1

4

5

2

 

 

 

7

 

2

Faculty of Science

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

7

5

25

10

2

1

 

1

 

1

 

 

9

1

 

Faculty of Commerce

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

3

3

21

2

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

Faculty of Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

1

6

20

1

2

3

2

1

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

Faculty of Engineering

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

3

2

21

11

1

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

9

 

 

Faculty of Law

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

1

5

7

1

2

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

 

1

Faculty of Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors and lecturers

4

16

46

15

5

1

1

3

1

 

 

 

9

 

1

Faculty of Veterinary Science

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

professors, lecturers, & clinicians

4

3

23

1

1

 

1

1

2

4

2

 

4

 

1

Institute for Development Studies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 director, professor, & fellows

1

3

10

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Institute of African Studies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

director, lecturers, & fellows

1

1

1

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

 

School of Journalism

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

director and lecturers

 

1

3

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Institute of Adult Studies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

director, lecturers, & tutors(B.A.s)

2

7

1

1

2

 

1

2

 

1

 

 

 

 

3

TOTAL:

43

65

245

58

22

7

13

16

5

6

4

 

57

1

8

1977-1978

Luo

GEMA

White

Asian

Luhya

Kisii

Kamba

Coast

Kalenjin

Maasai

Somali

Kuria

Foreign (not White)

Luo/Kis/Luhya

Kenyan non-Luo unsure

Faculty of Agriculture

4

11

16

11

2

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

5

2

 

Faculty of Arch,Design, &Dev

1

8

12

4

4

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

4

 

 

Faculty of Arts

16

24

21

6

9

6

8

7

1

 

 

1

13

5

1

Faculty of Science

20

12

27

12

1

 

1

2

 

1

2

 

7

2

3

Faculty of Commerce

2

8

2

2

2

1

2

2

1

 

 

1

5

1

 

Faculty of Education

2

11

8

1

8

4

3

3

 

 

 

 

1

2

 

Faculty of Engineering

4

11

14

13

4

3

 

6

 

 

1

1

2

1

 

Faculty of Law

4

6

2

1

2

1

1

2

 

 

 

 

 

1

3

Faculty of Medicine

18

32

47

19

5

5

3

6

1

 

1

 

18

7

2

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

5

19

16

2

3

1

 

5

2

2

2

 

3

1

1

Institute of Adult Studies

4

8

1

1

2

 

 

2

1

 

 

 

3

 

4

Institute of African Studies

2

2

3

1

 

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

Institute for Development Studies#

4

5

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

1

School of Journalism

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

1

TOTAL:

86

158

179

73

42

15

57

40

7

3

6

3

63

23

16

*Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Science are combined for this list; **Deans & Asst Deans for all depts are also listed as professors. They are only counted once on this list.

 

 

 

***Faculty of Architecture, Design, and Development

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

****1 counted elsewhere, too (the dean of the faculty of arts in addition to 1 of the directors of cultural studies)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#Includes up to Junior Research Fellow. Does not include Graduate Research Assistants, Publications Editor, or Research Documentalist

 

 

 

 

 

 

MOI REGIME:1980s

 

 

 

 

 

Ethnicity

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1984-85

Luo

GEMA

White

Asian

Luhya

Kisii

Kamba

Coast

Kalenjin

Maasai

Somali

Kuria

Foreign

Luo/Kis/Luhya

Kenyan non-Luo unsure

College of Adult and Distance Education

4

9

 

1

5

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

2

 

 

College of Agric & Veterinary Sciences

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

1

 

 

Faculty of Agriculture

9

22

13

4

2

1

2

1

1

 

 

 

3

 

5

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

9

47

8

 

5

1

2

5

3

1

 

1

3

 

1

College of Architecture and Engineering

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty of Arch, Design & Development

5

13

1

8

3

 

1

1

 

 

1

 

2

 

3

Faculty of Arts

31

32

14

4

6

2

6

9

1

1

1

1

9

3

10

Faculty of Sciences

23

25

12

9

6

3

2

3

2

 

 

 

10

1

5

Faculty of Engineering

8

14

2

10

5

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

9

 

3

College of Biological and Physical Sciences

1

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Institute of Computer Sciences

1

4

3

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

College of Health Sciences

 

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty of Medicine

25

62

7

22

16

2

9

4

3

2

 

 

14

2

12

College of Humanities & Soc Sciences

1

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

Faculty of Commerce

3

11

1

 

3

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

3

2

1

Faculty of Law

7

7

2

 

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

4

Institute of African Studies

1

3

1

1

2

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

Institute for Development Studies

4

3

 

 

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Population Studies and Research

5

2

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School of Journalism

 

4

1

 

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL:

137

265

66

60

57

10

30

28

13

4

2

2

59

9

46

Based on data presented in University of Nairobi Staff Lists, 1974-1975, 1978-1979;1984-1985.