Alex AwitiVice Provost
Dr. Awiti is Vice Provost of the Aga Khan University, in addition to being the Establishing Director of the East Africa Institute and Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; where he is involved in curriculum design for one of the most innovative liberal arts based undergraduate programmes in Africa.
Prior to joining AKU, Awiti was a postdoctoral fellow at the Earth Institute at Columbia University in New York. He was also an adjunct assistant professor at Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs. For two years, Dr Awiti worked under the mentorship of Jeffery D. Sachs, world-renowned professor of sustainable development and health policy and management, as well as with the World Food Prize laureate Pedro A. Sanchez and Cheryl Palm.
Soraiya ShahInterim Director / Programmes Manager
Caleb is a data analyst at the East African Institute (EAI). He holds an MSc in Computer Based Information Systems from Strathmore University, Nairobi, and a BSc. Forestry and Natural Resources Management from Moi University, Eldoret. He spends his time in data analytics, backend database management and front-end development of dynamic and interactive web interfaces.
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