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Dr. Michael Njoroge Githaiga

Name: Michael Njoroge Githaiga
Title/Qualification: PhD
Position: Lecturer
Department: Biological Sciences
School:   Pure and Applied Sciences
Area of Specialization:  Plant Ecology
Contact Address: P.O Box 129 Mweiga, Nyeri
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Short Biography

Michael N Githaiga is a lecturer at University of Embu, department of biological sciences. He earned his PhD in Marine Ecology from Edinburgh Napier University, UK. He holds a BEd Science degree from Kenyatta University and Msc Plant Ecology from the same university. Previously he worked with Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute. He has a wide experience in the management of coastal ecosystems particularly mangroves and seagrasses.

Research Interests

Interests are in conservation ecology with strong focus on carbon accounting

Dr. Michael Njoroge Githaiga Publications

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