DR. YAMBO, ONYANGO M. JOHN. PhD, MEMSK, KIM.
KISII UNIVERSITY, MIGORI CAMPUS, KENYA
P.O BOX 408 – 40200 KISII.
Marital Status- Married with 5 children
Present Post : Lecturer and Ag. Post Graduate Coordinator.
EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
Educational Management and Policy Studies
University of Eastern Africa, Baraton
Theology(Old Testament Studies)
Great Lakes University of Kisumu GLUK
Religion and History
Maseno University College-Moi University.
Theology and Religious Studies
Bugema University, Kampala,
Advanced certificate (Literature, CRE, History & Geography)
Ndiru Secondary School
Ratta-Kouta Primary School
Eleven years District Pastor, seven years Education Director and Executive Secretary, five years primary school teacher, ten years teachers training college, eight years part-time lecturer in various universities, currently, full time university lecturer.
DENOMINATIONAL/CHURCH ORDINATION: 1ST APRIL, 2006, Ordained as a Gospel Minister, Chaplain, and Licensed Marriage Counselor and Officiator by the Seventh –day Adventist Church and the Government of the Republic of Kenya under Cap 151 of the Laws of Kenya.
Appointment as Lecturer and Post Graduate Coordinator September, 2014 Kisii University, Eldoret, Campus.
Lecturer, Post Graduate Coordinator,
May, 2015 Kehancha/Isebania Campus
Previous work experience
1996-2000 District Pastor/Chaplain, CNF, Kisumu
1999-2001 Principal Bunde Secondary School, Ahero.
2000 -2007 –Education Director and Executive Secretary, CNF, Kisumu
2004- 2014 adjunct Lecturer Various Universities (UEAB-Baraton, Kisii, Rongo and Mt. Kenya-Kisii)
2007-2014 Tutor, Kamagambo Adventist Teachers College
Ogalo, E. A. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2017). Influence of Principals’
Autocratic Leadership Style on Students’ academic achievement in Kenya Certificate of Public Secondary Education Examinations in Awendo Sub-County, Migori County, Kenya. International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies
(IJIRAS) 4(3)March 2017ISSN: 2394-4404
Omollo, A. E. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2017). Influence of Peer
Pressure on Secondary School Students Drop out in
Rongo Sub-County, Migori County, Kenya Journal of
Education and Practice www .iiste.org ISSN 2222-1735-2222- 288X 8 (9) 73-78
Yambo, J. M. O. (2016). Principalship Dilemma: Stress in School Administration in Kenya Today: Practical Guide for Novice and Experienced School Administrators. Frankfurt. Lambert Academic Publishing.
Mwita, E. & Yambo, J. M. O, (2016) Contributions of High
Enrollment and its Effects on the Implementation of Life Skills Education in Public Secondary Schools in Kuria East sub-County,
Migori County, Kenya International Journal of Social Research and Education-IJARPED, ISSN 2226-6348 August 2016 5 (3),86-93
Ombori, J. O., Nyakan, P. O. & Yambo, J. M. O.(2016) Ban of
corporal punishment and its effects on pupils’ discipline in public primary schools in Manga Division Nyamira County,
Kenya. Journal of harmonized Research (JOHR) April, 2016. 2(2) 185-197 ISSN 2454-5384
Osije, M. A., Yambo, J. M. O. (2016) Influence of the Level of Education on Progression of Women to Leadership
Positions in Mabera division, Kuria west, Migori County International Journal of Research & Development Organization (IJRDO) 4(2)1-15 ISSN: 2455-6661
Otieno, Omollo H.; Kute, Atieno B &Yambo, J. M.O. (2016)
Effects of Financial Budgeting in the Management of
Public Secondary Schools in Uriri Sub-County, Migori County, Kenya European Journal of Research and Reflection in Educational Sciences 4 (2) 1-7 ISSN 2056-5852
Adhanja, Rose A.; Nyakan, Peter. O. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2016).
Family Based Socio-Economic Factors that Affect Students’ Academic Performance in Public Secondary Schools in Rongo Sub County, Migori County, Kenya 2 (3) 99-122 March 2016 International Journal of Research & Development Organization (IJRDO) ISSN: 2455-6661
Okoth, Elizabeth, A. & Yambo, J. M.O.(2016) Determining Causes of
conflicts in secondary schools and their Influence on students’ academic achievement in Kisumu City, Kenya Journal of harmonized Research (JOHR) April, 2016. 2(2)135-142 ISSN 2454-5384
Mbera, P. G. A., Tuitoek, J. K. F. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2015 Relationship between Principals’ Management Experience and Academic Performance in Public Secondary Schools in Kericho County, Kenya. Journal of harmonized Research (JOHR) December 2015.1 (3)170-176 ISSN 2454-5384
Mudis, P. A. & Yambo, J. M. O, (2015) Role of Peer Counseling on the Relationship between Prefects and the Students’ body in public Secondary schools in Migori Sub-county, Migori County, Kenya International Journal of Social Research and Education-IJARPED, ISSN 2226-6348, Oct 2015 4 (4), 136-149
Tuitoek, J. K. F., Yambo, J. M. O. & Adhanja, R. A. (2015) Contributions of School based socio-economic factors on students’ academic Performance in Public Secondary Schools in Eldoret West Sub-county, Uasin Gishu County. European Journal of Research & Reflection in Education. Vol. 3 No. 1. 2015.January, 2015 ISSN 2056-5852
Situma, J. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2015) Attitudes of Christian religious Education Teachers and Students towards the Role of the Subject in Provision of HIV/AIDS Education in Kenya. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention ISSN: 2319 – 7722, ISSN (Print): 2319 – 7714 www.ijhssi.org March. 2015. 4 (3).34-39
Obonyo S. O. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2015) Examining availability of ICT tools for use in enhancing teaching and learning in Secondary Schools in Rachuonyo South Sub-County, Homa bay County, Kenya Journal of Social Sciences Research, April, 2015. ISSN 2321-1091 7(2) 1325-1331
Ojera, D.A. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2014). Role of Principals’ Instructional Leadership Style in facilitating Learning Materials and Co-ordination of personnel on Students’ Performance in Southern Nyanza Region, Kenya. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention-IJHSSI. March, 2014 3 (3), 51-55
Yambo, J. M. O; Odhiambo R. A. & Odera Y. F. (2014) An Assessment of the extent at which High School Principals are stressed in relation to their job experience in schools in Southern Nyanza Region, Kenya International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention- IJHSSI -ISSN 2319- 7722 May 2014, 3 (5), 25-33
Yambo, J. M. O. & Tuitoek, J. K. F (2014). Effects of the Principals’ Decision Making in the Management of Private Secondary Schools in Kisumu District, Kenya International Journal of Social Research and Education- IJARPED, ISSN 2226-6348, June 2014 3 (4), 52-60
Odidi, E. M. O., Jebichi, F. M. & Yambo, J. M. O., (2013).
Extent of Integration of Content of Emerging and Re-Emerging Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes in the Various Curricula of the Academic Programmes at Kenya Medical Training Colleges International journal of Academic Research in Progressive education and Development IJARPED, ISSN 2226-6348, January2013, 2 (1),174-186
Yambo, J. M. O. (2012). Determinants of KCSE Examination Performance in S.D.A Sponsored Schools: A Key to Academic Promotion to the next Level of Learning. Frankfurt. Lambert Academic Publishing.
Yambo, J. M. O., Kindiki J. N. & Tuitoek, J.K.F. (2012) Investigating the Sources of Stress Among High School Principals’ in Relation to their Job Experience in School in Southern Nyanza Region, Kenya. International Journal of Social Research and Education-IJARPED 3 (1), 122-146
Ombuya, B. D; Yambo, J. M. O & Omolo T. M , (2012). Effects of Orphanhood on Girl-child’s Access and Retention in Secondary School Education: A case of Rongo District, Kenya. International journal of Academic Research in Progressive education and Development IJARPED. ISSN 2226-63-48 October, 2012. 4(1):114-137
Odhiambo R. A. & Yambo, J. M. O. (2012). Role of Principals in Dealing With Challenges Affecting Girl-Child Education in Mixed Day Secondary Schools in Rongo and Ndhiwa Districts, Kenya International journal of Academic Research in Progressive education and Development IJARPED, October, 2012. 5 (1), 220-256
Yambo J. M. O. (2003) Time Management in School Operations. Maseno School.
Yambo J. M. O. (2004) The Roles of Adventist Teachers & Counselors as Stewards of Faith: Integration of Faith and Learning in a classroom situation. Bondo T.T.C
Yambo J. M. O. (2005) Effective Chaplaincy in Higher Institutions of Learning and How to Counter the Emerging Challenges on Campuses, Buddo Kings College Uganda.
Yambo J. M. O. (2006) Effective Chaplaincy in Multi-denominational schools, Sokoine University, Tanzania.
Yambo J. M. O. (2008) Formulations and Implementations of Institutional Strategic Plans. Maxwell Preparatory School, Nairobi
Yambo J. M. O. (2016) Schools Strategic Planning and their respective Detailed Implementation Plans. Kanga High School, Rongo
POST GRADUATE RESEARCH AND THESIS SUPERVISION
Kigen Josphat Kipruto: Dynamics of school management in curbing students unrest in Kenyan public secondary schools in the in Baringo County. Doctor of Philosophy, Kisii University, (On going)
Pamela Akinyi Mudis: The Relationship between Stress Management Techniques and Task Performance of student Leaders in secondary Schools in Kisumu County. Doctor of Philosophy, Kisii University, (On going)
Roseline Akinyi Odingo: Perception of school adjustment on Academic Achievement of Secondary Students in Kisumu County. Doctor of Philosophy, Kisii University, (On going)
Keitany Wilson: Effects of Teacher Motivation on Pupils’ Academic Performance in KCPE in Sacho Sub-County, Baringo County. M. Ed Educational Administration. Kisii University. (Graduated December, 2014)
Mulwo J. Jenipher: Role of head Teachers’ Transformational Leadership Strategies in Motivating Teachers in Public Primary Schools in Kabarnet Sub-County, Baringo County. Kisii University. (Graduated December, 2014)
Elizabeth Akinyi Okoth: Influence of Transformational Leadership Practices on teacher performance and secondary school student achievement in Kisumu county. Doctor of Philosophy, Kisii University, (On going)
Omulama Aston Angote: Transfer of teachers and its effects on secondary schools administration in Kakamega County. Doctor of Philosophy, Kisii University, (On going)
Juliana Chepkorir Kirui: Influence of principal’s leadership styles on teachers’ commitment to their professional academic work in Kericho Sub-county, Kenya. M. Ed Kisii University (Graduated December , 2015)
Ombori Josephine: effects of the ban of corporal punishment on pupils’discipline in Public Primary Schools in Manga Sub-County, Nyamira County, Kenya. M. Ed (Graduated December, 2015)
Kennedy Otieno Odongo: An assessment of the effect of ISO9001:2008 certification on Organizational Performance: A case of Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital. Kisii University. MBA (Graduated December, 2014)
Imbo Philemon Nyangweso: Effects of resource endowment on K.C.P.E performance in public primary schools in Rachuonyo south sub county, Homa Bay County. M. Ed Kisii University (Ongoing)
Sugut Enock Kibet. Selected learners factors influencing the choice of Agriculture subject in Public Secondary Schools in Eldoret West Sub-County, Kenya M.Ed. Kisii University ( Graduated, December, 2015)
Nyambuga Jonah Otieno: Role public of Youth Polytechnics in Provision of Employment: A case of Homa Bay County. M. Ed Kisii University (Completed November, 2016)
Auma Angeline: Forms of punishment and their effects on academic achievement of Early Childhood Education learners in Awendo sub-County, Migori County. Mount Kenya University. (Completed, May, 2015)
Charles Chelimo: Contributions of the Provision of Sanitary Towels on Access and Retention of Girl-Child in Public Primary schools in Baringo Central Sub-County. M. Ed Educational Administration. Kisii University. (Graduated December, 2015).
Rael Jeruto Ng’isirei: British Colonial Transformation of Indigenous Cattle Production and the Socio-Economic Effects among the Nandi people of Kenya 1890-1903. (Completed July, 2016)
Henry Odongo Olonje: Influence of Formative Assessment Practices on Student Academic Achievement in Public Secondary Schools in Siaya County, Kenya, Doctor of Philosophy, Kisii University, (On going)
Sunda Fred Leo: Influence of principal’s leadership skills on teachers’ Trainee academic achievement in Public Teacher Training Colleges in Lake Region, Kenya. M. Ed Rongo University (on going)
Kipchumba Lagat Hillary: Assessment of Factors Influencing Implementation Of E-Learning In Universities In Uasin Gishu County, Kenya MIS, Kisii University (Graduated December, 2016)
Asenath Atieno Achuku
Okeyo Rev. Social Religious beliefs affecting orphans and the vulnerable in VOSH churches in Nyando sub – county. (on going)
POST GRADUATE INTERNAL THESIS EXAMINATION
Magdaline J. Kandie: Implementation of physical infrastructure safety guidelines in public boarding secondary schools in Baringo County. M. Ed Kisii University, 2014.
Virginia Njeri Maina: Influence of school library facilities on academic performance of primary school learners in Eldoret West Sub-County, M. Ed Kisii University, 2014.
SAMUEL Isaiah N. Gwaro (CBM/12/10121/11) “An Investigation of The Factors Affecting Capitation Programme in Provision of the Health Care Services: A Case of Nairobi County Accredited Health Facilities, MBA. Kisii University 2014.
Nyakundi Ruth Moraa (CBM/12/10251/12) “An Investigation of the Effects of Promotional Mix Elements on Brand Equity: A Survey of Customers of Major Supermarkets In Eldoret Town’’ MBA Kisii University 2014.
Songok K. Samuel (CBM/12/10325/12) “Effects of Remuneration Strategies on the Employees Performance: A Case of Micro Finance Institutions In Eldoret Town, Uasin Gishu County’’ 2014
Rael Cherobon (CBM/12/10281/12) “Effects of Corporate Social Responsibility Spending on A Firm’s Performance: A Survey of Banks in Nakuru County’’ 2014
Chirchir Lunus Kipkorir (MIN 14/20163/13) “Effects of Health Information Systems on user Performance: A Survey of Health Organizations in Uasin Gishu County’’ 2014.
Hellen J. Magut (MIN14/20300/14) “The Impact of Social Media on The Academic Performance of University Undergraduate Students: A Case of Moi University Information Science Students’’ 2014
Sang Clothilda Chepng’etich (MIN14/20301/14) “The Role of Library Support Service on Distance Education Learning at Mount Kenya University’’ 2014
Jane Chebet Mitei: (EM17/00259/12) Constraints of Life Skills Education Curriculum Implementation in Primary Schools in Nandi South Sub- County, M. Ed Kisii University, 2015.
Mercy Chepkemboi Ohanga (MHS 11/40006/14) “An Assessment of the Factors that Determine the Nutritional Status of the Elderly in Langas as Informal Settlement, Eldoret Uasin Gishu County” 2015.
Gilbert O. Omundi (EM17/00348/12) “Influence of Drug Abuse on Academic Performance in Public Secondary, Schools in Nyamira North District, Nyamira County, Kenya. 2015.
Lenah Nelima Simiyu (EM17/00284/12) “Equity Factors Influencing Enrolment of Students in University Self-Sponsored Programme. A Case of Kisii University, Kenya. M. Ed. Kisii University 2015.
Omote Loice Nyakerario (MSA 18/60016/14) Attitudes and Behaviour Among Seventh-Day Adventist Youth in Rigoma Division Nyamira County, Kenya. 2015
Maobe Fredrick Okombo (EM 17/0027/10) “Impact of Free Day Secondary Education on Academic Achievement in Gucha South Sub-County Kisii County, Kenya. M. Ed. Kisii University 2015.
Lwakasana Edward (EM17/00257/11) Role of Income Generating Activities in Financing Public Secondary School Education in Trans Mara Sub-County, Narok county, Kenya. M. Ed Kisii University 2016.
Gladys J. Cheruiyot (EM17/03523/12) Management Factors Influencing Implementation of Guidance and Counseling Services In Public Secondary Schools In Baringo Central Sub County Baringo County, Kenya M. Ed. Kisii University 2016
Charles Keiyo (EM17/03503/12) Teachers Motivation and Its Influence on Learners’ Academic Achievement in Public Secondary Schools in Marigat Sub County, Kenya 2016
Kemboi Kimeli Stephen (EM17/03727/14) Influence of Capacity Building on Public Primary Schools Headteacher’s Management Roles In Eldoret East Sub County, Uasin Gishu County, Kenya. 2016
Andrew Atung Ongondo (EM17/00189/11) Influence of Early Marriages on School Completion and Drop out among Secondary students in Nyamira North Sub County, Nyamira County, Kenya M. Ed Kisii University 2016
Kennedy Omwoki Moga (EM17/00189/10) Challenges in the integration of ICT in the teaching of Geography in Public Secondary in Nyamira North Sub County, Nyamira County, Kenya M. Ed. Kisii University 2016
CONFERENCES/WORKSHOP ATTENDED (PARTIAL LISTING)
Aug 1990 SDA Annual Education Conference, Kisumu Technical Training Institute.
Aug.1992 East African Union Teacher’s and Chaplains Congress - Kamagambo Adventist College
April, 1994 Uganda Union Pastors & Literature Evangelist Promotional conference held at Entebbe-Uganda
Dec. 1995 Annual East African Union Teachers/Chaplains Retreat - J.K.U.A.T-Nairobi
Dec. 1996 Annual East African Union Teachers & Chaplains conference - Moshi Co-op College Tanzania
April 2000 East African Division Bible Conference at Kamagambo Adventist College
Mar. 2002 East African Union-Five Focus Issues &Education conference held at U.E.A. Baraton
April 2002 Annual KASHA Workshop for EAU Teachers at University of. Eastern Africa, Baraton
May 2003 Adventist Television Network, Satellite Dish Antenna, LBN & Satellite Receiver conference at East African Union -Nairobi
Aug. 2003 Annual KASHA Seminar for EAU Teachers Chaplains & Counselors held at Murang’a TTC
Dec. 2004 Annual East Central Africa Division Rwanda Chaplaincy Convention Emphasizing Holistic Education On Hosp., Military, School Teachers University Chaplaincy) held at the National University of Butare, Rwanda.
April 2006 Annual KASHA Seminar for EAU Teachers/Chaplaincy held at Giriama Beach Hotel, Mombasa
May 2006 Ministry of Education KESI Course on Educational Management for DEB-Members Tom Mboya Labour College, Kisumu
Aug.2006 Ministry of Education KESI- Strategic planning held at the Kenya Institute of Administration (KIA) Nairobi
October, 2006 Adventist World Radio-Radio Workshop and Training on Communication- Intermediate course on Radio Magazine Production held at Ongata Rongai, Nairobi
March 2007 Adventists Scholars and Writers Seminar - Advent Hill, Nairobi
January 2012 NACADA Conference: Towards a Society Free of Alcohol and Drug Abuse - Kenya Institute of Administration (KIA) Nairobi
3-5th Sept 2013 First International Interdisciplinary Conference organized by University of Eldoret and Anambra State University, Nigeria held at University of Eldoret, Kenya.
25-27th Sept. 2013 Kenya’s Educational Reforms and Devolved Govt. organized by Education Management Society of Kenya at Kabarak University.
2012- Present Member of Educational Management Society of Kenya (EMSK)
2001- Present Member Prisons, Institutions Chaplaincy Association of Kenya (PICAK) Nyanza Chapter
PROFESIONAL CONTRIBUTIONS & COMMUNITY SERVICE
2016 Guest Speaker, Annual camp-Meetings of the SDA Church.
2014 Trainer: Proposal and project writing for ECDE Diploma students in Rongo Sub county ECDE Centres
Reviewer: Journal of educational Research and Reviews (ERR)
Reader: The Educator Journal
2005 Electoral Commission of Kenya (ECK) Presiding Officer, during Referendum at Kisumu Town West Constituency
Planner: KESI now KEMI strategic plan development and eventual changing former Highridge Teachers College to KEMI institute, Nairobi, 2006
2007 Electoral Commission of Kenya (ECK) Deputy Presiding Officer, during the General Elections at Kisumu Town West Constituency
2010 Interim Independent Electoral Commission (IIEC) Presiding Officer during the Constitutional referendum at Rongo Constituency
2006 –2012 Member Provincial Education Board (P.E.B) - Nyanza Province –Kisumu
1997 -2007 Chairman Langi Kochiel Youth Polytechnic of Kombewa Division
2001 - 2006 DEB Member Siaya and Bondo Districts
2003 -2007 BOG Member Olembo, Maliera, Bunde & D.O Makasembo Secondary Schools
2006-2007 DEB Membe - Nyando and Kisumu Districs
2004 -2007 Secretary Seme Kowe Welfare Association
2007 –Present Chairman Seme Kowe Welfare Association
PhD Thesis: Investigating High School Principals’ Stress in Relation to their Job Experience in Schools in Southern Nyanza Region, Kenya.
M. Ed. Thesis: Determinants of KCSE Performance in SDA Sponsored Schools in Central Nyanza Field, Kenya
XII. Ongoing Research
Yambo, J.M.O. & Tuitoek J.K.F Insecurity and its effects on education management in Secondary Schools in North Rift Valley Region of Kenya
Yambo, J. M. O. Current Educational Challenges facing Teachers and Institutional employees in Kenya.
Chaplaincy, Reading, Research, Athletics and Gospel Music
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Principal, Arundo Secondary School,
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