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PART A

Staff’s Identity Details

 

Name:  Dr. JOSEPH M. NJOROGE

Department: Tourism and Hospitality Management

School: Business and Economics

Highest Qualification: Phd

Designation: Lecturer

Responsibility: N/A

 

 

PART B

University attended                                        Years               Qualification

·         University of Hamburg (Germany)          2013-2015       Phd.

·         University of Gothenburg (Sweden)       2008-2010       MSc. (Tourism & Hospitality)                        

·         Moi University                                         2003-2007       BHM(Hospitality Management)

 

PART C

Areas of specialization & research interests

·         Specialization

Ø  Tourism and Hospitality Management

·         Research Interest

Ø  Tourism and Climate Change Nexus

Ø  Sustainable Adaptation

Ø  Tourism Strategy

Ø  Hospitality Management

 

PART D

Selected recent publications

·         Njoroge, J.M. (2015). Climate change and tourism adaptation: Literature review. Tourism and Hospitality research. Vol 20(2)  eISSN 1847-3377.

·         Njoroge, J. M., (2015) From Davos to Mombasa, Kenya: A Position paper on the adoption of the             ‘Davos Declaration’ by Hotels. Current issues in tourism: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13683500.2015.1042360 

·         Njoroge, J.M., Tourism, Millennium Development Goals and Climate change in Kenya, Tourism Management Perspectives,  African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Vol. 4(1) - (2015)

·         Njoroge, J.M. (2015). Climate change, perceived impacts, risks, vulnerability, and response strategies: A case study of Mombasa coastal tourism, African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Vol. 4(1) - (2015)  

·         Atieno, L. and Njoroge, (2015). Ecotourism metaphor and environmental sustainability. Tourism and Hospitality Research. Print ISSN: 1467-3584; Online ISSN: 1742-9692.

·         Gitobu, J. & Njoroge (2015). Adoption of green marketing practices by hotels in Mombasa County, Kenya. African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure

·         Njoroge, J.M. (2014), An enhanced framework for regional tourism sustainable Adaptation           to climate change, Tourism Management Perspectives, 12 (2014) 23–30: doi:10.1016/j.tmp.2014.06.002

·         Obare, L., & Njoroge, J. (2014), Climate change impacts representation in Kenya’s news media, European Journal of Social Sciences, In press

·         Ogucha, E., & Njoroge, J.M.,(2014). Soap Stone Mining, challenges and opportunities for             tourism development: Case study of soap stone in Tabaka, Kisii County, Kenya. European Journal of Social Sciences.

·         Munyi, C.M., Wafula, F.K., Mbaeh, E.K., Njoroge, J.M., (2015). Impact of Hiv/Aids on Hotel Staff Productivity in Kenya: A Survey of Selected Hotels in North Coast. Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Studies: ISSN (Paper) 2312-5187   ISSN (Online) 2312-5179

·         Njoroge, J.M. (2014) Challenges to sustainable sports tourism development in non metropolitan region in Kenya: A case of Iten township, Kenya, African Journal of Tourism Hospitality and Leisure Studies.

 

Book Chapters

 

·         Njoroge, J.M., Akama, J. and Buyeke, L., (2015). Challenges of sustainable sports tourism development in a non metropolitan region in Kenya: A case study of Iten township in Rene Van Der Duim, Guido Klep and Evangelia Konstantinidou (Eds). Sustainable tourism and Africa: A natural link

·         Akama, J., Buyeke, L., and Njoroge, J.M., (2015). The ‘romance’ of mining in light of tourism: A case study of soapstone in Tabaka Kisii County, Kenya in Rene Van Der Duim, Guido Klep and Evangelia Konstantinidou (Eds). Sustainable tourism and Africa: A natural link

·         Njoroge, J.M., and Nthiga R., (2015). From Davos to Mombasa Kenya: A position paper on the adoption of adoption of the ‘Davos Declaration’ by hotels in  Rene Van Der Duim, Guido Klep and Evangelia Konstantinidou (Eds). Sustainable tourism and Africa: A natural link

 

 

Submitted awaiting publication

·         Njoroge, J., (2015) Discourse on Sustainable-adaptation to climate change in tourism: Adaptation in             the lenses of sustainability,

·         Njoroge, J. M.(2015)  Application of Yield Management in Hotel Industry in Kenya: A case study of Nairobi Hotels,

·         Njoroge, M.M, & Njoroge, J.M., (2015). Representation of Cultural Tourism Products in the British Market

·         Njoroge J.M., & Muyambo, V., (2015). An Evaluation Framework for Destination Marketing Organisations Websites: A Focus on National DMOs.

·         Njoroge, J.M., (2015). Tourism and Climate Change Adaptation Research: A Literature review.

·         Njoroge, J.M., Ratter, W.M., & Atieno, L. (2015). Deliberate Inclusion Processes in Play: A case study of  Kenya Climate Bill of 2014.

·         Njoroge, J.M., (2015). Employing an enhanced Regional Tourism Sustainable Adaptation Framework using the case of Mombasa, Kenya

 

Conference Presentation

·         Deliberate Inclusion Processes in Play: A case study of  Kenya Climate Bill of 2014. International Conference on Contemporary Perspectives in Tourism and Hospitality Research:  Policy, Practice and Performance. 12th-14th July 2015.
12-14 July 2015, University of Brighton, Eastbourne Campus UK

·         Sustainable-adaptation to climate change. Clima Campus Phd Retreat Workshop 15-17 May 2013, Lübeck, Hamburg

·         An enhanced Regional Sustainable Tourism Adaptation Framework, Phd Workshop, 10.-12. June 2014, Lauenburg, Hamburg

·         Opportunities for promoting cultural tourism in Kisii through rock art. Workshop convened by TARA. 1st-3rd December 2012 in Ogembo, Kisii.

·         From Davos to Mombasa: A position paper on the adoption of ‘DAvos Declaration’  by hotels. ATLAS conference Kampala 6th-9th May 2011.

·         Njoroge, J.M and Nthiga Rita. - ‘Challenges to the development of             sustainable sports tourism in Kenya: Case study of Iten      region’* ATLAS conference Kampala 6th-9th May 2011 Njoroge, J.M., with Akama, J.S., Lizza Buyeke - ‘Challenges to sustainable natural resource Management: case study of Kisii soap stone’. ATLAS in press 6th-9th May 2011 Njoroge, J.M., with Akama, J.S., Lizza Buyeke

Projects and Presentations

Involved in a few projects and presentations in undergraduate studies including:

·         Feb 2010: Project analysis of the Rhino Ark Project undertaken by Rhino ark Foundation 1989-2009 aimed at solving human animal conflict in Mt. Kenya region in Kenya.

·         March 2010: Project on ‘Destination Day’ for Gothenburg City- Sponsored by Göteborg & Co.

·         June 2006: Involved in the launching of new business concept for Sarova Stanley to its employees- sponsored by Sarova Stanley Hotels.

·         Evaluation of customer’s satisfaction at Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi- Sponsored by Sarova Hotels.

·         May 2005: Case study on Sustainable Tourism Management: Maasai Mara National Park

 

Grants and Awards

·         Phd Project partly funded by National Council for Science and Technology 2013-2017.

·         Awarded Travel fund 2013 by the centre of excellence of University of Hamburg, Klima Campus.

·         Awarded Travel fund 2014 by the centre of excellence of University of Hamburg, CEN

·         Awarded Travel fund by the Corporate Foundation of University of Hamburg

·         Received two scholarships from Adlerberska Scholarship (Sweden) while studying for a Masters degree year 2009 and 2010

·         Received an award of Academic Excellence 2007 from Moi University.

 

Personal skills and competences

a)      Language skills:

·         English (Proficient user)

·         Swahili (Proficient user)

b) Technical skills and competences:

·         Opera software skills

·         Fidelio Property management system

·         Microsoft office

·         Driving license: Class B (European DL)

·         MAXQDATM: Qualitative data analysis software

·         Scientific writing

·         La TeX

 

 

PART E

Current/recent teaching & research

DIPLOMA

N/A

UNDERGRADUATE

·         BCHM 101: Introduction to hospitality management

·         TOHM 481: Legal Aspects in Tourism and Hospitality

·         BCHM 100: Introduction to Hotel and Hospitality

·         BCHM 200: Front Office Management

·         BCHM 344: Meetings and Events Management

·         Introduction to tourism

·         Introduction to Hospitality industry

·         Hotel economics

·         Hospitality law

·         Hospitality management

·         Hospitality accounting

·         Principles of Accounting 1&1

·         Hospitality marketing

·         Bush craft techniques

POST GRADUATE

MBA 404: Entrepreneurship

 

RESEARCH:

·         Sustainable Tourism Development, Tourism Planning, Global change dynamics, climate change and tourism nexus, Sustainable adaptation, Green marketing.

PART F

Contact Details

DR. JOSEPH M. NJOROGE

LECTURER

KISII UNIVERSITY

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY

P.O BOX 408-40200, KISII, KENYA

Cell phone: +254 720124732

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