Prof Madara Ogot
Prof Madara Ogot is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research, Innovation and Enterprise at the University of Nairobi in Kenya and the president of the East African Research and Innovation Management Association (EARIMA). Prof Ogot has been a faculty member in the Departments of Mechanical Engineering at Rutgers University, the Pennsylvania State University and the University of Nairobi. He has served as the Managing Director for University of Nairobi Enterprises and Services Ltd., Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic Affairs at Maseno University and the Director of Research at the University of Nairobi.
Prof Ogot holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering (Penn State) and a PhD in Business Administration (Nairobi). He has published widely in refereed journals and has mentored and supervised post-graduate students both in Mechanical Engineering and Strategic Management.