UASU TU-K Chapter picks new leaders
Mr. Musembi has been elected the new Chairman of the TU-K University Academic Staff Union (Uasu) TU-K Chapter. Until his election, Mr Musembi had served as Chapter Secretary in the union for 5 years. Upon his election, Mr. Musembi assured members that he will continue using his experience and new status to ensure members' rights such as staff pension scheme, collective bargaining agreement, enhanced medical scheme and length of contracts, promotions and gratuity are addressed in a timely manner. Below is the complete list of the new Uasu officials at TU-K Chapter:
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TU-K ranked 6th in Kenya, 147 in Africa!
The Technical University of Kenya has made it to the top 6 universities in Kenya and number 147 in Africa.
According to the latest Webometrics World University Ranking that was compiled in December 2020, TU-K emerged 6th falling closely behind top public universities. This was the highest ranking the University has attained since it was first established as a University College in 2009 and later in 2013 when it was renamed The Technical University of Kenya and chartered as a fully-fledged university.
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Prof. Yole joins Covid-19 global College of Experts
The Director of the School of Biological and Life Sciences, Prof. Dorcas Yole, has been appointed to the Global College of Experts to help in understanding Covid-19 pandemic through research and seek ways to mitigate health impact in low and middle income countries.
Prof. Yole becomes a member of the College of Experts for joint Department of Health and Social Care (DHS) and the United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI) Global Effort on Covid-19 (GECO) Health Research Call.
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