mercy

Title:Dr
Department/Unit/Section: Fashion Design and Marketing
Contact Address:P.O BOX3105-00100, Nairobi Kenya
Position:
Lecturer & Chairperson Fashion Design and Marketing
Area of Specialization:
Textile Materials and Fashion Marketing

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Research Interests

  • Indigenous and craft based textiles and micro & small garment enterprises, textile recycling and sustainability

Conference Presentations

  • M.Wanduara and Dr P Sinha Poster presentation for A SWOT Analysis on the Effects of globalization on the competitiveness of tailoring Micro and Small enterprises (MSEs) in Nairobi,Kenya Research Festival 2014 University of Huddersfield-UK 8th-11th April 2014
  • M.Wanduarand Dr P Sinha :Determination of Survival Strategies Employed by Micro and Small Scale Tailors in Nairobi in Kenya’s Liberalized Economy PGR Symposium University of Huddersfield- UK 4th December 2013
  • M.Wanduara and Dr P Sinha:Poster presentation for Kenyan heritage fabric products for Design Means Business Exhibition,London-UK 2nd July 2013 2 competiveness of tailoring MSEs in Nairobi
  • M. Wanduara, Dr P Sinha and Ms E Oigo:Challenges and Opportunities for Micro and Small Tailoring Enterprises in Nairobi in Kenya’s Liberalized Economy Bahir-Dar University, Ethiopia May 9-11, 2013
  • B Oigo, J Isika & M. Wanduara :Product Development Training: A Case Study of Kenyan Handloom Weavers Bahir-Dar University, Ethiopia May 9-11, 2013
  • M. Wanduara Dr P Sinha & EB Oigo:An exploration of the Competitiveness of Tailoring Micro and Small Enterprises in Nairobi in Kenya’s Liberalized Economy South African27 February – 1 March 2013
  • Dr EB Oigo and M.Wanduara:Network and Marketing Attributes Associated with Business Performance of Textile Handicraft Traders in Nairobi, Kenya South African 27 February – 1 March 2013
  • M. Wanduara , E. B. Oigo & E. K. Nguku:East and West Meet in Africa: Effects on Clothing and Textile Businesses in Kenya’s Liberalized Economy Women’s University, Seoul, Korea 1st - 2nd October 2010 1860
  • E. B. Oigo, M. Wanduara :Challenges and Opportunities for Handicraft Traders Sook Myung Women’s University,1st - 2nd October 2010 1860
  • E. K. Nguku.as East Meets West at Open Air Markets in Nairobi, Kenya Seoul, Korea
  • E.K. Nguku, Mercy Wanduara & E.B. Oigo.:East African Garment and Accessory Designs: The Global Interaction Sook Myung Women’s University, Seoul, Korea 1st - 2nd October 2010 1860
  • M. Wanduara , E. B. Oigo & E. K. Nguku Utilization of Hyacinth Fiber for Handicraft Products in Nairobi-Kenya University of Leeds, UK 2nd – 3rd September 2009
  • E.K. Nguku, M.Wanduara & E.B. Oigo Influence of Degumming Processes on Bombyx mori Raw Silk.University of Leeds, UK 2nd – 3rd September 2009
  • E. B. Oigo, M.Wanduara & E. K. Nguku 2009:Extent of Usage of Natural Fibre for Basketry Handicraft Products in the Kariakor Market of Nairobi, Kenya., Proceedings of the Ars Textrina International Textiles Conference University of Leeds, UK 2nd – 3rd September 2009

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News and Events

35th and 36th Graduation Ceremonies

The School has also realized an increase in the number of graduands of Master of Science candidates. During the 35th and 36th graduation ceremonies, a total of 13 candidates graduated.

35th Graduation Ceremony

The School of Applied Human Sciences graduated three (3) PhD candidates during the 35th Graduation Ceremony held on 20th December, 2013, and another four (4) during the 36th Graduation Ceremony.

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