Designation: Assistant Lecturer, IGGReS
Consultation hours: Wednesdays: 1200hrs – 1400hrs.
Thursday: 1000hrs – 1300 hrs.
- Remote sensing
- Geospatial Information Science (GIS)
- GIS Programming
- Web Mapping
- Database Systems
- Land administration
|Doctor of Phyilosophy in Geomatics and Geospatial Information Science||Dedan Kimathi University of Technology||Sept 2018 to date|
|Masters of Science in Information Systems||University of Nairobi||Sept 2004 to Sept 2010|
|BSc. in Surveying||University of Nairobi||Nov 1996 to Aug 2001|
2012 – Present: Assistant Lecturer, Institute of Geomatics and GIS, Dedan Kimathi University of Technology, Nyeri, Kenya.
2009 – 2012: Land Surveyor, Department of Survey, Ministry of lands, Nairobi, Kenya.
2011: Part time lecturer, Department of Geomatic and Geospatial information Systems, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.
2003 – 2008: ICT officer, Defunct Electoral Commission of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya.
- Kuria, D., Ngigi, M., Gikwa, C., Mundia, C. and Macharia, M. (2016) A Web-Based Pilot Implementation of the Africanized Land Administration DomainModel for Kenya—A Case Study of Nyeri County. Journal of GeographicInformation System, 8, 171-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/jgis.2016.82016
- Wanjiru, J. W., Gikwa, C. W., Macharia, M. W. (2013). Evaluation of the process of land registration according to Registration of Titles Act (RTA) system in Kenya. Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology for development, Volume 1 (1).
- Gikwa, C. W., Rodrigues, A. J. (2010). Masters research project: Public administration re-engineering (PAR): A case of land administration in Kenya. (Unpublished)
A pilot implementation of a LADM for Kenya using open source software (GeoDjango, PostGIS, leaflet) (Research funded by SERVIR, $22,000/=, 2014-2015) Prototype complete