Dr. Charles Nyambane Onyari Profile
Name: Charles Andrew Nyambane Onyari
Title/Qualification: Dr. / Doctorate (PhD) in Agronomy
Position: Lecture and Director, University Examinations
Department: Land and Water Management / Directorate of University Examinations
Area of Specialization: Agronony, Crop Production Modeling, Soil and Water Management, Agrometeorology, EIA/A Expert
Contact Address: P.O. Box 6 – 60100, EMBU
Trained agriculturist and teacher with background in agricultural engineering, agronomy (crop science), and postgraduate education. I am married with a family, sociable, a team player and focused on results.
My research interests are in crop growth/yield modeling, soil and water management, soil fertility, dryland farming, biometrics and environmental impact assessment/audit.
1990-1997: Secondary School Teacher (Nyamira). 1997-2000: Agriculture/Irrigation Officer (Mandera). 2000-2003: Technology Development/Testing Engineer (ATDC – Nakuru). 2003-2008: Deputy DAO/Extension Training Officer (Kirinyaga). 2008-2012: Principal Lecturer / HoD (EAST College, Embu. 2012-2013: Deputy Principal (KSA – Nyeri). 2013-2018: Assistant Lecturer (UoEm). 2018 – Date: Lecturer (UoEm).