Staff members

SD4 Core scientists

Dr. Ermias Betemariam  

Dr. Keith Shepherd

  Science Domain Leader and Principal Soil Scientist
  Nairobi, Kenya


Dr. Ermias Betemariam

Dr. Ermias Betemariam

Land Health Scientist
Nairobi, Kenya
Dr. Eike Luedeling

Dr. Eike Luedeling

Decision Analyst
Nairobi, Kenya
Diby Lucien

Dr. Lucien Diby

Postdoc Soil Scientist
Abidjan, Cote de Voire
Jan de Leeuw

Dr. Jan de Leeuw

Drylands Scientist Nairobi, Kenya
Todd Rosenstock

Dr. Todd Rosenstock

Climate Change and Environmental Scientist
Nairobi, Kenya
Jianchu Xu

Dr. Xu Jianchu

Senior Scientist,
Kunming, China
Joachim Binam

Joachim Binam

Policy Impact Scientist
Bamako, Mali

 

  Bertin Takoutsing

Bertin Takousting

Junior Scientist - Land Health
Yaoundé, Cameroon


Research Staff

Grace Muinga

Grace Muinga

Research Associate, Decision Analysis
Nairobi, Kenya

Eric Towett

Eric Towett

Soil Spectroscopy Scientist
Nairobi, Kenya

Administrative Staff



Samuel Gaturu

Samuel Gaturu

Science Domain Administrator
Nairobi, Kenya
Linda Kidweye

Linda Kidweye

Project Administrative Assistant
Nairobi, Kenya


Data Analysis Team

Andrew Sila

Andrew Sila

Data Analyst
Nairobi, Kenya


Senior Laboratory Management Staff

Mercy Nyambura

Mercy Nyambura

Manager - Soil-Plant Spectral Diagnostics Laboratory
Nairobi, Kenya

Elvis Weullow

Elvis Weullow

Deputy Laboratory Manager
Nairobi, Kenya

Laboratory Team

Robin Chacha

Robin Chacha

Senior Laboratory Technician
TXRF and XRD Laboratory

Nairobi, Kenya

Dickens Ateku

Dickens Ateku

Senior Laboratory Technician
Infrared Laboratory

Nairobi, Kenya
Emily Barasa

Emily Barasa

Senior Laboratory Technician
Soil Physics and Laser Laboratory

Nairobi, Kenya

Valentine Karari

Valentine Karari

Senior Laboratory Technician
Carbon Nitrogen Laboratory

Nairobi, Kenya

PhD Student

Steve Ichami

Steve Ichami

PhD, Wageningen University, The Netherlands

MSc Students

Susan Karuga

Susan Karuga

MSc Nuclear Science
University of Nairobi, Kenya

Abdul Galgalo

Abdul Galgalo

MSc Nuclear Science
University of Nairobi, Kenya

Bernard Gichohi

Bernard Gichohi

MSc Nuclear Science
University of Nairobi, Kenya