Donatus Njoroge

Donatus Njoroge

Tutorial Fellow


Academic Background

  1. MSc. Applied Analytical Chemistry, 2018. Kenyatta University, Nairobi. Kenya.
  2. BSc. Industrial Chemistry (2nd Class Hons. Upper Division),2009. Kenyatta University, Nairobi. Kenya
  3. KCSE Certificate (A-) 2000-2003. Njiiri School.
  4. KCPE Certificate (A) 1992-1999.Mugaa-Ini Pry School.

Professional Background

  1. Mount Kenya University;2019-Todate Head of Department, Innovation, Intellectual Property and Community Engagement.
  2. Mount Kenya University 2013-2019 Assistant Registrar, Teaching Programs/Examinations
  3. Lead Consultant- Anti Poverty Business Development International, US: Dec 2015- Date

Core Area of Interests

Environment, Food Security, Climate Change, Artificial Intelligence, Block Chain Technology

Innovation Awards

  1. Global innovation through Science and Technology (GIST TECH-I) 2019 First Prize – Awarded in Bahrain by US Department of State,2019
  2. National innovation award, First Prize – Kenya National Innovation Agency 2019, Kenya
  3. East Africa Post-Harvest Technologies award First Runners-up, USAID,2017 – Kenya.
  4. Top innovator in Climate Smart Innovation – Next Einstein’s forum,2017, Kigali Rwanda
  5. Top 50 innovator in Africa – Africa innovation summit 2018, Rwanda
  6. Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Award – Lagos, Nigeria, 2018
  7. Top 10 innovators in Africa – German–Africa Entrepreneurship Summit 2019, Accra Ghana.
  8. Bio-based pest control innovation 2019 First Prize Winner- Awarded by the World Food Preservation center, USA.


1. Moonshot Fellowship – By Claremont McKenna University US, attended in Thailand 2019.
2. Tony Elumelu Foundation Fellowship 2018.

CSR and Membership in Governance

1. Member BOG – Naaro Mixed Secondary School
2. Founder, Sustainable Improvement Programmes and Women Empowerment
3. Founder, Hydroponic Fodder Kenya
4. Opinion Author for Daily Nations, and Standard Newspapers.