Chief Executive Officer/ Director
Dr Julius Jwan is the Director/CEO at the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD). He holds a PhD Degree in Educational Leadership & Management and a Master of Science (MSc) Degree in Educational Research Methods – both from the UK. He also holds a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Degree in Education Communication & Management from Norway and another Master Degree in Linguistics from Moi University where he also graduated with a Bachelor of Education Degree.
He has attended short fellowships such as; Education for Sustainable Peace (Germany); Enhancing Governance and Financial Administration in Africa (Botswana); Transitional Justice and Governance in Africa (South Africa); Reconciliation as Process and Practice (Sweden); Democratic Governance for Development in Africa (Uganda), among others.
Dr Jwan has published widely on educational leadership and management in international journals and book chapters. He has also published three books on educational leadership and management and qualitative research methods. He is the winner of British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society (BELMAS) Best Doctoral Thesis Award, 2011.
Prior to joining KICD, he was the Director – Programmes and Technical Services at the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC). He was also lecturer at Moi University and a teacher at a secondary school and Teachers’ Training College.