Jane Mutheu Mutune is an expert in Environmental Governance and Management with a specialization in forest governance and rural livelihoods. Mutheu holds a Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Environmental Governance and Management from the University of Nairobi, Master’s of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics and Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture from the University of Nairobi.

Currently she’s employed with the University of Nairobi at the Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies.Her major responsibility include research, teaching and student mentorship. I have passion for teaching and currently I instruct PhD and MSc students in: Environment and Resource Economics; Transformational Leadership and Community Empowerment; Environmental Communications and Advocacy.

I have authored and co-authored five internationally published original research articles in peer revered journals.

I am team leader and possess professional research experience acquired in business consultancy areas of different organizations including government of Kenya. I am keen on openness and adaptation to change, focus on finding solutions, initiative, and capacity for taking decisions and conflict management and mediation. I have statistical competency in SPSS, STATA and Propensity Score Models.

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Bio

Dr. Jane Mutheu Mutune

Jane Mutheu Mutune is an expert in Environmental Governance and Management with a specialization in forest governance and rural livelihoods. Mutheu holds a Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Environmental Governance and Management from the University of Nairobi, Master’s of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics and Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture from the University of Nairobi.

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Publications


2017

Mutune, J.M., HWMCPRG.  2017.  What Rights and Benefits? The Implementation of Participatory Forest Management in Kenya: The Case of Eastern Mau Forest Reserve Journal of Sustainable Forestry. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10549811.2017.1289105

2016

and Mutune, J.M., LWMJFRD.  2016.  Unpacking the impacts of ‘Participatory’ Forestry Policies: Evidence from Kenya. . Journal of Forests Policy and Economics . Vol. 69 (69):45–52.

2015

and Mutune, J.M., WMRGDN.  2015.  Local Participation In Community Forest Associations: A case Study of Sururu and Eburu Forest. International Journal of African and Asian Studies. 24:84-94.

2011

and Mutune, J.M., MNKJRG.  2011.  Determinants of adoption of conservation tillage practices in maize-cowpea cropping systems: The case of Makueni District, Kenya.. Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management. 2(11):354-361.

2008

Mutune, M;, Nyaga PN;, Njagi LW;, Sourou SY;, Mwaniki G;, Bebora LC;, Mbuthia PG.  2008.  Myopathy and Parasitism in a guinea fowl: a case report.

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