Prof. Peter Mbithi, Vice-Chancellor (right) congratulates Prof. Stephen Kiama (centre), on his appointment as Principal, CAVS. Looking on is Prof. Henry Mutoro, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic Affairs.Prof. Kiama holds a PhD degree in Structural Biology from the University of Bern, Switzerland. He obtained his Bachelors of Veterinary Medicine and Masters of Veterinary Anatomy from the University of Nairobi.
Prior to his appointment, he was the Director of Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies. He has previously also served as the Associate Dean of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine for seven years (2003 – 2010).He has authored over 100 journal and conference publications, with over 60 in reputable scientific journals i.e journal of Leukocyte Biology, Immunology and cell Biology, American Journal of Pathology, American Journal of Respiratory, cell and Molecular Biology.