University of Nairobi  annual staff awards and recognition 2023

Prof. George Abong' from the Department of Food Science Nutrition and Technology receive a Certificate During the Staff Award Ceremony

The University of Nairobi held its Annual Staff Awards and Recognition Ceremony 2023 at the iconic Taifa Hall on Friday 24th November 2023.

The ceremony marked the culmination of a year of outstanding performance by UoN staff, with all the  ten faculties achieving the "Very Good" grade in the performance evaluation reports. The results underscore the university's commitment to continuous improvement and excellence in service delivery.

The event also featured the recognition of top performers at both the Faculty and departmental levels as well as Central Units. The Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology, and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine emerged as the top three best performing faculties, while the Department of Food Science, Nutrition and Technology, Department of Clinical Studies, and Department of Management Science and Project Planning took the top three spots among teaching departments.

In the Central Units and Directorates category, Supply Chain Management Services, Corporate Affairs, and Dean of Students and Career Services were recognized for their outstanding performance. The Faculty of  Built Environment and Design was lauded for its significant improvement from the previous year, while the Department of Real Estate, Construction Management & Quantity Surveying emerged as the most improved teaching department.

Individual staff members from all Faculties and Central Units were also recognized for their exemplary contributions. Prof. George Abong from the Department of Food Science, Nutrition and Technology received the award for the best researcher overall. Dr. John Obiero from the Faculty of Engineering was recognized as the best performing teacher. Additionally, two members of staff from the Directorate of Corporate Affairs, Ms. Hellen Ageng'a and Ms. Racheal Komu, were also awarded for their outstanding performance.

Congratulations to all the University of Nairobi 2023 staff awardees!!!