Fom November 1st, 2023, Noel Japheth from the Moi University, Kenya, has been DAAD research fellow at INCHER for two years.

Noel Japheth holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Kabale University, a Master of Education in Educational Psychology from Mbarara University of Science and Technology in Uganda and a Master of Education in Research from Moi University in Kenya. He has worked as a research assistant at the DAAD funded Centre of Excellence; East and South African-German Centre of Excellence for Educational Research Methodologies and Management (CERM-ESA), Moi University. In 2022, he received a Erasmus+ KA107 Mobility Grant to Trnava University, Slovakia for a three months stay.

From now on, he will work on a doctoral research project under the supervision of Prof Dr Georg Kr├╝cken and with the support of other INCHER members.  His work will focus on the inclusion of minorities in the higher education system in Uganda.

His research interests are:

  • Inclusive higher education
  • Education for minority social groups (People with disabilities, Migrants, refugees and indigenous inhabitants)
  • Postgraduate education
  • Higher Education Governance