Prof. Isaac Kimengi
The office of Deputy Vice Chancellor Academics, Research and Extension (A, R & E) is responsible for all academic matters, research, and extension and outreach functions of the University. Academic matters include: admission of undergraduate and postgraduate students, examinations, graduations and convocations, Senate matters and students’ records. The Research and Extension division coordinates all research and extension activities and manages the commercialization of research findings including Intellectual Property Rights involved in research and extension. The following directorates fall under the office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (A, R & E): Institute of Gender Research and Development (IGERD), Institute of Open and Distance Learning (IODL), The Kenya Television Service (KTS) and the International Office (IO). The Deputy Vice Chancellor (A, R & E) is assisted by the heads of these sections in ensuring efficient delivery of services.
On a day to day running of the Office, Deputy Vice Chancellor (A, R & E) is assisted by the Registrar Academics, Research and Extension in managing the affairs of the division.