Dr. Kellen Kiambati

Dr. Kellen Kiambati, PhD, CHRC, CHRP, CCME, CPA, CME, CPD, WERK, IHRM(K)

Multiple grant winning social scientist, a fellow at the African Leadership Institute, a DAAD Alumnae.  She is a beneficiary of the following scholarships; DIES ProGrant 2016, DIES ProGrant ToT 2020, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mashav-  Israel Fellowship Programme, ITICLO, Turin – Italy, CISP and CDN, Volkswagen Foundation, Global Diplomatic Forum, an accredited FemWise –Panel of the Wise (African Union) member, policy engaged researcher and strategy consultant with over fifteen years’ experience.  Additionally, she has certification in the following areas: HR Consultant, HR Practitioner, Competency Mapping Expert, Psychometric Assessor and Microsoft Educator. She has taken  Strategic Leadership Development Programme and Senior Management Course from the Kenya School of Government.  She is a trained corporate governance practitioner and published author of five (5) university level scholarly books.  Languages spoken: English, Swahili and French She is a full member of IHRM(K), WERK AND WOBN.

Dr. Kellen Kiambati

Senior Lecturer and Coordinator, CCPS


Dr. Kiambati has a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Administration from JKUAT, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a BA (HRM) from Kenyatta University. Her exposure blends across Public Service, International corporate culture and work ethics of International Donor funded Agencies, in particular, World Bank, UNICEF, OPEC, DFID, USAID, GIZ and university level lecturing. She is a seasoned corporate trainer and a policy informed research expert having trained over 300 participants across entire Africa on various topical areas that has enabled them become policy influencers and champions.    Further, she has extensive accumulated experience from partnering with private sector in various perspectives for over fifteen years. As a result, she has matured into an excellent Strategic management professional, facilitator, mentor and coach. She is currently a Global Give Back Master Card Foundation and Mawazo Learning Exchange (MLEx) Fellowship Programme mentor.