Edwin Kipchirchir Kimitei
Program: Visiting Research Only (VRO) Scholar, Doctor of Philosophy in Business Management
Home Institution: School of Business and Economics (Marketing and Logistics
Department), Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya
Western Supervisor: Dr. Nicole Haggerty
Western Host: Ivey Business School
Expected Arrival: February 2018
Research Interests: The eff ect of logistic capability, supply chain linkages
and supply chain innovativeness on the performance of manufacturing fi rms in
I, Edwin Kipchirchir Kimitei, was born in 1989 in Kaptilol Village, Elgeyo/Marakwet County. I’m a Graduate Assistant and also the exam coordinator in the School of Business and Economics (Marketing and Logistics Department) at Moi University. I’m also involved in teaching various units within the same faculty.
Currently I’m pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Management after completing a Masters Degree in Business Management (2015) at Moi University. I’m an upcoming scholar who has published various articles in the field of Purchasing and Supplies, Marketing and Entrepreneurship. I have also participated in several academic and leadership seminars at Moi University as an Association leader.
Other than being an academician I also contribute to the disadvantaged in the society through involvemnet in motivation and empowerment programs and donating basic amenities. I hold a high esteem of discipline, hard work, teamwork and innovation.