Dr. Josiah Nyagwachi holds a PhD in Construction Management - with specialization in Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. A Master’s Degree in Applied Science with specialization in Project Management (University of Pretoria). A Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Nairobi).
Dr. Nyagwachi has taught in the departments of civil engineering (Moi & NMMU), as well as department of construction management (NMMU). He is an External examiner for undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students for Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU.
He has researched and published nine (9) peer-reviewed papers as well as a textbook on South African Public Private Partnership (PPP)Projects.
Dr. Nyagwachi has over thirty four (34) years of experience as Project Engineer, Project Manager and Public Private Partnership (PPP) specialist in both the public and private sector.
Dr. Nyagwachi joined KUP in 2016 as a Property Developer and University Founder.
Dr. Nyagwachi founding of University role includes: