Tutorial fellow


Master of Science: Food Nutrition and Dietetics

Bachelor of Science: Food Nutrition and Dietetics

Email: Jane. Mbijiwe@mksu.ac.ke/gmbijiwe@gmail.com

Address: P.O. BOX 29161-00100



Doctor of Philosophy in Foods, Science and Nutrition– Ongoing

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya

Master of Science in Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics – 2012-2017

Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

Thesis Title: Physical Activity, Dietary Practices and Nutrition Status of Hypertensive Patients Attending Kiambu District Hospital, Kiambu County, Kenya

 Bachelor of Science (Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics) – 2002-2006

Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

Higher National Diploma in Human Resources Management – 2011-2012

Institute of Human Resource Management, Nairobi, Kenya 

 Certificate in Intellectual Property Management-2012

           World Intellectual Property Organisation

Work Experience

2018-to date     Tutorial Fellow Machakos University – Full time

2012-2014       Lecturer, Mount Kenya University – Part time


Mbijiwe J, Chege P, Munyaka A. (2017). Relationship between body mass index and blood pressure level in hypertensive patients attending Kiambu District Hospital, Kenya. International Journal of Health Science Research; 7(10):224-229. www.ijhsr.org/IJHSR_Vol.7_Issue.10_Oct2017/31.pdf  (ISSN: 2249-9571)

 Professional Affiliations

  • Registered Nutritionists/Dietician- G/1154/13

 Conference/ Workshops

  • Presented research findings 35th Workshop at Kenyatta University on 30th November 2017