DR. LEVI NG'ANG'A MBUGUA


POSITION
FACULTY: APPLIED SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
SCHOOL: MATHEMATICS AND ACTUARIAL SCIENCE
DEPARTMENT: STATISTICS AND ACTURIAL SCIENCE
CURRENT DESIGNATION: LECTURER
OFFICE EMAIL: lmbugua@tukenya.ac.ke
OFFICE TELEPHONE: +254(020) 2219929, 3341639, 3343672
CONSULTATION HOURS: 8AM-5PM MON - FRI
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EDUCATION
Qualification Area of Specialization Institution Year
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PHD)APPLIED STATISTICSJOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE & TECHNOLOGY (KENYA)2013
MASTERS OF SCIENCE (M.SC.)APPLIED STATISTICSUNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI (KENYA)2005
BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (B.ED)BACHELORS OF SCIENCE EDUCATIONMOI UNIVERSITY (KENYA)1997
WORK EXPERIENCE
Period Position Institution
2012 - SEPTEMBER 2014LECTURERMAASAI MARA UNIVERSITY (KENYA)
SEPTEMBER 2014 - CONTINUINGLECTURERTECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF KENYA (KENYA)
2010 - 2011ASSISTANT LECTURERNAROK UNIVERSITY COLLEGE (KENYA)
1997 - 2010SENIOR GRADUATE ASSISTANTTEACHER SERVICE COMMISSION (KENYA)
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
- Model-based estimates of the cost of the universal free primary education in Kenya, East African Journal of Statistics. 1 (3) pp.307-316
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- Mbugua, L. Mwita P. and Mwalili, S (2011) Application of Nonparametric Methods in studying Energy consumption, Rwana Journal (23), pp7-20
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- Levi Mbugua (2014) Modelling Energy Demand using Nonparametric and Extreme Value theory. Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany ISBN-13: 978-3-8484-4444-1
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- Mbugua Levi, Mwita P.,  Mwalili S. and Mhilu C. (2011). Statistical Models for Estimation of extreme daily rate of exchange in energy use. 2nd International Conference Mechanical and Industrial Engineering: Dar es Saalam University. pp179-185
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- Mbugua L. N.  and P. N. Mwita (2013),  Statistical Techniques for Modeling Extreme Price Dynamics in the Energy Market. International Conference on Mathematical Modelling and Physical Sciences IOP publishing Journal of Physics: Conference Series 410,012113
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- Mbugua L. N. and Mwita P. N. Mathematical Tools for Modeling Risk Measures in Energy Economic. Paper forwarded to Computation Science & Discovery (2013)
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- Apudo B. O., Mwita P. N., Mbugua L. N., Machuke G. W. (2014) An application of extreme value theory in Modelling Electricity Production in Kenya. Mathematical Theory & Modelling ISSN 2224-5804 (4)
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CURRENT POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS SUPERVISION
Name Project Title Period
Agnes MunenePh. D in Finance 2014 - ongoing
Brian Omondi ApudoMaster of Science (Applied Statistics)graduated 2014
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND SOCIETIES
Member, Kenya National Statistical Society

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