Edith Mukudi Omwami

Associate Professor

Department: Graduate School of Education and Information Studies
1009 Moore Hall
Box 9515213
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1521
Campus Mail Code: 152103
Phone: (310) 825-1791
Email: omwami@gseis.ucla.edu

Keywords: Africa, Gender, Development, Education, Globalization, Human Capital Development

Edith Mukudi Omwami is Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA. Previously she served as Coordinator for the HIV/AIDS in Africa Initiative of the UCLA Globalization Research Center- Africa and was Coordinator for the UCLA/ USAID Collaborative Research Support Program Child Nutrition Project in Kenya. Her research focuses on educational access, participation and funding of education; nutrition and education linkages, education policy and practice; gender and education; and African education.