Prof. Kefa Rabah

Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic & Research

Prof. Kefa Rabah joined Kabarak University in September 2013. He brings to the University a vast experience in Information Systems Technology

His main area of research is in High Performance Computing (HPC) Supercomputing Clustering, Hypervirtualization and Cloud Computing using Eucalyptus Systems, OpenNebula, Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud and eyeOS Cloud.

Prof. Rabah has also worked extensively in the field of Cryptography mainly public key cryptosystems: RSA, Elliptic Curve Cryptography, Digital Signature Algorithm; and Hashing. IT Security, Cybercrime Investigation and Digital forensics is another hot topic that Prof. Rabah is working on and plan to setup a cloud computing and cybercrime labs at Kabarak University

Kefa Rabah, Ph.D’s Summary

Custom business solutions systems integration using Linux Open Source Solutions: OSCAR medical software, OSCAR Cluster computing, LAMP, Ubuntu Cloud Computing, IPCop Firewall/Router, SugarCRM, Moodle CMS, PostgreSQL, CentOS5, RHEL5, DNS & LDAP servers.

Infrastructure core SMB, enterprise network and server solutions; Business Continuity & Change Management Strategies; Compliance solutions: SOX, COBIT, ITIL, ISO_17799, HIPAA, PIPEDA, PCI


Prof. Ronald K. Chepkilot

Deputy Vice Chancellor Administration & Finance

Prof. Ronald Kiprop Chepkilot serves as the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Administration and Finance at Kabarak University. He has 25 years working experience in public and private universities in senior administrative and teaching positions.  He has also served in Central Government as an Administrative Officer.

He is currently a Professor of Human Resource Management at Kabarak Univesity. He holds a Doctorate  Degree in Human Resource Management from Nelson Mandela University, South Africa, a  Masters degree in Human Resource Development from University of Manchester and Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Nairobi. He also holds a certificate in Management of Higher Education Institutions from Galilee International Management Institute in Israel.  He has published fourteen (14) articles in refereed journals and a book on Human Resource Management. His main area of research is in performance management. He  was elected the Chairman of IHRM Nakuru Chapter and served from  May 2014 to April 2016.

He  has been a member of the Institute of Human Resource Management since 2009. He is also a member of the Human Resource Management Professional Examination Board.