Areas of Expertise
Caroline Wanjiru Kariuki, Phd
Academic Director

Caroline holds a PhD in Economics from Curtin University, Australia. She also holds a

master’s in Accounting and an undergraduate degree in Economics and Financial

Planning, which were both attained from Curtin University. Caroline joined Strathmore

University in 2015 and lectures in economics. In addition, she is also the Academic

Director within the Strathmore Institute of Mathematical Sciences.

While in Australia, Caroline worked in the financial planning industry for five years and

also taught economics in Curtin University and Edith Cowan University. Furthermore,

Caroline has participated in research projects that involve working with stakeholders in

the banking sector, taking part in workshops that entail working with international

organisations such as USAID and presenting economics research in conferences.

Caroline is enthusiastic about economics and econometrics and in July 2016 she attended

a summer school at the University of Warwick (UK). Her research interests include

foreign direct investment, financial economics and development economics.

Contact Details

Madaraka Estate
Ole Sangale Road, PO Box 59857,
00200 City Square
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 0703-034000, 0703-034200