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About Dorothy Nyakerario Riang'a


Research Analyst


KN 14 Av. 45 Kimihurura
P.O.Box 283
Kigali, Rwanda


+250 782 121 681


Dorothy has a Master’s degree in Applied Statistics, a post-graduate diploma in Applied Statistics and a Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science all from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) Nairobi. She has 5+ years of experience working with R (Statistical Software) coupled with proficient knowledge in Statistics, Mathematics and Analytics.
She has more than 6 years of distinguished experience lecturing and Coordinating numerous statistical and analytical-related programmes in various universities such as JKUAT, The Technical University of Kenya and Mount Kenya University Rwanda. She has also worked as a “Financial Analyst” at African Merchant Assurance Co. ltd and with several institutions and individuals mainly, in analyzing and converting statistics into charts and graphic reports to present findings, performing studies on demand and supply forecasts, income, capital and expense for different products and services as well as report writing of the findings.
Dorothy has a unique/strong combination of reliable and extensive data entry skills, excellence in R, STATA and SPSS softwares. She offers a comprehensive skill-set in statistical data analysis and often plays a key and productive role in interpreting, analyzing critical problems and come up with creative solutions as well as producing methodologies for effective data management and filing. She thrives in a fast-paced environment, enjoys learning new things and is always ready to take up challenges as they rise.