Aga Khan University Appoints Lukoye Atwoli New Dean

Aga Khan University appoints Lukoye Atwoli new dean

Aga Khan University has appointed Lukoye Atwoli as new Dean of Medical College.

Lukoye Atwoli has appointed as the new dean at the international university.

Lukoye holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from Moi University, and a Master of Medicine in Psychiatry from the University of Nairobi as well as a PhD from the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health at the University of Cape Town in South Africa.

The announcement of his appointment was made on the institution’s website:

“We’re excited to welcome Prof Lukoye Atwoli to the AKU family, who will join us as Dean of Medical College, East Africa on 1st August 2020. Lukoye is a Professor in Psychiatry with extensive leadership, teaching, and research experience.”

Aga Khan University appoints Lukoye Atwoli new dean
Prof. Lukoye will be expected to lead Aga Khan University’s research on Covid-19 owing to his experience in research

Lukoye is the former Dean of the Moi University School of Medicine, where he excelled at building collaborations and partnerships between the School of Medicine and academic medical centres in Africa, Europe, and the US, transforming it into a regionally leading research and graduate medical school.

He is the son of COTU Boss Francis Atwoli.