Nancy Mogire

Work History

Work History
Jan 2013 - Present

Instructor Faculty of IT

Strathmore University

Instructor  in the Faculty of IT, specializing in web development and programing units. I am also involved in research previously in access control and privacy on social networks and now beginning in cryptography. Presenting a paper in the Annual Strathmore ICT conference this September. I am set to begin my PhD CS at the University of Hawaii in January 2014 in Cryptography with the specific subject still under discussion with my advisor. My end goal is to establish my career in industry research and development in the broad area of IT security engineering.

Jan 2012 - Present

Freelance Blogger

Wrote blogs for various websites on technology issues mainly with regard to security.

These websites include:

Now closed sites:

Apr 2010 - Jun 2011

Systems support and web maintenance assistant

Webtribe Ltd

WEB MAINTENANCE AND SYSTEM SUPPORT – WEB TRIBE LIMITED ANDDuties at Webtribe/Jambopay:Maintaining websites for and  Generating SQL reports on Jambopay transactions Monitoring Jambopay’s M-pesa transactions back-end system PS: Jambopay is an online payment gateway allowing customers to pay merchants online via credit card or Mobile money transfer. Hosted


May 2011 - Jun 2013

Master of Science

Strathmore University

Took a bias for IT security subjects and wrote my thesis in social network security.

Oct 2005 - Sep 2009


University of Nairobi

Majored in web technologies and interface building. Was at this point already gearing for a career change to security science as soon as the opportunity arose.

Feb 2000 - Oct 2003

High School Diploma

The Kenya High School