The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nairobi is Prof. Stephen Kiama, BVM, MSc.(Nairobi), PhD (Bern).
The Vice-Chancellor is the academic and administrative head of the University and is responsible to the Council for maintaining and promoting the academic image and maintaining and promoting the efficiency and good order of the University.
The Vice-Chancellor is by virtue of his office a member of every committee appointed by the Council or Senate, unless otherwise expressly provided.
The Vice-Chancellor is also by virtue of being the overall administrative head of the University, the accounting officer of the University.
The Vice-Chancellor is responsible for policy matters, planning, coordination, public relations, fund-raising and general development of the University.
The Vice-Chancellor is also the:-
Chairman of Senate
Chairman of Associate Professorial Appointments Committee
Chairman of the University Management Board
Chairman of the Students Welfare Authority
Vice Chancellor's Contacts