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Dr. Juliet Wanjiku Kamau


Dr. Juliet Wanjiku Kamau

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Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter Arbeitsgruppe Prof.  /

Research associate Research Group Prof. 

CRC 228 Future Rural Africa


Postadresse / Postal address:

Meckenheimer Allee 166 - D-53115 Bonn

Büro / Office: Geozentrum - Meckenheimer Allee 176

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Academic Profile



Academic Profile

Sustainability; Food and agricultural markets; Biodiversity; Soil fertility; Agroecology; Smallholder farming systems; Sustainability assessment; Organic agriculture


2018 Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, Germany. PhD in Agricultural Sciences. Thesis Title: “Sustainability of organic and non-organic smallholder farms in Kenya”

2010 Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom. MSc International Agricultural and Food Marketing. Thesis title: “Students attitudes to ethical food shopping in the United Kingdom”

2008 University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya. BSc Agriculture: economics major. Thesis title: “The economics of plastic waste management in farms in Kenya”


Kamau, J. W., Stellmacher, T., Biber-Freudenberger, L., & Borgemeister, C. (2018). Organic and conventional agriculture in Kenya: A typology of smallholder farms in Kajiado and Murang'a counties. Journal of Rural Studies, 57, 171-185.

Kamau, J. W., Biber-Freudenberger, L., Lamers, J. P., Stellmacher, T., & Borgemeister, C. (2019). Soil fertility and biodiversity on organic and conventional smallholder farms in Kenya. Applied Soil Ecology, 134, 85-97