Patrick Weke is a full Professor of Actuarial Science and Financial Mathematics at the School of Mathematics, University of Nairobi since 2014. He rose through the ranks from Tutorial Fellow (1988), Assistant Lecturer (1993), Lecturer (2001), Senior Lecturer (2003), and Associate Professor (2009) at the same institution. He graduated with a B.Sc. (Honours) in Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science in 1986 from University of Nairobi, an M.Sc. (Mathematical Statistics) in 1988 from University of Nairobi, an M.Sc. (Actuarial Science) in 1992 from City University, London and a Ph.D. (Applied Actuarial Statistics) in 2001 from Harbin Institute of Technology, China.
He is a Honorary Fellow of The Actuarial Society of Kenya (since 2017) and he is also involved in the following academic/professional activities:
Publications and Presentations
He has published over 40 articles in referred journals, 2 textbooks, 3 chapters in books and 15 conference proceedings. He has supervised 10 PhD candidates mainly in the areas of Financial Mathematics and Actuarial Science, and over 80 Master of Science and Postgraduate Diploma candidates to completion.
His main research interests are in the following areas