Dr Bornes Chelangat MOSONIK

Staff Information
Lecturer, Chemistry
Department of Education (Science)

2016 -2020: PhD in Chemistry - Egerton university

2010-2015: Master of Science in Chemistry - Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.

2006-2009: Certified public accountant (CPA) 1                      

1998-2004: Bachelor of Science (Edu.)– Chemistry& Mathematics; Egerton University

  1. ISO 9001: 2015: Internal Quality Audit Course by Kenya Bureau of Standards. Held on 12th July-15th July 2022 at Kabarak University.

  2. Certificate of Continuous Professional Development in Competency Based Curriculum (CBC), by Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development . Held 0n 27th to 8th Sept 2021 at Kabarak University.
  3. Regional A Hands-on Approach training on LC-MS, JKUAT, Kenya, funded by Pan African Chemistry Network under The Royal Society of Chemistry, UK and g.s.k, August 2021.
  4. E-training in the e-learning on improving graduate competencies through  Experiential Learning at  Kabarak University held on 2nd  July 2021.
  5. E-training on Online Teaching and Examination Setting at  Kabarak University held on 11th  and 12th March  2021.
  6. Regional A Hands-on Approach training on GC-MS, JKUAT, Kenya, funded by Pan African Chemistry Network under The Royal Society of Chemistry, UK and g.s.k, August 2017.
  7. Curriculum development needs training at Kabarak University held on 14th September 2018.
  8. Training on Pedagogy and ISO 9001:2015 Awareness, held on March 2019 at Kabarak University.
  9. 2006-2009: Certified public accountant (CPA) 1- Passed -KASNEB                     



2019 to date - HOD Education Science, School of Education, Kabarak University.

2016 to date – Full-Time Chemisty lecturer

2016-2017- Part-Time Lecturer, Egerton University

2012-to 2016 –TSC. Teacher, Kericho day secondary school - Chemistry and mathematics teacher.

2005-to 2011-TSC.Teacher, Mugango secondary school - Chemistry and mathematics teacher.

  1. Biofuels as a source of clean renewable energy resource.
  2. Determination of organic and inorganic  environmental pollutants.
  3. Water quality 
  1. Mosonik B.C. (2022). A review on aerodynamic sizes and concentration of particulate matter emitted from various cooking styles in different households. Journal of Physical and Applied Sciences.  https://doi.org/10.51317/jpas.v2i1

  2. Mosonik B.C. (2022). Mosonik, B.C. (2022). Morphology and Environmentally Persistent Free Radicals on Biochars: A Review. Editon Cons. J. Geog. Environ. Sci.,1(1), https://doi.org/10.51317/jest.v1i1

  3. Korir, B. K., Kibet, J., & Mosonik, B. C. (2021). A Review of the Current Trends in the Production and Consumption of Bioenergy. Progress in Chemical and Biochemical Research, 109-133.
  4. Kibet, J., Mosonik, B. C. (2020). Developing countries have had enough: Is it time for a tobacco endgame? Tobacco Induced Diseases, 18(January). https://doi.org/10.18332/tid/115066.
  5. Mosonik, B. C., Ngari, S.M., Kibet, J.K.,  (2019). Molecular Modelling of Selected Combustion By-Products from the Thermal Degradation of Croton megalocarpus Biodiesel. Open Access Library Journal, 6(10), 1.
  6. Kurgat, C.C., Kibet, J.K., Mosonik, B.C., Opuru, F. (2019). Trends in Cigarette Smoking in Kenya and the Challenges Impeding Cessation.  American Journal of Biological and Environmental Statistics.
  7. Mosonik, B.C., Kibet, J.K., Ngari, S.M., (2019). Simulating the Health Impact of Particulate Emissions from Transport Fuels using Multipath Particle Deposition Model (MPPD). Open Journal of Modelling and Simulation. 7, 115-124: http://www.scirp.org/journal/ojmsi, ISSN Online: 2327-4026, ISSN Print: 2327-4018.
  8. Mosonik, B.C., Kibet, J.K., Ngari, S.M., (2019). Optimization of Binary Mixtures of Biodiesel and Fossil Diesel for Clean Energy Combustion. Chemistry Africa: https://doi.org/10.1007/s42250-019-00071-0.
  9. Kibet, J.K.,  Mosonik, B.C., Ngari, S.M.,  Nyamori, V. O. (2018).  Free radicals and ultrafine particulate emissions from the co‑pyrolysis of Croton megalocarpus biodiesel and fossil diesel. Chemistry Central Journal. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13065-018-0458-6
  10. Mosonik, B.C., Kibet, J.K., Ngari, S.M.,  Nyamori, V. O. (2018). Environmentally persistent free radicals and particulate emissions from the thermal degradation of Croton megalocarpus biodiesel. Journal of Environmental Science and Pollution Research. Springer Berlin Heidelberg.   ISSN 0944-1344. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-018-2546-5
  11. Mosonik, B.C., Mavura, W. J.  and Kiptoo, J. K. (2014). Assessment of fluoride levels in different water sources in lowland areas of Bomet County, Kenya and remediation with Moringa oleifera seeds. International Journal of Engineering & Scientific Research. Volume 2, Issue 5 ISSN: 2347-6532.

Undergraduate courses 

  • Physical Chemistry I
  • Physical Chemistry II
  • Physical Chemistry III
  • Physical Chemistry IV
  • Physical Methods Of Structure Determination.
  • Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry,
  • Physical-Inorganic Chemistry,
  • Electrochemistry

Postgraduate courses (PhD)

  • Advanced Educational Statistics and Data Analysis
  1. Royal society of chemistry

Our Moral Code

As members of Kabarak University family, we purpose at all times and in all places, to set apart in one’s heart, Jesus as Lord. (1 Peter 3:15)