Dr. Josephine Njambuya

PhD. in Science ,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Brussels, Belgium

MSc. in Environmental Science & Technology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Brussels, Belgium

BSc in Environmental Studies (Science), Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya


Wetland/ Aquatic Ecology, Environmental Sanitation, Environmental Changes including Biological Invasions, Climate Change, Pollution and Impacts on  Native Biodiversity 

Dr. Josephine Njambuya

  • Githiru M.; Njambuya J. W. Globalization and Biodiversity Conservation Problems: Polycentric REDD+ Solutions. Land 2019, 8, 35, https://doi.org/10.3390/land8020035
  • Stiers, I.; Njambuya, J.;  Triest, L. Competitive abilities of invasive Lagarosiphon major and native Ceratophyllum demersum in monocultures and mixed cultures in relation to experimental sediment dredging. Aquatic Botany 2011, 95, 161-166, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquabot.2011.05.011
  • Njambuya, J.; Stiers, I.; Triest, L. Competition between Lemna minor and Lemna minuta at different nutrient conditions. Aquatic Botany 2011 94 (4) : 158-164. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquabot.2011.02.001
  • Njambuya, J.;  Triest, L. Comparative performance of invasive alien Eichhornia crassipes and native Ludwigia stolonifera under non-limiting nutrient conditions in Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Hydrobiologia  2010, 656, 122-231, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-010-0430-5
  • Njambuya J.   Invasive Alien Species in Kenya; a threat to the environment and human well-being. 1ST International Conference on Natural Resources: Natural Resources, Conflict and Peace.Karatina University, Kenya. 2012 
  • Stiers I, Gérard J, Njambuya J, Coussement K, Triest L. Disentangling patterns of impact of five invasive macrophytes in temperate ponds. Exoten Themadag NECOV, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. 2012
  • Njambuya J.;  Gérard, J.;  Triest, L. Lowering nutrient level might reduce competitive advantage of alien lemnids • 6th NEOBIOTA Conference on Biological Invasions in a Changing World: From Science to Management, Copenhagen, Denmark • 2010
  • Njambuya, J.; Triest L. The interactive effects of eutrophication, species identity and influence of species initial abundance on competition between an invasive and native Lemna: an investigation using RGRD analysis. 12th EWRS International Conference on Aquatic Weeds, University of Jyväskylä, Finland. 2009
  • Njambuya, J.; Triest L. Competition between invasive and native Lemna: interactive effects of species identity, initial abundance and eutrophication. 2nd Annual conference on Plant Population Biology in a Changing World, Bern, Switzerland. 2009
  • Njambuya, J.; Triest, L. Comparative performance between invasive alien Eichhornia crassipes and native Ludwigia stolonifera under nutrient non-limiting conditions: Lake Naivasha, Kenya. 12th EWRS International Conference on Aquatic Weeds, University of Jyväskylä, Finland. 2009
  • Triest, L.; Terer, T.; Njambuya, J.; Muasya, A.;  Sierens, T.; Stiers, I.; Van Geert, A.; Van Puyvelde, K. Aquatic plant populations of isolated African lakes and swamps: perspectives from conservation genetics. Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, Belgium. 2009