Prof Dr Aloo Osotsi Mojola

Prof Dr Aloo Osotsi Mojola
St Paul's University, Limuru, Kenya; Adjunct/part time Global Translation Advisor/Translation Consultant with the United Bible Societies, Kenya

Worked as Lecturer in philosophy at the University of Nairobi, from 1978 to 1983.

Serves as Global Translation Advisor/Translation Consultant – United Bible Societies Africa Region from 1983 to the present. From 2000 to 2006 served as UBS Africa Regional Director for Translation responsible for coordinating and directing the Bible Translation program of the United Bible Societies  throughout Africa..

Has worked as adjunct lecturer at the Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology, from 1985-1989 and at subsequent periods.  Currently works as Visiting Professor in Translation Studies, Philosophy and Biblical Studies at St Paul’s  University, Limuru, Kenya. Has served as external examiner in Translation Studies, Linguistics Philosophy and Biblical Studies at the University of Kwazulu, Natal, Stellenbosch University, Kenyatta University among others.

Serves as Consulting Editor and member of the Editorial Board of the AICMAR Bulletinan evangelical Christian Journal of Contemporary mission and research in Africa (Butere, Kenya), Consulting Editor of Thought and Practicea journal of the Philosophical Association of Kenya and also a Consulting Editor and member of the Board  of Journal for Vernacular Hermerneutics – Trinity Theological Seminary, Accra Ghana.

Author of God Speak in our own Languages – A History of Bible Translation in East Africa 1944 to the present (originally in Nairobi -Kenya, Dodoma - Tanzania, and Kampala- Uganda, by the Bible Societies of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda; a new revised and expanded edition, forthcoming – to be published by the Nida Institute of Biblical Research and Scholarship - American Bible Society, New York and Edizioni di Storia e Literature, Rome.

Currently a Research Associate – Theology Department, University of Pretoria.