Juddy Wachira is currently a senior lecturer at the department of Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Moi University, Eldoret-Kenya. She is also a research associate at the University of Witwatersand, Johannesburg, South Africa. Her research interests are centred on applying mixed methods to explore and promote uptake and utilization of HIV care in resource –limited settings. She is committed to training and mentoring both undergraduate and postgraduate students in an inclusive and supportive environment. She is also committed to supporting students in identifying and transitioning into their relevant careers.