Professor Macharia Munene is a Professor of History and International Relations at the United States International University in Nairobi. Professor Munene is recognised as a public intellectual and resource person in Kenya. He is recognised as a United Nations Expert on Decolonisation. He is also rated among the Top 100 CCTV-4 commentators in the world. He appears in Kenyan and global media and public forums as an observer and analyst. He is a newspaper weekly columnist.