B.A. in English Language and Literature from the National University of Zaire, A.M., French, Indiana University; A.M., Applied Linguistics, Indiana University; Ed.D., Northern Illinois University at De Kalb
Teaching and Research Interests:
Intermediate and advanced Swahili, Swahili language and society
Alphonse Mutima's current research is focused on Swahili pedagogy, Swahili varieties, Swahili proverbs, and comparative linguistics on Swahili and other languages.