Odhiambo James Oduke is a scholar in French as a foreign language, Theatre, International Policy, and Diplomacy. He is quite well-versed in French pedagogy, especially in the field of translation and interpretation. His academic research includes Translation, performing arts, regionalism, and globalization (with a bias on Eastern Africa region). He is also a poet and a creative writer. He is an alumnus of Université de Rouen (France), Atlantic International University (Hawaii-USA), Staffordshire University (United Kingdom), and Salzburg Global Seminar ( Session 366).