Professor of Management in the Department of Business Management and current Dean, Faculty of Management Sciences of the University of Calabar, Nigeria.
He has held several positions in the University including two-terms Head of Department of Business Management and recently served as the Chairman, Committee of Deans. He is a Commonwealth Scholar and received his MIR and Ph.D Industrial Relations from the University of Western Australia, Australia after he obtained a B.Sc. (Hons.) Sociology from the University of Calabar, Nigeria. His primary research interests are in the fields of organizational behaviour, human resources management, industrial relations, management theory, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility.
He has wide experience in teaching, management consulting and administration, and served in senior management positions in government and private sector organizations. He has attended and presented papers in several international conferences and published extensively in numerous journals including Journal of Global Business and Technology, Journal of Systems and Information Technology, South African Journal of Labour Relations, Journal of Business Systems, Governance and Ethics, Management Research and Practice, International Journal of Business and Management, Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, European Journal of Economic, Finance and Administrative Sciences. International Business Research, International Journal of Business and Social Science, International Journal of Business Administration.
Professor Inyang has published and co-authored many books including Organizational Behaviour: A Managerial Perspective, Management Theory: Principles and Practice, Corporate Planning and Policy: Concepts and Applications, Essentials of Business Communication (co-author), Personnel Management Practice in Nigeria (co-author) and two entries in the Encyclopedia of Corporate Social Responsibility (Springer) and served as a Field Editor in the Encyclopedia project.
He is currently serving on the editorial boards of International Journal of Business and Management, International Business Research, and Contemporary Management Research. He is serving as external examiner in the area of management in many Universities including University of Uyo, University of Port Harcourt and Rivers State University of Science and Technology – all in Nigeria. He is a member of Emerald Literati Network. Professor Inyang is a member of Academy of Management Nigeria and the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM). Member of Africa Academy of Management