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Mr. Justine Akpanke




Assistant Lecturer


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About Mr. Justine Akpanke

Akpanke Justine is an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Calabar. He holds a Masters of Science degree in Environmental Microbiology from the University of Nigeria and is currently studying in the same University for his Ph.D. He is an Environmental Microbiologist and Biotechnologists with special interest in the study of influence of anthropogenic activities on the distribution of antibiotic resistance. He also demonstrated much interest in crude oil contamination mitigation measures. He has published many articles in reputable journals. He is a member of Nigerian Society for Microbiology (NSM), Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) and American Society for Microbiology (ASM)

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC)Govt Primary School, Igwo, Obudu, Cross River State, Nigeria19881992
Senior Secondary Certificate ExaminationBegiading Secondary School, Ohong, Obudu, Cross River State, Nigeria19922000
B.Sc (Microbiology)University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria20022007
Diploma in Education Post Graduate (PGDE).National Teacher’s Institute(NTI) Kaduna, Kaduna State, Nigeria20102010
M.Sc (Environmental Microbiology) University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria 20132017

S/N Publication
Akpanke, J., Ogbonna, J. C., & Ire, F. S (2019) Biochar Application in Crude Oil Impacted Soil Stimulates the Growth of Autotrophic Nitrifiers. International Journal of Science and Research Methodology,12(1), 63 - 81.
Bassey, I. U., Andy, I. E., Akpanke, J., & Udoh, I.S. (2018). Effects of global warming on microbiota of the great Kwa river in Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Life Sciences Research, 6(4), 147-154.
Bassey, I. U., Andy, I. E., Unimke, A. A., & Akpanke, J. (2018). Hydrocarbon degrading potentials of Chromobacterium violaceum, Bacillus subtilisand Micrococcus luteusisolated from lemna waste dumpsite, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, 8(11), 122-129.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Workshop On Proposal (Grant) Writing. Organized By Faculty Of Biological Sciencies Research And Linkage And Seminar Committee In Collaboration With The Nigerian Academy Of Science2019-10-032019-10-05
Annual Conference Of Environmental Health Scientist Association, Nigeria. Calabar, Nigeria Theme: Eco – Sanitation, Eco – Health And Eco – Tourism: Veritable Tripod For Sustainable Livelihoods In Emerging Economies. 2019-11-182019-11-22