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Dr. Lilian Anwulika Okoro


Theatre and Media Studies


Lecturer II


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About Dr. Lilian Anwulika Okoro

Dr. Lilian Okoro is caring mother of many children and a submissive wife to Mazi Chijioke Okoro and a philanthropist. A performing Artist par excellence, a seasoned event Planner and Educationist. She joined the services of the University of Calabar in September, 2013 as Assistant Lecturer and was later promoted in 2016 to Lecturer II. She holds a Ph.D. in Educational Theatre from the University of Calabar in 2016 and a Master Degree in Arts Administration from the same University in 2006 and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theatre Arts from the University of Port Harcourt in 1997. Sequel to her employment in the University of Calabar, She has been Teaching, Counselling, Mentoring and supervising over 20 Diploma and B.A research works. She has conducted research in several areas including Early Childhood Education, Tourism and Hospitality, Cultural Enlightenment, Children and Media Consumption. She has published articles in peer reviewed journals and has attended seminar, symposia and conferences. She has received several awards from student bodies and other organizations within and outside the country. She has handled several positions in the faculty of Arts and her Department. There include : Member Faculty of Arts Welfare Committee, Coordinator of Educational Visitors to the Department , member Accreditation Committee, member of Curriculum review committee , member of Disciplinary committee, LOC. Secretary for Calabar Theatre and Media Conference. Lilian Okoro is a Peace Ambassador.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC)Umejei Primary School Delta State 19771983
School Certificate (G.C.E.) O’Level.St. Brigid’s Gram. School Delta State19841988
CTA- Certificate in Theatre ArtsUniversity of Port Harcourt 19891990
Bachelors in Arts Degree - Theatre Arts (second class upper)University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria 19911997
M.A. (Educational Theatre)University of Calabar, Calabar – Nigeria 20062009
Ph.D (Educational Theatre)University of Calabar, Calabar – Nigeria 20122016
DELF A1. (Diploma in French Language Studies)Alliance Francaise of Accra. Accra Ghana 20122012
PGDE (Education English)National Open University of Nigeria (NTI) 20152016
Certificate of Basic ICT CompetenceUniversity of Calabar ICT Directorate CISCO Certified20162016

S/N Publication
Okoro, L .(2019).Developing African Indigenous Cartoon Series for Pedagogical Applications. International Journal of Integrative Humanism. (11) 1,12-20
Okoro, L . (2015).Educational Theatre Curriculum Evaluation Technique. Journal of n West African Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies. (3)1,42-53
Okoro, L. & Idoreyin, E. I. (2014).Conducting Theatre for Development Research with People with Learning Disabilities: A methodological Perspective. Research in the Humanities: Dynamics in the Management of Knowledge Creation.62-70
Adie, E.U., Okoro,L. A.,& Orim, E.G.(2014). Exploring the potentials of Community Theatre as a Tool for Social Change: The Participatory Communication Method. Journal of Integrative Humanism Ghana.(4)1,58-70S
Okoro, L.(2013).Re-engineering Culture and Cultural Diplomacy in Nigeria's Foreign Policy. West African Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies Journal. (2)2,29-42

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Calabar International Conference of Theatre and Media Studies: Theatre and Media Studies in the Third Millenium. Calabar – Nigeria2015-09-222015-09-25
American Alliance for Theatre and Education Conference (AATE) Boston, U.S.A. 28th – 31st August 2016.2016-08-282016-08-31
Carnival Adjudication Training:Cross River State Carnival Commission in Conjunction with The National Carnival Bands Association of Trinidad and Tobago. Calabar – Nigeria. 2016-12-262016-12-26
Association internationale des critiques de theatre: International Association of Theatre Critics. (AICT. IATC) Lagos – Nigeria2017-03-032017-03-05
International Conference on Creative Mind : London. Paper presented : A learning Disability led Discussion about Quality, Leadership, Inclusion and Collaboration in the Arts. 2017-06-152017-06-15
International Conference on Every Woman Matters : London2017-06-242017-06-24
African Theatre Association (AFTA). “Developing African Indigenous Cartoon Series for Pedagogical Application” Accra – Ghana 2017-07-092017-07-12
African Theatre Association (AFTA) Abuja - Nigeria2017-07-212017-07-24
Faculty of Arts/Humanities Association of Nigerian Universities (FAHANU) UNICAL 2018 Maiden International Conference. Calabar – Nigerian2018-04-102018-04-13
International Conference on “Women and the Nigeria-Biafra War: Reframing Gender and Conflict in Africa” (UMBC) “Authenticating the Narratives on Vanished Wives of Asaba during the Nigeria-Biafra War” Maryland, Baltimore County – USA 2018-05-082018-05-09