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Name

Dr. Udeme Uyom Udofia

Department

Zoology and Environmental Biology

Designation

Snr. Lecturer

Email

[email protected]


About Dr. Udeme Uyom Udofia

Dr Udeme Uyom Udofia holds a Ph.D degree in Environmental Pollution and Toxicology from the University of Calabar where he has been lecturing for about 20 years now. He had his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Zoology (Animal Physiology) and went on to specialize in Environmental Pollution and Toxicology at the University of Lagos where he obtained his Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree. He is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Zoology and Environmental Biology and had served as the immediate past acting Head of Department. He has initiated and participated in several Research Programme in his field of specialty and has supervised several Undergraduate and Post-graduate research work in the University. Dr Udofia is currently researching on an effective bioremediation strategy for the restoration of hydrocarbon-polluted sites in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria through a grant provided by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), where he served as a Research Fellow during his Sabbatical Leave in 2017. Dr Udofia was the Pioneer Consultant on Environmental Matters to Akwa Ibom State Government in 1999 and equally led the State Government to the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) of the Exxon Mobil Oil Spill in 2008. He has served as Environmental Consultant to many oil-bearing communities in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria as well as some International Oil Companies like Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited. He has served as Ecological and Waste Management expert in several Review Panels of Environmental Impact Assessment for numerous projects across Nigeria. Dr Udofia was appointed Special Assistant on Technical Matters to the Honourable Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory FCT, Abuja in 2008 and is a United Nations Approved Candidate for Specialist Programme on Environmental Pollution Control and Protection. Dr Udeme Udofia is the immediate Past Chairman of Nigerian Environmental Society (NES), Cross River State Chapter and has over 20 articles to his credit published in learned journals locally and internationally. Dr Udofia has attended and presented papers in several conferences within and outside Nigeria.


S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
B. Sc. ZoologyUniversity of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria19851989
M. Sc. Zoology (Environmental Pollution and Toxicology)University of Lagos, Logos State, Nigeria19971999
PhD Environmental Pollution and ToxicologyUniversity of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria20072011

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
International Seminar on the protection of the Earth by International Network for Ecological Justice April 22, 2000. Summit Complex, Uyo, Nigeria.International Seminar on the protection of the Earth by International Network for Ecological Justice April 22, 2000. Summit Complex, Uyo, Nigeria.2000-04-222000-04-22
10th Annual General Meeting/ Conference of Nigeria Environmental Society (NES). 23rd -28th December, 2000 at Uyo, Nigeria10th Annual General Meeting/ Conference of Nigeria Environmental Society (NES). 23rd -28th December, 2000 at Uyo, Nigeria2000-12-232000-12-28
World Conference of Mayors.15th -20th, July 2001. Eket, Akwa Ibom State. NigeriaWorld Conference of Mayors.15th -20th, July 2001. Eket, Akwa Ibom State. Nigeria2001-07-152001-07-20
Conference on Capacity Building in Community- Based Land and Water, Management. November 25th –December 7th 2002. The Mirage Hotel, Calabar- Certificate ReceivedConference on Capacity Building in Community- Based Land and Water, Management. November 25th –December 7th 2002. The Mirage Hotel, Calabar- Certificate Received2002-11-252002-12-07
Conference/Seminar on environmental Health Protection for Environmental Health Officers in Akwa Ibom State. 17th-18th September 2003. International Management Conference Centre, Uyo. Akwa Ibom State. Nigeria.• Conference/Seminar on environmental Health Protection for Environmental Health Officers in Akwa Ibom State. 17th-18th September 2003. International Management Conference Centre, Uyo. Akwa Ibom State. Nigeria.2003-09-172003-12-18
18th Annual General Meeting/ Conference of the Nigerian environmental Society held at the State Library Complex, Calabar, cross River State. 27th -29th November, 2008.18th Annual General Meeting/ Conference of the Nigerian environmental Society held at the State Library Complex, Calabar, Cross River State. 27th -29th November, 2008.2008-11-272008-11-29
• Second DIVERSITAS Open conference (diversitas) Open Science Conference (DIVERSITAS OSC2) Biodiversity and Society; understanding connections, adapting to change held at Cape Town. South Africa from 13th -14th, October, 2009.PAPER PRESENTED: SURVEY OF THE MAMMALIAN FAUNA IN THE STUBBS CREEK FOREST RESERVE, AKWA IBOM STATE, NIGERIA.2009-10-132009-10-14
22nd Annual conference of Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) 6th to 8th December, 2012 At Conference Hall, Udeme Hotels, Goodluck Jonathan Road, Opolo, Yenogoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria. 22nd Annual conference of Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) 6th to 8th December, 2012 At Conference Hall, Udeme Hotels, Goodluck Jonathan Road, Opolo, Yenogoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria. 2012-12-062012-12-08
Conference/Seminar on Environmental Health Protection for Environmental Health Officers in Akwa Ibom State. 17th – 18th August 2015. College of Health Technology. Cross River State. Nigeria. PAPER PRESENTED: SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN NIGERIA.Conference/Seminar on Environmental Health Protection for Environmental Health Officers in Akwa Ibom State. 17th – 18th August 2015. College of Health Technology. Cross River State. Nigeria. PAPER PRESENTED: SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN NIGERIA.2015-08-172015-08-18
25th AGM/Conference of Nigerian Environmental Society of Nigeria (NES). 4th – 6th November at Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. 25th AGM/Conference of Nigerian Environmental Society of Nigeria (NES). 4th – 6th November at Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. 2015-11-062015-11-08