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DR.  LOVET T. KIGIGHA (HOD)

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Applied & Environmental Microbiology

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DR. (MRS.) DORCAS D.S. BAWO

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Entomology and Environ.

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DR. ELIJAH I. OHIMAIN

Associate Professor

Bioenergy, Agricultural and Environmental Microbiology

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Ares of Research Interest & Specialty

  • Bioenergy (bioethanol, biodiesel and biogas) and energy policy
  • Petroleum Microbiology and geomicrobiology
  • Environmental and Public Heath Microbiology
  • Agricultural and Veterinary Microbiology

School Attended and Qualifications Obtained With Dates

  • PGD Sustainable Development, Staffordshire University, UK 2011
  • Ph.D Environmental Microbiology University of Benin, Benin City 2001
  • M.Sc. Environmental and Public Health Microbiology, University of Benin, Benin City 1995
  • B.Sc. Microbiology, University of Benin, Benin City 1992

Membership of Professional Associations

  • American Association of Microbiology
  • International Association for Impact Assessment
  • Society for Wetland Scientists
    Renewable and Alternative Energy Society of Nigeria
  • Nigerian Environmental Society

Work Experience

Teaching Experience

  • Wageningen University and Research, The Netherlands (Post doc), 2002
  • North Carolina A&T University, Greensboro, USA (2009-2010)

Administration Experience

  • Assistant Director: Consultancy, Directorate of Consultancy, Entrepreneurship, Research and Development, NDU. 17 April 2012 – Date
  • Assistant Director: Entrepreneurship, Research and Development, Directorate of Consultancy, Entrepreneurship, Research and Development, NDU. Duration: 01 September 2008 – 9 November 2009
  • Acting Head of Department, Biological Sciences, NDU (Duration 8 October 2010 – 12 March 2014)
  • Environmental Liaison Officer for Sustainable Development (Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria): 1st July 2003 –December 2005
  • Head, Environmental Monitoring Department. Environmental Resources Managers Ltd. , Lagos Duration: November 1st 2001 – 24th March 2003
  • Head, Environmental Monitoring Department. Environmental Resources Managers Ltd. , Lagos Duration: November 1st 2001 – 24th March 2003

Public Service

  • University flood control committee
  • University Research Grant Committee
  • Environmental Awareness Group

Course Taught

  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Microbial Ecology
  • Petroleum Microbiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Techniques in Environmental studies
  • Microbial Physiology & Metabolism
  • Advanced Statistics & Experimental design

Awards, Honour, and Prices/ Research Grants

  • IADC Best paper award (World Dredging Congress, Hamburg, Germany (26 September – 02 October 2004) (http://www.iadcdredging.com/news_detail.asp?v1=14)
  • GTZ fellowship (World Dredging Congress, Hamburg, Germany (26 September – 02 October 2004)
  • International Travel Award (Society of Wetlands Scientist Conference, Seattle, US, 18 – 23 July 2004).

Workshops and Conferences Attended

  • 2011 FUTO Alternative Energy conference organized by the Renewable and Alternative Energy Society of Nigeria. August 2011
  • 45th Science Association of Nigeria (SAN) conference held at the Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria (24-27 May 2010)
  • The 26th conference of the Society of Wetland Scientists, Charleston, South Carolina, 5 – 12 June 2005
  • International Association for Impact Assessment, Boston, Massachusetts, 31 May – 3 June, 2005
  • Third Electrical Engineering National Conference tagged "Energy Sources for Power Generation" (ES4PG-2013) holding from July 21-23, 2013 at the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

Some Selected Work/Publications

  • Ohimain, E. I., Kenabie P. and Nwachukwu, R. E. S. 2014. Bioenergy Potentials of Elephant Grass, Pennisetum purpureum Schumach. Annual Research & Review in Biology 4(13): 2215 -2227
  • Alikwe, P.C. N., Ohimain, E. I. and Omotosho, S. M. 2014. Evaluation of the Proximate, Mineral, Phytochemical and Amino Acid Composition of Bidens Pilosa as Potential feed/feed additive for non-ruminant Livestock. Animal and Veterinary Sciences. 2 (2): 18-21
  • Ohimain, E. I., Otobotekere, D., Woyengitonyokopa, B. 2014. Unsustainable exploitation of freshwater wetland turtles and tortoises in central Niger Delta. International Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Analysis. 2 (2): 57 - 64
  • Ohimain, E. I. 2014. The prospects and challenges of cassava inclusion in wheat bread policy in Nigeria. International Journal of Science, Technology and Society. 2 (1): 6-17
  • Ohimain, E. I., Izah, S. C. and Otobotekere, D. 2014. Selective impacts of the 2012 water floods on the vegetation and wildlife of Wilberforce Island, Nigeria. International Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Analysis. 2 (2): 73 - 85
  • Ohimain, E. I. and Izah, S. C. 2014. Energy self-sufficiency of smallholder oil palm processing in Nigeria. Renewable Energy. 63: 426–431
  • Ohimain, E. 1., Angaye, T. N. C. and Okiongbo, K. S. 2013. Removal of iron, coliforms and acidity from ground water obtained from shallow aquifer using trickling filter method. Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering. A2: 349-355
  • Alikwe, P. C. N., Ojo, S.K.S and Ohimain, E. I. 2013. Effects of processed rumen epithelial scrapings meal (RESM) based diet on gastro microbial load of broiler finishers. Nigerian Journal of Agriculture, Food and Environment. 9 (2): 26 - 31
  • Ohimain, E. I. and Ofongo, R. T. S. 2013. Effect of enzyme supplemented diet on gut microflora, digesta pH and performance of broiler chickens. Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology & Food Science. 3 (2): 127 - 131
  • Ohimain, E. I. 2013. A review of the Nigerian biofuel policy and incentives (2007). Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 22: 246–256

 

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DR. EMMANUEL N. OGAMBA

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Aquat. Ecol.& Toxicol.

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DR. INYANG I. REUBEN

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PROF. BIO LOUIS NYANANYO

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Plant Taxonomy, Environ. Sc. & Law

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PROF. EBIAMADON A. BRISIBE

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Artemisinin biosynthesis in Artemisia annua

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MRS. CHIDINMA DAOKORU OLUKOLE

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Applied & Environ. Microbiology

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MR. HARRY AYEBAPREYE GIJO

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Biol. Systems

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MRS. ROSEMARY

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Entomology

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MR. INIOBONG REUBEN INYANG

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Environ. Toxicol.

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