Professor N. A. Umezulike

Professor N. A. Umezulike

Dean

Biography

Academic qualification:      Ph.D in Adult Education

Academic title:                       Professor of Adult Education

 Academic status:                  Dean College of Agricultural and science Education

Office Address:                    Department of Educational Foundations, College of

                                                  Agricultural andScience Education, Michael

                                                  Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike,

                                                  Umuahia, Abia State

.  Professional qualifications:

  1. WASC Grade II                                                                  -  1979
  2. General Certificate of Education (GCE O/Level)       :-   1979
  3. Teachers’ Grade II Certificate                                        -   1980
  4. M.Ed (Adult Education                                                     -   1991
  5. Ph.D (Adult  Education)                                                   -    2004

  Contact:        Ezioha, Mgbidi, Awgu LGA, Enugu State

Email: neksiems@yahoo.com

9. Fields of interest/specialization:     Adult Education

10. Academic affiliation: Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia

                                                     State, Nigeria

11. Publications:

(a)  Books

       1.  Umezulike, N.A (2003) Rural Community Development. A Nigerian

             Perspective, Enugu, CECTA Nigerian Limited.

  1. Umezulike, N.A (2006). Land Marks in Women Education, Enugu:  Additional Press.

 

(b)  Co-Authored Books

       3.  Anowor, O.O.., Ezema, J.O. & Umezulike, N. A(2001). Fundamentals of  

            Adult Education, Enugu: CECTA Nigerian Ltd.

(c)  Chapters in Books

       4.  Umezulike, N. A. and Ezema, J.O. (2001). Teaching Adults in S.N. Agwu  (Ed)

            Teaching in Nigeria. (Pp., 169-180). Enugu Chesten Ltd

       5.  Umezulike, N. A (2004). An Agenda for Youth’s participation in

            Nigeria’s constitutional democracy.  In C.S Momoh, U.S. Osimiri and I.A

            Umezulike (eds) Law, Democracy and its Dividends, Multi-Disciplinary

             Essays in Honour of Governor Chimaroke Nnamani (pp 423-436) Enugu: Snaap

             Press.

  6.  Umezulike, N.A (2004). Human development as catalyst for rural

                  development in Nigeria. In C.S. Momoh, U.S  Osimiri and I.A Umezulike (Eds)

                  Law, Democracy and its Dividends, Multi-Disciplinary Essays in Honour of

                   Governor Chimaroke Nnamani.  Enugu: Snaap Press(pp 501 – 522).

    

   7.  Umezulike, N. A. (2008). Improving the quality of democratic  Government  in 

                   Nigeria:  The Role of Adult Education. In C. Maduka  

                    &  O.A Afemikhe .(Eds), Issues in Education governance and

                    Development.   (pp 356-364). Benin: Institute of Education.

 

(d)  Conference Proceedings

   8. Umezulike, N. A. (2000). Effective use of Information and Communication

           Technology facilities in improving  Adult Education in Nigeria. Proceedings  

           of the 1st Annual Conference of Department of Science and Computer

           Education, Enugu. (pp 356-360).

   9.  Umezulike, N.A (2012). The Challenges and Prospects of Adult Education

              Programmes in Nigerian Universities.  Proceedings  of Commission for

             International Adult Education (CIAE) of the American Association  for

            Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) pp 148-157).

 10.   Ukwuaba, C. (2012). The Perceived Impact of Women for Women 

          International (WFWI) Non-formal learning programmes for Rural Women in

          Nigeria. Proceedings of Commission for International Adult Education

          (CIAE) of the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education 

          (AAACE) (pp. 158 – 167).

 (e) Articles in Learned   Journal

11.  Umezulike, N.A. (2000).  Philosophical issues for effective Adult Education 

          in    Nigeria. ESUT Journal of Education, 3(2), 126-137.

12.   Umezulike, N.A (2011). Lifelong Education in a  Computer age. Journal of

           Science and Computer Education, 1(2), 230-233.

13.   Umezulike, N.A (2001). Non-formal education and national building.  

           Nigerian Journal of Curriculum and Instruction, 10 (3), 47-49.

 

14.   Umezulike, N.A. (2011). Positioning University Management structure for

            effective academic programmes. A case of University of Ibadan. Journal of

            Multidisciplinary Studies,7(1), 163-167.

15.   Umezulike, N.A (2003).  Impact of educational change on student’s

            activism.    Nigeria Journal of Research and Production, 3 (2), 8-14.

 16.  Umezulike, N. A (2003).  An X-ray of women education as a catalyst for

           rural  development. Multidisciplinary Journal of Research and

           Development, 1(2), 21-25.

 17.  Umezulike, N.A (2005). Strategies for improving Adult Education in Niger. 

          The Nigerian Academic Forum. A multidisciplinary Journal, 9 (5), 87-90.

 18.  Umezulike, N. A. (2005). Enhancing citizenship Education in Nigeria

          through adult education. Nigerian Journal of Citizenship Education,  3. 27-33.

 19.  Umezulike, N. A. (2006). Entrepreneurship in non-formal education 

          Nigerian Journal of Teacher  Education and Teaching, 2 (3), 110 – 115

 20.  Umezulike, N.A. (2006). Contributions of adult education programmes to 

          the economic development of Enugu State. Nigerian National Council of

          Adult Education, 11, 27-34.

 21.  Umezulike, N.A. (2006). Examination malpractices in Nigerian

          Universities: A contemporary Challenge to Adult Educators. Africa Journal

          of  Educational Foundations. 2(1), 232-238.

22.  Umezulike, N.A. (2006). Re-packaging women education for national

          development. Journal of Qualitative Education, 2(4), 135-140.

 23.  Umezulike, N.A. (2007). Educational reforms and attainment of adult

          education objectives in the 21st Century. Nigerian Journal of Teacher

          Education and Teacher, 3 (1), 122-130

  24.   Umezulike, N.A. (2007). An investigation into the strategies for the

          improvement of women education in Nigeria. Journal of Academies, 2 (1),

          149-155

  25.  Umezulike, N. A. (2007). Exploration of persuasion method for the

         enhancement of women education in Nigeria. Nigerian National Council of

         Adult Education, 15, 188- 200.

26.  Umezulike, N. A. and Ukwuaba, C.C (2008). Effective adult literacy

              programmes in Nigeria. African Journal of Allied Education, 2 (1), 1-9

 27.  Umezulike, N. A. and Okenwa, G.N. (2008). Education a strategy for women     

              development. Nigerian Journal of Research and Production, 13 (2), 122 – 130

 

 28.  Umezulike, N. A. and Ukwuaba C.C. (2009).The current status of Nigerian

              women: The way forward. Nigeria Journal of Research and Production,

              14(1),7-13.

 29.  Umezulike, N. A. (2009) Family terrorism: gender dimension. Benue Journal

              of Gender Studies, 1.314 – 322.

30.   Umezulike, N. A. and Ukwuaba C.L. (2009). Application of Information and

              Communication Technologies (ICTs) In women literacy education in Nigeria.

              Benue Journal of Gender Studies, 1, 323 – 328.

31.  Umezulike, N. A. Attitude of University undergraduates towards adult

             education programmes in Enugu State. Benue Journal of Educational Studies.

             19(1&2), 183 – 190

32.  Umezulike, N. A. (2009). The perception of men towards women educational

             empowerment in Enugu State. Journal of Educational Forum, 4 (1), 1-6.

33.  Umezulike, N. A.and Afemikhe O.A. (2010). Alternative assessment and

              women education in Nigeria. African research review. An International Multi-

             Disciplinary Journal, 4(2), 303-310.

34.  Umezulike, N. A. (2010). Frame work for entrepreneurship women education

            in Nigeria. International Journal of Educational Studies, 1(1).

 

12. Description of lecturing courses (courses she lectures in the university): (a) Undergraduate Courses taught

ADE -  105  -  History and Development of Adult Education    (2 Credits)

             108  -  Introduction to Adult Education

             118  -  Introduction to Community Development

             109  -  Philosophy of Adult Education

            113   -  Introduction to Non-formal Education

            204   -  Adult Literacy Methods

            207   -  Methods of Teaching the Adults

            206   -  Curriculum Development in Adult Education 

            212   -  Lifelong Education

            305   -   Comparative Adult Education

            306   -  Management of Adult Education

            307   -  Community Education

            308   -  Rural Education

            401   -  Material Development and Productions

            404   - Women Education

            405   - Practicum in Adult Education

            406   - Professional Seminar

            409   - Pre-retirement Education

            EDU:   213  - Curriculum and Instruction

            EDU :   222 - Curriculum and Instruction II

            VED :   311  - Cooperative Education

            ADE:   102  - Introduction to Adult Education

            ADE:   103  - Introduction to non-formal education

            ADE :  121: -  Adult Education Principles and Development

            ADE :  224: -  Methods of teaching and principles of learning

 

Postgraduate Courses taught

UGC 801 – Advanced statistical Methods in Education
UGC 802 – Computer Application in agricultural Research
ADE 801 – Advance seminar  in  Adult Education
ADE 810 – community analysis management technique in adult education
EDU 811 – Advance research method  in education methodology
ADE 813 – Historical foundation of adult education
ADE 815 – Comparative Adult Education
ADE 817 – philosophical adult Education
ADE 800 – Thesis

ADE  836 – Evaluation of Adult education
ADE 838—Economics of Adult Education
ADE 840 – Cost and finance of Adult education
ADE 842 – Principles and practice of continuing education
ADE 846 – Rural community development

ADE 819 – Curriculum studies in adult education
ADE 818 –  Theory, Policy, Design, Organization and practice of community education                                                         rural development
ADE 812- Organization management and administration of adult education
ADE 814-Teaching Adults
ADE 801-  Advance seminar in adult education
ADE 821-  Planning and implementation of community development projects
ADE 820-Theory practice of social welfare and dynamics of Adult
ADE 822 - sociological Approach to current social problems
ADE 823 - Administration of Social welfare
ADE 805-Advance seminar in adult education
ADE 825-Industrial relations system
ADE 810-Community analysis and management techniques in adult education
ADE 824- Labor relations and industrial relations system  in Nigeria
ADE 826-Industrial training, public policy and industrial relations

ADE 901- Advance seminar in adult education

ADE 915-Independent Study in Adult Education

ADE 917- Issues and Trends in Adult Education

ADE 919- Organizational Administration of Adult Education

ADE 921- Traditional Position in Adult Education

ADE 923-HAuman Resource Management Adult Education

ADE 910- Advance Policy and Design in Adult Education

ADE 912- Practicum in the Administration of Adult Education

ADE 914- Advanced Literacy Education

ADE 933-Public Policy Planning and Implementation of Community Development Projects

ADE 935-Contemporary Theories for Community Development

ADE 937- Community Development Practicum

ADE 939- Community Education

ADE 922-Economics of Community Development

ADE 924- Community Development, National Planning and Personal Development

ADE 926- Community Organization

ADE 941 – Emerging Trends in Extension and Distance Education

ADE 943 – Issues in Distance Education

ADE 945 – Comparative Trends in Extension and Distance Education

ADE 947 – Advanced Extension Education

ADE 928 – Programme Planning in Extension Education

ADE 930 – Administration of Extension and Distance Education

ADE 932 – Instructional Materials in Extension and Distance Education

ADE 949 – Rural Literacy  Newspaper production

ADE 951 – Historical Development of Mass media in Nigeria

ADE 953 – Mass Communication and Research

ADE 955 – Mass Communication Law

 

13. Awards,/Grants:

1.  Nigerian Educational Students Association Award for Outstanding Services

     Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu, 2007.

2.  National Association of Political Science Students Award for Excellent

     Services (Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu 2007)

3.  Peoples State and Resources Award for Women of Merit Gold Award, Abuja

     2007).

4.  Adult Education Students Association (ADESA) University of Jos Chapter

     Award of Excellence, (Jos 2012).

5.  National Association of Agricultural and Science Education Students (NAASES)

     2012/2013    as the most dynamic DEAN

14. Membership of association/Attendance at conference:

  1. Member:  International Association for Educational Assessment (IAEA)
  2. Member: Association for Educational Assessment in Africa (AEAA).
  3. Member: The Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID)
  4.  Member: Amnesty International
  5.  Member: International Association for Gender Empowerment and Development (IAGED).
  6.  Member: National Council of Adult Education (NNCAE)
  7.  Member, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN)
  8. Member, American Association of Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE)

Academic Course /Conference attended

  1. Three day training workshop for Assisted Rural Women Literacy Workers held at Enugu, November, 28th – 30th, 1995.
  2. Two day Workshop for Adult Education Coordinators, June 7th, 1996.
  3. Conference Organized by Faculty of Education, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, July, 3rd – 7th, 2000.

Second NationalConference of Education for National Development and Integration, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Akwa, June, 20th -23rd ,2000.

  1. 1st Annual Conference of Department of Science and Computer Education, Enugu in the year 2000
  2.  1st Annual National Conference Organized by the Department of Science and Computer Education, September, 20th - 22nd , 2002.
  3. 2nd Annual National Conference of Association for Encouraging Qualitative Education in Nigeria, May, 9th – 11th, 2005
  4. International Conference. Organized by Women Resource Centre ( WOREC), Owerri, June,   6th – 9th, 2005
  5. Conference Organized by Nigeria Primary and Education  Association at Federal College of Education – Asaba, June, 13th – 17th,2005.
  6. Conference Organized by Faculty of Education, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, July, 20th – 23rd, 2005.
  7.  4th Annual National Conference Organized by National Association for Research Development (NARD) At University of Port Harcourt, August, 15th -19th, 2005.
  8.  First Annual   National Conference of Department of Education Foundations. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu, November, 7th – 11th, 2005.
  9.  Conference of Citizenship Education Association of Nigeria held at University of Benin, November, 23rd – 26th, 2005.
  10. Primary and Teachers Education Association National Conference held in Enugu from September,   11th – 15th, 2006.
  11. Annual  National Conference of the Institute of Education, University of Benin,

      November, 14th – 18th, 2006

  1. Conference of Association of Nigeria Academic Held in Federal College of Education Asaba, April, 2nd – 6th, 2007.
  2.  East meet West U.K Postgraduate  and Academic Conference on Women’s Gender Studies, July 3rd -5th at University of York, U.K., 2007.
  3.  33rd Annual Conference of International Assessment (IAEA) Held in Baku. Azerbaijan. 16th – 21st   September, 2007.
  4. Conference Organized by International Association for Gender Empowerment and Development (IAGED) Held in University of   Makurdi, 2007.
  5. A guest speaker at the developmental seminar Conference of Institute of Ecumenical Education, Thinkers Corner, Enugu. May, 9th, 2008.
  6.  National Conference of the Department    of Arts and Social Science Education University of Jos. October, 26th – 30th, 2008.
  7. Public Examinations:   Development and Administration, Cambridge, United Kingdom (May, 2009).
  8. First international Conference of Faculty of   Education University of Jos, May, 11th – 14th, 2009.
  9. Keynote address presented at Excellence Bridge International College, Jos. July, 28th, 2010.
  10. Nigeria National Council of Adult Education Association Conference, Ibadan, December, 7th, 2010.
  11. Commission for International Adult Education (CIAE) of the American Association  for   Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) in the year 2012
  12. Commission for International Adult Education (CIAE) of the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education in the year 2012.
  13. Commission for International Adult Education (CIAE) of the American Association for  Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE), Los-Vegas  U.S.A. November,  4-  9th, 2012.
  14. Commission for International Adult Education (CIAE) at the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (CAAACE), Los-Vegas, U. S.A. November, 4-9th, 2012.
  15. Commission for International Adult Education (CIAE) of the American Association  for   Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE), Lexington, Kentucky, 3-5th November, 2013.
  16. International Association for Educational Assessment Conference (IAEA), Singapore, 25-30 May, 2014.

 

15. Academic services/ responsibilities

1. Unit Coordinator:   Adult Education, Department of Educational Foundations,

     Enugu State University of Science and Technology:   1995 -2008.

2. Unit Coordinator:  Adult Education, Department of Educational Foundations,

     University of Jos:  2008 – 2012.

3.  Chairman:  Faculty of Education Social Welfare University of Jos, 2010

4. Chairman:  Department of Educational Foundations, Accreditation Committee,

    University of Jos, 2009.

5. Chairman, Adult Education, Nomadic Research Committee of Nomadic

    Education Centre, University of Jos, 2010.

6.  External Examiner, Continuing Education Centre, University of Jos, 2010-2012

7.  Dean, College of Agricultural and Science Education, Michael Okpara

     University of Agriculture, Umudike, 2012 – Date. 

 

16. Referees:

  1. Prof. O. C. Ene

            Department of Health and Physical Education

            University of Nigeria, Nsukka

  1. Justice R. C.  Onuorah

            Enugu State High Court, Enugu.