About me

Essien Udosen hails from Ikot Obong Edong in lkot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa lbom State, Nigeria. He had his primary school education in the Methodist Central School, lkot Ekpene and secondary school education in State Lutheran Secondary School (now Lutheran High School), lkot Obong Edong, lkot Ekpene in 1962 and later got admitted into Archibong Memorial Grammar School, Ukpom, lkono.

He holds an N.C.E Certificate from College of Education, Uyo, a B.Sc. in Chemistry/Education from the University of Lagos, a PhD in inorganic Chemistry (Environmental) from the University of Calabar and a Post Doctoral Certificate in Pollution Studies from the State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry (SKLEAC), Beijing, China. He has also obtained a B.Th (Homiletics) from Eternity Theological Institute.

He has several certificates and awards from professional bodies, organizations and Churches.

Udosen had taught Chemistry and Biology in Secondary Schools before joining College of Education which metamorphosed into the University of Cross River State, Uyo that gave birth to the present University of Uyo.

He has has published over forty (40) articles in reputable national and international journals, written one text book and contributed to the writing of three text books in Science, technology and environmental chemistry.

Apart from the routine lecturing and research, Prof. Udosen had served as a lead consultant to Shell and Mobil Oil Companies. He is a member of many organizations and professional bodies, some of which are Nigerian Conservation Foundation (N.C.F.), Science Association of Nigeria {S.A.N.)etc. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Chemists of Nigeria (ICCON) and many others He is happily married and the marriage is blessed with two grown up children.

AWARDS/HONOURS

COURSES TAUGHT

CHM 001

Remedial Chemistry (1987 – 1996, 2000 – 2006)

CHM 101

General Chemistry (Physical) 1982 – 1993

CHM 102

General Chemistry (Organic) 1982 – 1993

CHM 111

General Chemistry (2003 – 2012, 2014 - 2017)

CHM 112

General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (2003 – 2012, 2014 - 2017)

CHM 211

Inorganic Chemistry 11 (1994 – 1997, 1999 – 2006)

CHM 212

Inorganic Chemistry (1987 – 1993)

CHM 213

Inorganic Chemistry Practical (2004 – 2006)

CHM 223

Structure and Bonding (1993 – 1997, 1999 – 2003, 2005 – 2010)

CHM 201

Pharmaceutical Chemistry (1991 – 1992)

CHM 312

Inorganic Chemistry 111 (1997 - 2006)

CHM 311

Inorganic Chemistry Practical (2004 – 2006)

CHM 315

Main Group Elements (1988 – 1991)

CHM 326

Organometallic Chemistry (1999 – 2000)

CHM 412

Coordination Chemistry (1999 – 2002)

CHM 414

Nuclear and Radiochemistry (1999 – 2002)

CHM 422

Chemistry of Lanthanides & Actinides (1999 – 2010)

CHM 416

Environmental Chemistry (1988 – 1992)

ACH 421

Industrial Chemical Processes (1997,1999)

ACH 312

Environmental Chemistry (1995,1996,2002,2005)

CHM 327

Environmental Chemistry (2006 – 2011)

CHM 317

Environmental Chemistry (2012, 2014)

EVM 513

Environmental Biology & Chemistry (1999 – 2017)

EVM 523

Impact Evaluation & Assessment (1999 – 2017)

EVM 611

Environmental Chemistry (2004 – 2017)

CHM 618

Environmental Chemistry (1995 – 1997, 1999)

EHM 622

Environmental Health & Water Pollution (2011 – 2016)

CHM 641

Bioinorganic Chemistry (1997, 1999)

CHM 656

Environmental Management (1997)

CHM 674

Inorganic Raw Materials (2000 – 2006)

CHM 617

Environmental Toxicology & Analysis 2010 – 2017

CHM 625

Environmental Impact Assessment & Pollution Control (2010 – 2011)

CHM 626

Chemistry of the Atmosphere (2014 - 2017)

CHM 627

Chemistry of the Hydrosphere (2010 – 2017)

CHM 612

Radiochemical Methods of Analysis (2004 - 2008)

CHM 652

Nuclear and Radiochemistry (2004 – 2006)

CHM 663

Advanced Industrial Chemistry (2002 – 2006)

CHM 714

Air and soil Analysis (2010 – 2017)

CHM 716

Environmental Economics (2010 – 2012)

CHM 728

Advances in Energy Chemistry (2015 - 2017)

CHM 729

Advances in Pollution Chemistry (2010 – 2017)


MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES


Member

Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN)

Member

Institute of Chartered Chemist of Nigeria (ICCON)

Member

Nigerian Environmental Society (NES)

Member

Nigeria Environmental Study/Action Team (NEST)

Member

International Association of Impact Assessment of Nigeria (IAIAN)

Member

Nigeria Conservation Foundation (NCF)

Member

Nigerian Society for Biological Conservation (NSBC)

Member

Science Association of Nigeria (SAN)

Member

American Association for Advancement of Science

Member

Science Teachers’ Association of Nigeria (STAN)

Academic Background

1997/1998

Post-Doctoral Certificate (Environmental Pollution)

SKLEAC

Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

1984-1991

Ph. D. (Inorganic Chemistry - Environmental)

University of Calabar

Calabar

1977-1980

B.Sc. (2nd Class Honours Upper Division) (Chem/Edu.)

University of Lagos

Lagos

1973-1976

N.C.E. (Chem./Education)

College of Education

Uyo

Experiences

1991 till date

Lecturing/Research

University of Uyo

1983 – 1991

Lecturing/Research

University of Cross River State

1982 – 1983

Lecturing/Research

College of Education, Uyo

1980 – 1982

Chemistry Teacher/V. Principal

Teaching Service Commission

Publications

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Location

Department of Chemistry, University of Uyo, Nigeria

Phone

(+234) 8022006511