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Dr. Nkereuwem David Edemekong is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of History and International Studies. He's also the Acting Director of Centre for Cultural Studies. He holds B.A, MA, PGD and Ph.D qualifications from reputable institutions. He's a recipient of many awards, some of which includes Award of Academic Excellence from Akwa Ibom Kreative Writers Association. He's responsible demeanor makes him prefered for sensible positions in different organanizations.

He holds membership in 11 professional bodies, some of which includes Pan-African Historical Society (PAHS), Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy & Management (CIPDM). His publications are highly sought after by historians around the worlds.

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Personal Details

  • Full Name : Edemekong, Nkereuwem David
  • Nationality : Nigerian
  • Permanent Home Address: Mbioto I, Northern Iman Ward 2,
    Etinan L.G.A., Akwa Ibom State
  • Current Postal Address: Plot 75, Block F, Anua Offot/Ifa Ikot Okpon Housing Estate,
    Uyo,
    Akwa Ibom State
  • Phone : 07067912113; 08023547670
  • Email : nkereuwemdavid@uniuyo.edu.ng

Education

Higher Educational Institutions Attended with Dates

Postgraduate School

University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
2005 – 2010
2006 – 2008

Usman Danfodio University

Sokoto, Nigeria

Postgraduate School, University of Uyo

Uyo, Nigeria
2001 – 2004 l
1995 – 1999

University of Uyo

Uyo, Nigeria

Academic Qualifications with Dates

(i) Ph.D (History and International Studies) -- 2011


(ii) PGD (Education) -- 2008


(iii) M.A. (History and International Studies)-- 2005


(iv) B.A. (Hons) History (2nd Class Honours) Upper Division --2000


Distinction And Awards with Dates

i. Excellence in Service Delivery (Students of 2010/2011 Class) - 2015


ii. Award of Selfless Service (Students’ Historical & Diplomatic Society of Nigeria, UNIUYO) - 2015


iii. Award of Excellence (Faculty of Arts Students’ Association, FASA) - 2016


iv. Guru of the Day at the Art & Cultural Day Celebration by The Tower of Ivory Schools, Abak, AKS, Nigeria - 2017


v. Distinguished Patron’s Prize (National Association of Etinan Local Government Students (NAELGOS – Worldwide) - 2017


vi. Award of Academic Excellence, Akwa Ibom Kreative Writers Association - 2018


vii.Award of Excellence, Akwa Ibom State Youth Movement - 2018

WORK EXPERIENCE WITH DATES

(i) WORK EXPERIENCE BEFORE PRESENT APPOINTMENT

Head of Payroll Unit

Etinan Local Government Council
1991-1993
1993-1995

Assistant Secretary, Traditional Rulers Council

Etinan LGA

National Youth Service Scheme

NYSC

(a) Orientation Camp at Government College Wukari, Taraba State (July- August, 2000)

(b) Redeployed to Akwa Ibom State NYSC Office and thereafter posted to the Akwa Ibom State Government House Press Corp, Governor’s Office, Uyo (Aug. 2000-June 2001)

July 2000 to August, 2000 - August 2000 to June 2001
2001 - 2006

Data Processing Officer

Data Processing Officer

Data Processing Officer, Department of National Civic Registration (DNCR), Federal Ministry of Internal Affairs, Uyo (2001 - 2006)

WORK EXPERIENCE IN THE UNIVERSITY

(a) COURSES TAUGHT WITH DATES

First Semester 2014/2015 Session

b) RESPONSIBILITY (E.g. Headship, Exam Officer, Coordinator, etc.)

i. Examination Officer

I served the University diligently, passionately and sacrificially as the Examination Officer of the Department of History and International Studies since April 02, 2007 to April 02, 2016. During the period I equally served as the administrative deputy of four different Heads of the Department of History and International Studies. I was the Convener and Pioneer Chairman, Examination Officers Forum, University of Uyo (2015-2016)


ii. Ag. Director, Centre for Cultural Studies

I am the current Ag. Director, Centre for Cultural Studies and a member of the Senate of the University of Uyo respectively with effect from April 03, 2016 to the Present

c) COMMITTEE/COMMUNITY SERVICE OUTSIDE THE UNIVERSITY

i. Pioneer/President/Convener: Northern Iman Progressive Forum (NIPROF) since 1998


ii. Director: Atim and David Daniel Edemekong Foundation since 2008


iii. Chairman: Annual Budget Committee, Church of Christ, Efiat Offot, Uyo since 2008


iv. Secretary: Church of Christ, Efiat Offot, Uyo since January 2009


v. Chairman: Governing Council, Preachers Training Institute, Uyo since May 27, 2012


d) NATIONAL/STATE/COMMUNITY SERVICE OUTSIDE THE UNIVERSITY

i.        Vice Chairman: PTA of the Federal Government College, Ikot Ekpene (December 05, 2015 – December 04, 2018).


ii.       Collation/Returning Officer –   2015 General Elections Conducted by INEC.


iii.       Member: Akwa Ibom State Culture and Tourism Development Team, Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Culture and Tourism (2016 to Present).


iv.      Member: Central Planning Committee of Usoro Uso.  The exhibition of contemporary Nigerian Arts and Crafts, hosted by the Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Uyo, Nigeria (January – June 2017).

RESEARCHES UNDERTAKEN WITH DATES (UNPUBLISHED WORKS)

i.        Women and Conflict Resolution in Pre-colonial Ibibio Society


ii.       The Military Administrations in Nigeria: From the 1993 Presidential Election to 1999.


iii.       Nigeria’s Development Strategy and the Goals of NEPAD.


iv.       International Diplomacy and the Nigerian Mission for Africa.


v.       Church in Nigeria in the 21st Century held in the Church of Christ, Okon Town, Ikot     Abasi Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria (Saturday, June 04, 2016).         Paper Presented: The Church in Nigeria in the 21st Century: Challenges and Prospects


vi.        Culture: An Instrument for Re – inventing the Nigerian Economy.

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

100%
Historical Society of Nigeria (HSN) - 2006
100%
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) - 2006
100%
Pan-African Historical Society (PAHS) - 2008
100%
Akwa Ibom Studies Association (AISA) - 2008
100%
Ibibio Academics Roundtable (IAR) - 2009
100%
History and Diplomatic Roundtable (HDR) - 2010
100%
Association of Diplomatic Historians of Nigeria (ADHN) - 2010
100%
Uyo Academy of History (UYAH) - 2010
100%
World History Association (WHA) - 2014
100%
Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy & Management (CIPDM) - 2017
100%
Dialogue Ambassador, Centre for Deep Dialogue & Critical Thinking (CDDCT) - 2017

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