Dr. Ifeanyi Nwokeocha

BRIEF PROFIILE 

Dr Ifeanyi Martins Nwokeocha was born on July 2 1983 at Umunoha in Mbaitoli LGA, Imo State, Nigeria. He obtained his FSLC in 1995. Thereafter, he obtained his Senior School Certificate in 2002. In 2005, he enrolled at Anambra State University ( currently known as Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, COOU) where he earned a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in mass communication in 2008.
He taught English Grammar briefly at Topfaith International School, Mkpatak, Akwa Ibom State before he left to pursue a master’s degree at Anambra State University. He graduated with distinction in his MSc, and in 2022 he completed his PhD in mass communication with specialty in advertising and public relations.
He has taught in several institutions including Heritage Polytechnic, Eket where he served in various capacities such as HOD,Mass Communication, Dean, Faculty of Management Sciences, Deputy Rector, Dean, Student Affairs, before joining the Federal University, Otuoke as a lecturer in the Department of Journalism and Media Studies.
His major research and teaching interests include: political communication, comparative media systems, international and intercultural communication, speech communication, news English, mass media and society, mass communication ethics, health communication, development communication, PRAD, etc.
He has authored several books which include: Fundamentals of English for Mass Communication (2014), book chapters. He has published over 60 scholarly articles in revered, peer- reviewed, international journals. He is conspicuously visible on Google scholar, Researchgate, Academia,etc
Dr Nwokeocha is a member of several professional bodies such as African Council for Communication Education (ACCE), Association of Media and Communication Researchers of Nigeria (AMCRON), Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Nigeria Union of Journalists,((NUJ),etc.
He is a reviewer/ editor at several publications including Farmosa, publishers of Jurnal Multidisiplin Mandama ( MUDIMA), Indonesia, International Journal of Engineering, Business and Social Sciences (IJEBSS), International Journal of Religion, Education and Law, etc.

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