Brief History of the Department

Computer Science and Informatics Department, until 10th of February, 2016, was one of the programmes under the then tripartite Department of Mathematical, Computer and Physical Sciences (MCP), which was created in 2011.  The Pioneer Acting Head of Department after the Demerge from MCP was Late Dr. Ureigho Roy Joel and thereafter, Dr Nlerum A. Promise who handed over to the current Head of Department, Prof. Ohakwe Johnson. There are sixteen (16) teaching staff in the Department made up of fourteen (14) tenured staff and two (2) Adjunct Professors. The tenured staff comprise a Professor, a Senior Lecturer, a Lecturer I, four (4) Lecturer II, six (6) Assistant Lecturers and a Graduate Assistant of which four (4) are on study leave (three (3)Assistant Lecturers in pursuit of their P.hD. Degree programmes and the the Graduate Assistant in pursuit of his Masters’ degree programme)

Staff list in the Department

S/NO NAME HIGHEST QUALIFICATION DESIGNATION/RANK AREA(S) OF INTEREST
1 PROF. OHAKWE JOHNSON PhD PROFESSOR DISTRIBUTION THEORY AND TIME SERIES ANALYSIS AND FORECASTING
2 DR. NLERUM PROMISE ANEBO PhD SENIOR LECTURER MOBILE AND PERVASIVE COMPUTING
3 PROF. EKECHUKEWU BONIFACE PhD PROFESSOR (ADJUNCT) COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE
4 PROF. (MRS) VIRGINIA EJIOFOR PhD PROFESSOR (ADJUNCT) DATABASES
5 MRS. OBASI CHINONYE MARY MSc. LECTURER I DATABASES AND NETWORKS
6 MR. OKARDI BIOBELE MSc. LECTURER II MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
7 MRS. MOKO ANASUODEI MSc. LECTURER II COMPUTER GRAPHICS AND ANIMATION
8 MRS. STOW MAY MSc. LECTURER II (ON MATERNITY LEAVE) COMPUTER SYSTEM
9 MRS. VICTOR-IKOH MAUDLYN MSc LECTURER II MIS
10 MR. IKIRIGO SAMUEL MSc. ASSISTANT LECTURER (ON STUDY LEAVE) NETWORK MANAGEMENT
11 GODWIN LARRY ENIWEI MSc. ASSISTANT LECTURER (ON STUDY LEAVE) COMPUTATIONAL SYSTEMS
12 MR. IBIBO TEDDY MSc ASSISTANT LECTURER (ON STUDY LEAVE) CYBER SECURITY
13 FATOBA DUPE CATHERINE MSc. ASSISTANT LECTURER COMPUTER SYSTEM
14 MR. ELEJE CHINWENDU BEST MSc. ASSISTANT LECTURER COMPUTER/STATISTICS
15 MISS SHOBOWALE R. TEMITOPE MSc ASSISTANT LECTURER WEB DEVELOPMENT
16 MR. ELAWEREMI PEREMOBOWEI BSc. GRADUATE ASSISTANT COMPUTER SYSTEMS