Dr. Maureen Uchechukwu OKWU

Dr. Maureen Uchechukwu OKWU

Associate Professor

COLLEGE: Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Enitan Ojaja II College of Natural and Applied Sciences

DEPARTMENT: Biological Sciences (Microbiology)

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Bacteriology And Medical Microbiology

RESEARCH INTEREST: Molecular Analysis, Antibiotic Resistance


Dr. Maureen is an Associate Professor and currently the acting HOD, Department of Biological sciences (Microbiology) Igbinedion University okada. Born 10th December 1970 in Lagos State, an indigene of Imo State, Uzoagba town, Ikeduru LGA. Married, NYSC (1995) Kogi state, B. Sc. (1994), M. Sc. (2001) Microbiology University of Ibadan, PhD Microbiology (2014) Igbinedion University Okada. Former Laboratory scientist, Adeb Hospital, Coker Village, Lagos, Sonex Clinics, Ajegunle, Lagos, Nigeria (1995-199). A seasoned lecturer and researcher with many publications in local and international journals.


  • Ph.D
  • M.Sc
  • BSc