Patience O. Usman

Patience Ohunene Usman

Assistant Lecturer



Patience Ohunene Usman is an Assistant Lecturer with the Federal University of Technology Owerri where she teaches CHM 101, 303 and 405. Patience early carrier path was teaching chemistry/basic science in the secondary school where she rose to the rank of the assistant registrar with excellent results from her students. Her research interest is in the field of Analytical/Bioanalytical Chemistry. She is currently a PhD student at Bayero University Kano. Patience loves singing, dancing, nature watch, spice collection and trying of new spices, traditional/natural remedies and reading generally.


Academic Qualifications

  • Bayero University Kano(2014) M.Sc Analytical Chemistry
  • Bayero University Kano (2009) PGD Chemistry
  • Usmanu Danfodio University Sokoto (2007) PGD Education
  • Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (2000) B.Sc Chemistry

Membership of Professional Qualifications

  • Chemical Society Of Nigeria (CSN)
  • Women in Chemistry (WIC)

Courses Assigned to Teach:

  • CHM 101 (General Chemistry)
  • CHM 303 (Inorganic Chemistry II)
  • CHM 405 (Nuclear Chemistry)


  • Alims Plastic Aviele Edo State, (June 2003- Dec 2003)    –    Quality Control Officer
  • Brighter Secondary School Minna, Niger State (2004- 2008)     –    Chemistry/Basic Science Teacher
  • St Louis Secondary School, Bompai Kano (2008-2015)     –     Chemistry/Basic Science Teacher
  • Kano State Polytechnic (2009)    –    Lecturer

Research Interest

  • Research Interest: Analytical, Bio analytical
  • Area of Specialization: Analytical Chemistry