Mrs Njoku J. Obiageli

Mrs. Njoku Joy Obiageli

Assistant Lecturer


M.Sc. Sedimentary/Petroleum; B.Sc. (Hons) Geosciences


Mrs JOY NJOKU is Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Geology, Federal University of Technology Owerri, Nigeria. She obtained her B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from the Federal  University of Technology Owerri-Nigeria in 2007 and 2016 respectively.  Her research interest covers several aspects across Geology, including Sedimentology, Micropalaeontology, Palynology and Petroleum Geology. She is the author of two papers in peer-reviewed academic journals. She has currently applied for her PhD in Biostratigraphy at the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.


List of Academic & Professional Qualifications with dates

    • 2020   |  PhD BIOSTRATIGRAPHY (PALEONTOLOGY) – (In View)
      • University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt- Nigeria
    • 2008 – 2016  |  M.Sc. Geology SEDIMENTOLOGY/PETROLEUM GEOLOGY)
      • Federal University Of Technology Owerri Imo State Nigeria
    • 2002 -2007   |  B.Sc. (Hons.) GEOSCIENCES
      • Federal  University Of Technology Owerri  Imo State Nigeria
    • 1994-1999  |  West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
      • Community Secondary School KONO BUOA Rivers State -Nigeria                                  
    • 1988- 1992  | First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC)/Testimonial
      • Central School 1 Oyigbo Rivers State Nigeria

Membership of Professional bodies

  • Society for Petroleum Exploration (SPE)
  • Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS)

Course Code and Courses assigned to teach

Harmattan Semester


Research Interest

  • Palaeontology
  • Palynology
  • Sequence Stratigraphy
  • Petroleum Geology


  1. Onyekuru, S. O. Iwuagwu C. J. & Njoku, J. Oal., (2019) Characterization of the Upper Cretaceous Sediments in the Ikpankwu-Ihube Axis. International Journal of Geosciences, 10, 724-744.
  2. Njoku, J. O., Opara, K. D., Okeke, H. M & Ejiogu, C. C. (2020). Production and Uses of Crushed Rock Aggregate From Intrusive Igneous Rocks: A review. International Journal of Innovative Environmental Studies Research, 8(1)-1-8.