Prof. Jude Adindu Onuoha (Rev. Fr.)

Prof. Jude Adindu Onuoha (Rev. Fr.)


Directorate of General Studies
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Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. Educational Philosophy, University of Port-Harcourt – 2008.
  • Ph.D. Philosophy, University of Port-Harcourt – 2005.
  • M.A. Philosophy of Science, University of Port-Harcourt – 2000.
  • ME.d. Educational Psychology, University of Port-Harcourt – 2002.
  • B.A. Philosophy, Pontifical Urban University – Rome – 1997.
  • B.Phil, Pontifical Urban University – Rome – 1992


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Area of Specialization: Philosophy of Science

Area of Interest: Morality, Society and Technology



  1. Mamadu, T. T., Onuoha, J.A. and Ozoigbo, B. (2019) Elements of Philosophy and Logic: Great Ejims Publishers, Owerri: 412 pages
  2. Onuoha, J.A. and Obiagwu, V.O., (2016) Philosophy of Science: History, Problems and Prospects, Lagos: De-Heritage Concept. 285 Pages
  3. Onuoha, J.A. (2015) Introduction to Philosophy and the World: A Reflective Study, Owerri: Versatile Publishers. 210 Pages
  4. Onuoha, J.A. (2013) Specifics in Epistemology, Owerri: Eetteh Versatile Publishers. 252 Pages
  5. Onuoha, J.A. and Ukah, M.E., (2013) Plato’s Dialogue at a Glance: A Philosophical Expose, Owerri: Winet Printing Company, 144 Pages.
  6. Onuoha, J.A. (2011) Ethics and Human Society: Reflective Study, Owerri: Winet Printing Company, 205 Pages
  7. Onuoha, J.A. and Ukah, M.E. (2011) Philosophy of Science at a Glance, Owerri: Winet Printing Company, 107 Pages.
  8. Emedolu, C. and Onuoha,A. (2007) The Concept of Science as an Ideology (Silhouette of the Anarchist), Port Harcourt: University Press, 144 Pages.
  9. Onuoha, J.A. (ed) (2007). Ethics at your Doorpost: Issues, Problems and Prospect, Owerri: Ejims Publishers, 368 Pages



  1. Onuoha, J.A. and Obinna, O. V.(2019) Dealing with the logic of substance in the philosophy of John Locke: Research journal of library and information Science (RJLIS). Vol.3, No. 3, pp.1-5
  2. Onuoha, J.A. and Obinna, O.V. (2019) The implication of Kant’s moral philosophy in our society today. Journal of Philosophy and Ethics. Vol.6, No.1, pp 39-47
  3. Onuoha, J.A., Obiano, D.C. and Osundu, M. (2015) Man and Business at a Cross-Road: A Challenge to a Moral Businessman in a Contemporary Society. Oche Amamihe: Wisdom Journal of Theology and Philosophy. Vol. 12, pp. 139-156.
  4. Onuoha, J.A., Obiano, D.C, Nwanegbo, J.B, Obiagwu, O.V. (2014) Ethical Care in Agro-Technology; Challenges and Solutions. Oche Amamihe: Wisdom Journal of Theology and Philosophy. Vol. 11, pp. 62-78.
  5. Ogbuja, C. and Onuoha, J.A. (2014) Wives or Daughters: Insight into the plight of women in Nigeria. Journal of Gender Studies. Vol. 6 No. 1, ISSN 1595-4935, pp 46-58.
  6. Onuoha, J.A., Nwachukwu S.A., Ogbuja C.N., Onuoha E.O. (2014), Nyerere’s Political Philosophy as a Remedy to the ills of Nigerian Political Life. Maryland Studies: An International Journal of Philosophy and African Studies. Vol. 11
  7. Onuoha, J.A., Nwachukwu, S.A. and Nwanegbo, B. (2014), The Middle Way between Karl Marx’s Communism and Nyerere’s Socialism (Ujamaa): An Exposition. pp 105-118. Maryland Studies: An International Journal of Philosophy and African Studies. Vol. 11
  8. Ukah, M. & Onuoha, A. (2014) Epistemology of Human Rights and the Questions of Objectivity of Ethics. Port-Harcourt: University Press: University of Port-Harcourt Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs. Vol. 1, No. 1.
  9. Onuoha, J.A., (2011) Feyerabend’s Epistemological Anarchism: A Paradigm for African Scientific Progress. Owerri: Maryland Studies: An International journal of philosophy and Religion. Vol. 10, pp. 33-46.
  10. Onuoha, J.A. and Nwachukwu, S.A., (2011) The Problem Divorce in Nigeria: Causes and Problems. Enugu: Amamihe Journal of Applied Philosophy, Vol. 9, pp. 43-76.
  11. Onuoha, J.A., (2010) Science and the Existential Predicament of Man. Sophia: An African Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs, Calabar. University of Calabar. Vol. 11, No. 1
  12. Onuoha, J.A., (2010) Environmental Ethics and Ecological Problems: A Philosophical Appraisal, Enugu: Amamihe Journal of Applied Philosophy, Vol. 8, pp. 1-16.
  13. Onuoha, A., (2010) Julius Ayer’s Inductive Method and Marxian Evolution; A lesson to the World Global Economic Crisis. Sophia: An African Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs, Calabar. Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 108-113.
  14. Onuoha, A., (2009) Values as a Basis of nation Building. Journal of Philosophy and Theology, Owerri: Oche-Amamihe Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1 pp. 94-104.
  15. Onuoha, J.A., (2007) Scientific Method of Karl Popper: Its Relevance to the Present Democratic Dispensation. Umuahia: The Light Magazine, Medien Edition, 49-53.
  16. Onuoha, J.A., (2005) Popper’s Philosophy and the New Democratic Dispensation: a critique. Port Harcourt: Journal of Empirical Psychology, Vol. 1 No. 10, pp. 27-32.



  1. Onuoha, J.A (2018) The Morality of the Aristotlean Virtue Ethics to the Contemporary Nigerian Man: A Philosophical Reflection. Research on Humanities and Social Sciences, IISTE. U.S.A., ISSBN: 2224-5766. Vol. 8; No. 10, pp. 126-131
  2. Onuoha, J.A., Uchegbu M.T. and Nwachukwu, S. (2017) Revaluating the Challenges of Property Ownership and Its Ethical Implications. European Journal of Business and Management. U.S.A., ISSN:2222-1905. Vol. 9, No 15, pp. 73-77
  3. Onuoha, J.A. (2017) Dealing with Ecology and the Inherent Challenges in the Modern World. Journal of Natural Sciences Research. U.S.A., ISSN: 2224-3186. Vol. 7, No. 10, pp. 32-39
  4. Onuoha, J.A. and Obialor, D.C. (2016) The Impact of Information Technology in Relation to Academic Librarianship: A Philosophical Analysis. Global Journal of Human-Social Science: G Linguistics & Education. U.S.A., Vol. 16; Issue 5, pp. 13-19                          
  5. Onuoha, J.A. and Nwachukwu, S. (2016) The Role of Justice in an Ideal Democratic System: Nigeria as a Case Study. Journal of Law, Policy and Globalization, IISTE. United States, ISSBN: 2224-3240. Vol. 56, pp. 94-100
  6. Onuoha, J.A., Ukah, M., Obialor, D.C. and Osondu, M. (2015) Genetic Engineering: Its Prospects, Facts or Fiction? An International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research. ISSN 2229-5518. Vol. 6; Issue 10
  7. Onuoha, A. and Obialor, D.C. (2015) The Impact of Information Technology on Modern Librarianship: A Reflective Study, Journal of Information and Knowledge Management, IISTE. United States, ISSBN 2224-5758. Vol. 5, No. 11, pp. 52-58
  8. Onuoha, J.A. (2014) The Socio-Philosophical Origin of Conflict, Journal of Internation Academic Research for Multidisciplinary. India, ISSBN 2320-5083. Vol. 2; Issue 4
  9. Onuoha, J.A. and Nwachukwu, S.A. (2014), Philosophical Assessment of the practicability of New Genetics. Journal of Integrative Humanism Ghana, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 130-136
  10. Onuoha, J.A., Ukah, M., and Madu, H. (2014), Rorty’s Intersubjective Agreement: Implications for Nigerian Polity (2014). Journal of Integrative Humanism Ghana, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 1-7
  11. Ukah, M.E, Onuoha, J.A., Ozumba, G. and Nwachukwu, S.A., (2013), Peace and Justice: Necessary Tools for Societal Growth. India: Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary (JIARM), pp. 804-822
  12. Onuoha, J.A. & Ukah, M.E. (2012). The Scientific Conception of a Family and the Moral Responsibilities. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, USA. Vol. 2; No 7, pp. 114-119
  13. Onuoha, J.A. (2010) The Phenomenon of Interminable Strike and Kidnapping: Major Ingredients for National Degeneration: The Nigerian Case. Madrid Spain: International Journal of Humanities. Vol. 111, No. 11, pp. 30-39.
  14. Onuoha, J.A. (2010) Collective Policymaking: A Criterion for the attainment of Millennium Development goals. USA: International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Science.
  15. Onuoha, J.A., (2010) Dogmatism and Positive Skepticism in A.J. Ayer: A look at the Political Staticity of Nigeria. USA: International Journal of Education Studies, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 35-47
  16. Okogbuo, J. and Onuoha, J.A. (2010) Science and Religion: A Philosophic–Historical Review of Their Interaction. Spain: International Journal of Humanities, Vol. 3, No. 9, pp. 40-55
  17. Onuoha, J.A. (2010) Science and Technology: Making and Marring the Society it has Made, Towards a Better Attitude in its Acceptability. Netherlands: International Journal of Philosophy and Religion. Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 80-90.
  18. Onuoha, J.A. (2009) The Philosophy of HIV/AIDS: Its Implication in Community Development. USA: International Journal of Educational Psychology. Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 81-89.



  1. Onuoha, J.A., “Modern philosophy in an introduction to philosophy and Logic” edited by John Nwanegbo-Ben and Bonaventure I. Ozoigbo (2019), printed by Applause Multi-Sector Ltd, Owerri.
  2. Onuoha, J.A. and Agama Christian “Contemporary Philosophy and personalities in An Introduction to Philosophy and Logic” edited by John Nwanegbo-Ben and Bonaventure I. Ozoigbo (2019), printed by Applause Multi-Sector Ltd, Owerri.
  3. Onuoha, J.A. Some Problems of the Philosophy of Science in  “Readings in the Philosophy of Science” edited by Jerry, obi-Okogbuo and Obinna V. Obiagwu (2018),  printed by Advanced graphics, Owerri.
  4. Onuoha, J.A. and Obinna V. O. Some Philosophers of Science in  “Readings in the Philosophy of Science” edited by Jerry, obi-Okogbuo and Obinna V. Obiagwu (2018),  printed by Advanced graphics, Owerri.
  5. Obilor O.C. and Onuoha, J.A. Problematics of Artificial Intelligence and the Fate of the Human Person in “Readings in the Philosophy of Science” edited by Jerry, obi-Okogbuo and Obinna V. Obiagwu (2018),  printed by Advanced graphics, Owerri.
  6. Onuoha, J.A., “Social Justice and Rule of Law as Basic Principles of National Development: A Philosophical Reflection into the Nature of Nigeria Social System” in Anyanwu U.S. and Iheoma N.S. (ed) (2017), Evangelical Witness: A Festschrift in honor of the Priestly Silver Jubilee of Rev. Fr. Njoku U.J., Owerri: APT Publishers.
  7. Onuoha, J.A., Ukah, M. and Madu H., “Rorty’s Intersubjective Agreement: Implications to Nigerian Polity” in Ozumba (ed) (2017), Critical Essays on Postmodernism, Makurdi: Mikro Ticha & Associates.
  8. Mbogu, N.I. and Onuoha, A., “Substitution and the Face Ethics of Emmanuel Levinas” in Ozumba (ed) (2017), Critical Essays on Postmodernism, Makurdi: Mikro Ticha & Associates.
  9. Onuoha, J.A., “Rorty’s Critique on Foundationalism: A challenge to Traditional Epistemologists” in Ozumba (ed.) (2017), Works on Postmodernism, Calabar: Ultimate Index Publishers Ltd.
  10. Onuoha, J.A. and Nwachukwu, S.A., “The Rationality of Scientific Revolution in Karl Popper’s Reconstructive Philosophy” in Emedolu C.C. (ed) (2013), Scientific Revolution, Truth and Technology: Turning the Philosophical Telescope, Aba: Rex Press. Pp. 67-88.
  11. Onuoha, J.A., “Imre Lakatos on the Crossroads of Scientific Enquiry: A philosophical Insight” in Emedolu C.C. (ed.) (2013), Scientific Revolution, Truth and Technology: Turning the Philosophical Telescope, Aba: Rex Press. Pp. 153-168.
  12. Onuoha, J.A., “Science and Man’s Existential Predicament” in Uduigwomen, A.F., (ed.) (2011), Philosophy and The Rise of Modern Science, Uyo: El-Johns Publishers.


  1. Participated in the International Webinar on “Steps to Success” organized by the Department of Management Studies, Nehru Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu presented by Mr. C.J. SHAHJAHAN, Motivational Speaker and Corporate Trainer, Chennai on 14.10.2020.
  2. Participated in the webinar session entitled “Care and Safe and Safe Handling Practices of Paper-Based Materials in Libraries During COVID Period”, on November 11, 2020.
  3. Participated in the National Webinar on “How Digital Library Can Support E-Learning” on 23rd November 2020.
  4. Participated in the National Webinar on “Intend to Do More but compelled to Do Less” on 25.11.2020.
  5. Attended Webinar on “Digitalization and Library: Changing Nature of Reading Habits and Learning Environment in Corona Pandemic Scenario” on 5th December 2020.
  6. Participated in the workshop on “Do Librarians need to be SMART?” on December 10, 2020.
  7. Participated in the Webinar on “Resources for Enhancing Research Productivity” on 28th October 2020.
  8. Participated in the “National Webinar on Information Sources” on 15.10.2020.
  9. Participated in knimbus Live Webinar on “Digital Transformation Decoded: elibrary for Toady and Tomorrow held on 28th October 2020.
  10. 4th Dubai International Conference on Social Science & Humanities 2018. Dubai, U.A.E. February 17-18, 2018.  Paper Read: Reciprocating the Impact of African Culture in Religion and Science: Towards a better understanding of Africa and Her Cultural Identity by Onuoha, J.A. & Obialor, D.C.
  11. The IAFOR North American Conference on the Arts and Humanities 2014. Rhode Island USA. March 18-24, 2014.  Paper Read: Socio-Philosophical Evaluation of Conflict Resolution and Synergy: A Path to History by Onuoha J.A.
  12. Association for Promoting Nigerian Languages and Culture (APNILAC), 16th Annual national Conference FCE(T), Umunze, 2013, 14 – 15th May.  Paper Read: The Issue of Ethics’ Objectivity and the Epistemology of Human Rights by Onuoha J.A.
  13. National Philosophical Association Conference, Abuja 2012.  Paper Read: Science and the Human Society: Its Logical Consequence by Onuoha J. A. and Ukah Mike E.
  14. United Nations’ International Conference on Ecological Crisis, New York, February 13 – 18th, 2011.  Paper Read: Ecological Crisis: A Challenge to African Continent (A Philosophical Appraisal) by Onuoha J. A.
  15. National Conference in Engendering Policy for the Attainment of Millenium Development Goals in Nigeria. Delta State, 2010 March, 29 – 30th.  Paper Read: Collective Policy Making: A criterion for the Attainment of the MDG’s by Onuoha J. A.
  16. National Association of Philosophy Students (NAPS) Week 2010, (March 26 – 28)  Paper Read: Nigeria at Her Golden Age: The Journey so Far: Any Hope for the Future? by Onuoha J. A.
  17. National Philosophical Conference, Calabar, 2008.  Paper Read: Globalization and African Identity by Onuoha J. A.