Dr. Leonard Udochi Mgbeahuruike

Dr. Leonard Udochi Mgbeahuruike

lecturer I

BSc., MSc., PhD
Email:leonard.mgbeahuruike@futo.edu.ng

Biography

My names are Mgbeahuruike Leonard Udochi, a lecturer in the Department of Environmental Management, School of Environmental Sciences, Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO).  I studied Environmental Technology (Pollution Control Option) at undergraduate and graduate (MSc) levels at FUTO, Nigeria and a PhD in Environmental Chemistry at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, a program that was fully sponsored by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TeTFund), Nigeria.

I am a dedicated academic with a strong background in Environmental Chemistry and a specialization in Environmental Remediation, Resource Recovery and Biotechnology. My research contributions have been recognised through publications in reputable journals and conferences attended locally and internationally. Alongside my research, I am an experienced educator, teaching a range of courses related to my expertise. I am proficient in basic computer programming and statistical packages with strong analytical and problem solving abilities. I am a fellow of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) and a member of Environmental Society and Society for Environmental Geochemistry and Health.