Dr. Samuel Chidi Iwuji


Dr. Samuel Chidi Iwuji


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[Ph. D, M.Sc., B.Sc., Physiology [UNIPORT]; M.Sc., Pharmacology [UNILAG]; HND, S.L.T [Ibadan]]
Email: samuel.iwuji@futo.edu.ng

Biography

Dr. Samuel C. Iwuji is the first son of Pa John O. Iwuji. He hails from Umuokwaraeze village,
Umuakam Ezumoha Isiala Mbano LGA. He is married to Mrs. Ngozi Grace Iwuji since 2005
and blessed with children: Ugonna, Chidinma, Chinemerem, Chimdi and Sochimere.
Dr. Iwuji had his Primary and Secondary education in Owerri, Imo State. He had his
University education in the University of Port Harcourt and the University of Lagos where he
obtained four academic degrees in Human Physiology and Pharmacology. He also has four
relevant professional final diplomas in Public Health, Environmental Health, Science Lab.
Technology (S.L.T) and Biomedical Engineering. He was awarded a Fellow of College of
Biomedical Engineering and Technology of Nigeria.
He was the Associate Dean, SOHT (2019-2021); the 4th HoD, Biomedical Tech. (2017 –
2019); the 1st HOD, Physiology (2016 – 2017) and later (2023 -) in the Federal University of
Technology Owerri with outstanding achievements. He also holds leadership positions in other
local and international organizations. He is also one of the Key Lecturers at the African Centre
of Excellence for Future Fuels and Electrochemical Systems (ACE-FUELS). He is an author /
editor or editorial Board Member of local and international journals of repute. He has
published over fifty scientific articles in journals and many learning materials.
He is Knight of St. John International of the Catholic Church and holds a Chieftaincy title in
his autonomous community. He is a beneficiary of IBR TETFund Research grants.
Dr. Iwuji’s hobbies include integrated community development and animal farming.