Dr S.C. Iwuji was the pioneer Acting Head, Department of Human and Applied Physiology in School of Basic Medical Science (SBMS) and before heading the Department of Biomedical Technology.
He studied basic medical sciences at the University of Port Harcourt and the University of Lagos, Nigeria, where he obtained B.Sc., M.Sc. and PhD degrees in Physiology and Pharmacology. He had some relevant professional training in Public Health, Science Lab. Tech., Environmental Health, Biomedical Engineering. He is a Fellow of the College of Biomedical Engineering and Technology of Nigeria (FCBN) and the National Secretary of Association of Biomedical Engineers and Technologists of Nigeria. He is an affiliate Member International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering; African Union for Biomedical Engineering and Science and The Physiological Society.
He played pioneering roles in the development of School of Health Technology and School of Basic Medical Science as a Head of Department, a Coordinator and as a Member of most Committees in the Schools. He presented the 11th SOHT FUTO Lecture Series and later chaired the Lecture Series Committee till 2016/2017.
He has over 33 relevant publications. He a community leader and holds positions in many organizations.