Prof, K. K. Ibe holds a B.Sc. in Geology from the University of Nigeria Nsukka in 1978. He obtained his M.Sc. in Geophysics from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1982. Prof. K. K. Ibe got his PhD from the University of Jos in 1998 where he focused his research in Mineral Exploration/Mining Geology. He started his lecturing career at the University of Jos in 1990 and later transferred to Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO), in 2002. He is a renowned Geoscientist who has rendered external examination services to the University of Benin, University of Maiduguri, University of Calabar, Rhema University, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka etc. Prof. K. K. Ibe is a member of the Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (MNMGS), Council of Mining Engineers and Geoscientists (COMEG) and Society of Exploration Geophysicist. His research interest is in Hydrogeophysics.