Assistant Lecturer - Biotechnology Department

Lilian M. O. Oguoma

Lilian Maureen Oluchi Oguoma

Assistant Lecturer

B.Sc. In Applied Microbiology, M.Sc. in Biotechnology



Oguoma, Lilian Maureen O., an assistant lecturer in the Department of Biotechnology, School of Biological Sciences, Federal University of Technology, Owerri. A native of Umuodu in Owerri Municipal, Owerri, Imo State. Obtained her B.Sc. In Applied Microbiology, from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State and M.Sc. in Biotechnology, from Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State. She is a member of the Nigeria Society of Microbiology. She is interested in research.


List of Academic & Professional Qualifications with dates

  • B.Sc. (Hons)  in Applied Microbiology  (UNIZIK)        –        2007
  • Master of Science in Biotechnology (FUTO)       –        2018

List of Honours/Merit Awards received

  1. A Carbon Neutral Award for supporting projects to reduce carbon footprints By University of Ghana Legon Accra Ghana
  2. Fellowship award from Society of Environmental and Public Health of Nigeria (SEPHON)
  3. Award of Excellence By the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria Owerri Presbytery Imo State

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member,  Nigeria Society of Microbiology

Course Code and Courses assigned to teach

  • BTC 303-Cell Biology,
  • BTC 403-Cell and Tissue Culture,
  • BTC 415 – Analytical methods and quality control in Microbiology

Work Experience

  • BTC 303-Cell Biology (2019/2020)
  • BTC 403-Cell and Tissue Culture (2019/2020)
  • BTC 415 – Analytical methods and quality control in Microbiology (2019/2020)

Research Interest

  • Medical Microbiology/Biotechnology

List of peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Oguoma, O.I., Oguoma, L.M.O., Nwokediuko, I.I., Emeka-Nwabunnia, I., and Ezejiofor, C.C.,(2019).Qualitative and Quantitative screening of Actinomycetes from farmland and Rhizospheric soil.International Journal of Sciences. 8:39-42
  2. Oguoma, O.I., Oguoma, L.M.O., Emeka-Nwabunnia, I., Ezejiofor, C.C., Cornelius, A.Q., and Braide, W.,(2020). Efficacy of some plant extracts on some Vibrio species isolated from some raw vegetables for processing salad.Int. J. Adv Res. Biol. Sci. 7(4);60-68