Nigerian Young Academy (NYA) Call for Membership

Applications 2019:

The call is open to all scholars working in any research-based discipline, including the social sciences, arts, humanities, education, law, sciences, medicine, engineering etc...Read More


2019 NYA Young Researchers' Prizes:

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Title of highest degree: PhD Biochemistry

Institutional Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, Edo University, Iyamho P.M.B 07, Auchi, Edo-State.

Awards, fellowships and distinctions:

(i) Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Zululand, Kwazulu-Natal, South-Africa


(ii) Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Fort Hare, Alice, South-Africa, July-
Dec. 2013

(iii) Govan Mbeki Research and Development Council Scholarship award for PhD study

Current research areas: Environmental Biotechnology, Water/Wastewater treatment, phytomedicinal treatment of non-communicable diseases.

Working group: Biological and Health Sciences

Membership period: 2017-2022

Offices held: (i) Secretary, NYA Committee on Financial literacy Fundraising

                        (ii) Member, NYA 2018 Conference Organising Committee

Phone number(s): +2348138071549

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