Ben Jesuorsemwen Enagbonma
Ben Jesuorsemwen Enagbonma has worked as a university lecturer for the past eight years at the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Benin City, Nigeria. He obtained BSc in Zoology and MSc in Environmental Quality Management from UNIBEN. Before joining the University of Benin, he worked as a Fisheries Officer at the Edo State Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Benin City, Nigeria. He has attended a couple of short courses including The CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Advanced Workshop on Bio-informatics in ICTP, Trieste, Italy; 28th JGI Microbial Genomics and Metagenomics (MGM-28) Workshop, Walnut Creek, California, USA; School of Research Data Science, Kigali, Rwanda as well as Data carpentry workshop, Nelspurit, South Africa. He is a recipient of scholarship awards including the NRF/TWAS Doctoral Scholarship Award and ICTP Travel grant (to attend The CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Advanced Workshop on Bio-informatics in Trieste, Italy). He has authored and co-authored several peer-reviewed journal articles published in reputable journals both national and international. He has also attended and participated in a number of scientific conferences including the most recent one where he presented a paper on one of his Doctoral research breakthroughs at the 4th ThÃ¼nen Symposium on Soil Metagenomics, held at Braunschweig, Germany. His research area is on soil microbial ecology, metagenomics and pollution studies
Area Of Specialization:
Soil microbial ecology, Metagenomics and Pollution studies
University of Benin
Soil ecology influenced by bioturbator.
i) Scholarship awarded by National Research Foundation-The World Academy of Sciences to embark on Ph.D. Programme in North-West University, South Africa. 2018.
ii) Travel grant to attend The CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Advanced Workshop on Bio-informatics, organized by the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics held at the ICTP, Trieste, Italy. 19th - 23rd August 2019.