Dr. Mrs. Akukwe Thecla Iheoma.

Department: Geography [Unit: Environmental management ]
Faculty: Social Sciences
Designation : Senior Lecturer
Email: thecla.akukwe@unn.edu.ng
Phone: +234 806 513 2003

Biography :

Dr. Akukwe Thecla I. is a senior lecturer in the Department of Geography, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She joined the University of Nigeria services in 2009. She obtained her B.Sc (Hons) and M.Sc (Environmental Management) Degrees in Geography from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and her PhD (Environmental Planning and Management) from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. She won the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and Chief Enoch Ifediora Oli prizes for the Best Graduate in the Department of Geography for the 2006/2007 Session. She also took a short course in Flood Risk Management at UNESCO-IHE, Delft, The Netherlands. Her research interests include; Flood Risk Management, Food security/insecurity, Climate Change and Sustainable livelihoods, Natural resources and sustainable development, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).


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