Department: Crop Science
Faculty: Agriculture
Designation : Administrative Assistant
Phone: +2348039569804

Biography :


Sex: Female

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Tel: +2348039569804

Date of Birth: October 25, 1984

Place of Birth: Nsukka

Nationality: Nigerian

Department: Crop Science

Faculty: Agriculture

Designation: Lecturer II


Patience Ukamaka Ishieze is a lecturer II in the Department of Crop Science. She holds a

Masters degree in Plant Pathology and currently undergoing a PhD research studies in plant

pathology specializing in Mycology. She also has a wealth of Laboratory experience where she

has served the University for more than eight years. Mrs. Ishieze has attended many conferences

and workshops. She also has more than eight publications to her credit comprising journal

articles and conference proceedings. She is a member of international and national professional


Area of Specialization:

Plant pathology (mycology, nematology, bacteriology, virology and parasitic plants)

Membership of Professional bodies:

Crop Science Society of Nigeria (CSSN), Horticultural society of Nigeria (HORTSON)


Ph.D in Mycology In-view, Master of Science (MSc.) in plant pathology 2012-2016, Bachelor

of Agriculture (B.Agric) 2005-2010.

Responsibility: Lecturing, researching and supervising undergraduate projects


Ishieze, P.U., Baiyeri K.P. & Ugwuoke K. I, (2013).Population dynamics of plant parasitic

nematodes on homestead banana in a derived savannah agro ecology. Presentation at 2 nd

Annual Conference of Crop Science Society of Nigeria.


Ishieze, P.U, Ugwuoke, K.I., Aba, S.C.(2015). Effect of planting time on phytophtora blight

Disease Incidence and Severity on Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) in Nsukka, Derived Savannah,

Agro Ecology, South Eastern Nigeria. Journal of plant pathology and microbiology.

Ishieze, P.U., Aba, S.C., Eze, S. C. & Ugwuoke K.I. (2018). Controlling phytophthora blight of

cucumber (cucumis sativus) in a derived savannah, using different spray interval of a

registered fungicide. Plant pathology and Quarantine journal.

Ishieze, P.U. and Eze S.C. (2018). Comparative analysis of indigenous and advanced technology

application in the preservation of tropical and horticultural produce. Presentation at 4 th Annual

Conference of Crop Science society of Nigeria.

Omeje, T.E., Ugwuoke, K.I., Ishieze, P.U. (2018) Evaluation of Fungicides and fungicides spray

regimes on heavy metals deposit in cocoyam leaves (Colocasia esculenta L.) in a Derived

savannah region of south-eastern Nigeria. Presentation at 4 th Annual Conference of Crop Science

society of Nigeria.

Ishieze P.U., Baiyeri K.P and Ugwuoke K.I (2019).Influence of poultry manure rates on the

proximate composition of common parsley (petroselinum crispum) grown in a derived savannah

agro-ecology. Presentation at 5 th Annual Conference of Crop Science society of Nigeria.


March 2020 till Date Lecturer II

March 2019 – March 2020 Assistant Lecturer, Department of Crop Science,

University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu State Nigeria.

September 2010 – March 2019 Laboratory Technologist in the Department of Crop


Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

Area of Specialization
Conferences and Workshops
Membership of professional bodies
Publications (Articles and Journals)
Research archive
Research Interest
Working Experience