Chinwe C. Okpoko B.A, M.A and Ph.D (Nig) is currently a Senior lecturer in the Department of Mass Communication. She was appointed an Assistant Lecturer in January, 2008 and rose to the rank of Senior Lecturer in October 2017. Dr. Okpoko specializes in Health Communication and also has keen interest in such areas of communication as development and cultural communication. She is a member of African Council for Communication Education (ACCE), Nigeria chapter and International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR). She also has a number of academic articles to her credit.