Dr (Mrs) Ngozi Justina Nwodo was employed in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal chemistry in the year 1997, after her M.Sc degree in the Department. She obtained her doctoral degree in medicinal chemistry in the same Department in the year 2005. She is presently a senior lecturer and is being accessed for Professorship at the moment. Dr (Mrs) Nwodo was a regular associate of the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) from 2005. She won a fellowship for TWAS research in advanced laboratory in 2008. She has paid research visits to Prof Proksch's laboratory Institute of Pharmaceutical Biology and Biotechnology, Heinrich-Heine University in Dusseldorf Germany from 2012. She is one of the African partners ResNetNPND-- Research Network Natural Products against Neglected Diseases.
Collaborations: She has been collaborating with Prof Reto Brun of Swiss Tropical and chemotherapy, Basel, Switzerland. Molecular modelling group headed by Ntie-Kang Fidele University of Buea, Cameroon. Prof Thomas Schmidt Westfalische Wilhelms-Institute of Pharmaceutical Biology and Phytochemistry, University of Munster, Germany. She has acquired many research experiences and insights through these collaborations.Other organisations: President, Women in Science, University of Nigeria, Chapter. President, All Saints Zone St Peters Chaplaincy, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.