Dr. Godfrey Chinweike Nji hails from Mbutu Ngwa in Isiala Ngwa South Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria. He is a devoted Christian and loves work of mercy. He is a teacher by nature and training. He attended St. Ephraim’s Secondary School, Owerrinta, Abia State; Teacher Training College, Uzuakoli; Alvan Ikoku College of Education, Owerri and University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
He holds a Ph.D (Administration and Management); M.Ed (Sports Administration); B.Sc (First class honours, Health & Physical Education); NCE (Health & Physical Education) and Teacher Grade Two Certificate. He began his teaching career in 1993 as a pivotal teacher at Grammar School Nbawsi before proceeding for higher education in 1986 and it was the point where he developed great interest in Physical Education.
Dr. Nji did his National Youth Service Corps in Bauchi with National Sport Commission Zone 4. He was employed by the University of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1995 as a Graduate Assistant in the Department of Health and Physical Education. He is currently a Senior Lecturer.
He has passion for human capital development and loves mentoring. He is interested in academic collaboration and sharing ideas for innovations. He cherishes honesty and openness.
He is married and blessed with four lovely children.