Prof. Asogwa Felix Chinwe

Prof. Asogwa Felix Chinwe, Dean FASMS, CCU
DepartmentPolitical Science
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Prof. Felix Asogwa Chinwe

Biography

Institutions Attended With Dates

  • Nsukka High, Nsukka (1977-1982)
  • University of Nigeria, Nsukka (1984-1988)
  • University of Nigeria, Nsukka (1991-1992)
  • University of Nigeria, Nsukka (1996- 1999)
  • University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus (2004-2008)
  • Nigerian Law School, Agbani Campus (2008-2009)
  • College of Education, Nsukka (2012-2013)
  • Kofi Annan International Peace Institute, Accra, Ghana (2016)

Academic Qualifications With Dates

  • School Certificate/GCE (1982)
  • B.Sc, Political Science (1988)
  • M.Sc, Political Science (International Relations) 1992
  • Ph.D, Political Science (International Relations) 2001
  • Bachelor of Law Degree (LL.B) 2008
  • Barrister-at-Law (BL) 2009
  • Professional Diploma in Education (2013)
  • Certificate in Peace Education (2016)

Professional Qualifications With Dates

  • Barrister-at-Law (BL) 2009
  • Professional Diploma in Education (2013)
  • Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria Certificate (2016)

Membership of Professional Associations

  • Nigeria Political Science Association (NPSA) - Vice President, South-East Nigeria Zone
  • Nigeria Bar Association (NBA)
  • Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU)

Working Experiences (Services within ESUT)

  • Director, ESUT Social Sciences Research Center (2015- 2018)
  • Director, Institute for Peace, Conflict and Development Studies (IPCDS), Enugu State University of Science and Technology (2018 Till Date)
  • Head, Department of Political Science, Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) 1999 - 2001; and 2010 - 2012
  • Professor of Political Science (2009 Till Date)
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Political Science, Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) 1999
  • Lecturer I, Department of Political Science, Enugu State University of Science and Technology (1996)
  • Lecturer II, Department of Political Science, Enugu State University of Science and Technology (1993)
  • Assistant Lecturer, Department of Political Science, Enugu State University of Science and Technology (1992)
  • PG Coordinator, Department of Political Science (2013 - 2017)
  • Chairman, Editorial Committee, ESUT Journal of Social Sciences (2009 - 2012)
  • Chairman, Examination Committee, Faculty of Social Sciences, ESUT (2010 - 2013)
  • Member, Post-UTME Examination Committee (2012 - 2014)
  • Ag. Chairman, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), ESUT Chapter (2002)
  • Secretary, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), ESUT Chapter (1999 - 2001)
  • Staff Adviser, National Association of Political Science Students (NAPSS), Department of Political Science, ESUT (2009 - 2010)

Working Experience (Services Outside ESUT)

  • Dean, Faculty of Arts, Social and Management Sciences, and Adjunct Professor, Coal City University, Emene-Enugu (2016 Till Date)
  • Visiting Professor, Renaissance University, Ugbawka, Enugu State (2013 - 2015)
  • Visiting Professor, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki (2009 - 2018)
  • Chairman, National Universities’ Commission Accreditation Exercise Team, College of Education, Warri (June 11th - 15th, 2017)
  • Chairman, National Universities’ Commission Accreditation Exercise Team, Babcock University and South-Western University (all in Ogun State) 3rd - 5th December, 2017, 5 Member, National Universities’ Commission Accreditation Team, University of Uyo (May 31st -June 2nd , 2017)
  • External Assessor, Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu (Department of Public Administration and International Relations) (2015 - 2016)
  • External Examiner, Department of Political Science Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (2013 - 2015)
  • External Examiner, Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu, Enugu (Department of Political Science) (2013 - 2015)
  • External Assessor, Anambra State University, Awka (Department of Political Science) (2013 - 2014)
  • External Examiner, Institute of Ecumenical Education, Thinker’s Corner, Enugu (Department of Political Science) 2012
  • External Assessor, Anambra State University, Awka (Department of Political Science) (2011 - 2014)
  • External Examiner, Department of Political Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (2008 - 2010)
  • External Examiner, Federal College of Education, Eha- Amufu (Department of Social Studies) (2005 - 2009)
  • Sabbatical Leave, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki (2009)
  • Sabbatical Leave, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (2014)
  • Vice President, Nigerian Political Science Association (NPSA), South-East Chapter (2013 Till Date)
  • Programme Coordinator, Christian Humanitarian Organization for Africa (CHOFA) (1999 Till Date)
  • Chairman, Total Mandate for Good Governance in Enugu State, Enugu North Senatorial Zone (2007 - 2015)
  • Director-General, Gedegede Campaign Organization (2015)
  • Secretary, Caretaker Committee, National Republican Convention (NRC), Nsukka LG, Enugu State (1992)
  • Founder, Society for Grassroots Empowerment and Development (SOGRED) 1995
  • National Consultant, UNDP Zonal Office, South-East and Community Mobilizer for UNDP-Assisted Project for Edem Community (1997 - 2005)
  • Secretary-General, Graduate Students Union (GSU), University of Nigeria Chapter (1990 - 1991)
  • President, Edem-Ani Undergraduates Association (1986 - 1988)
  • Legal Adviser, Edem-Ani Town Union (2014 Till Date)
  • Member, Peace Movement of Nigeria (1999 Till Date)

Honours/Awards

  • Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) National Research Award, 2015
  • Academic Excellence Award, Nigerian Institute of Strategic Management, 2014
  • Academic Excellence Award, University of Nigeria Alumni Association, Nnewi Branch, 2014
  • Man-of-the-Year Award, American Biography Association, 2010
  • Community Service Award of the Traditional Title of Omenkeafulunanya of Edem by the Igwe-in-Council, 2010
  • Academic Excellence Award, Rotary Club International, Enugu District, 2009
  • Community Service Award of the Traditional Title of Edoga Edem by the Igwe- in-Council, 1999

Research/Publication/Conference Paper Research

  • Asogwa, F.C , (1988), O.A.U and the Problems of Regional Integration in Africa, B.Sc Degree Thesis
  • Asogwa, F.C, (1992), The Implications of European Unification on Africa’s Development, M.Sc Degree Thesis
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2001),The Political Economy of Environmental Degradation in Nigeria: A Case Study of Ogoni Land, Ph.D Dissertation

Books

  • Asogwa, F.C, (1999), Understanding International Relations, Enugu Vougasen Nig. Ltd
  • Asogwa, F.C, & Dilichukwu Ommemma, (2001), A Modern Dictionary of Politics, Enugu: Ornix Publishers
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2003), Notes on Foundations of Political Economy, Enugu: Ifeson Publishers
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2005), Political Economy of Environmental Degradation in Ogoni Land, Enugu: Ifeson Publishers
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2009), Anatomy of Foreign Policy, Enugu: John-Jacobs Publishers

Contributions In Books (Book Chapters)

  • Asogwa, F.C,( 1998), “Military and Political Development in Nigeria”, in D.O Okanya (Ed.), Great Issues in Nigerian Government and Politics, Enugu: MaryDan Publishers
  • Asogwa, F.C, (1998), “Nigeria: Democratizing without Democrats”, in R.O Oji & S.I Udaba (Eds.) Transition in a Depressed Economy, Enugu: MaryDan Publishers
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2009), “Political Violence and the Socio-Economic Under- development of South-Eastern Nigeria”, in Onu et. al, (Eds.), Issues in Politics and Governance in Nigeria, Enugu: Quintagon Press
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2009), “Meaning and Nature of Political Science”, in Nweke et al (Eds.), Book of Reading in Political Science, Abakaliki: Department of Political Science, Ebonyi State University (EBSU)
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2012), “Women Involvement in Indigenous Conflict Management: An Analysis of the Role of Umuada in Conflict Management in Traditional Igbo Society, South-East Nigeria”, in Akanmu G. Adebayo et al (eds.), Beyond Right and Wrong: Indigenous Conflict Management Strategies in West and Central Africa (Atlanta, Georgia: Kennesaw State University, pp. 79-91)
  • Asogwa, F.C & Fagbohan, F.O, (2013), “Revenue Determination and Political Conflict in a Federal State: The Nigerian Experience”, in Sat Obiyan and Kunle Amuwo (eds.), Nigeria’s Democratic Experience in the Fourth Republic since 1999 (New York: University Press of America, pp. 29-39)
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2013), “Political Science: Nature, Scope and Theoretical Foundation”, in Fred O. Eze (ed.), Elements of Government: A Book of Readings, (Enugu: Candid Press, pp.1-11)
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2013), “Foreign Policy: Concepts and Principles”, in FredO. Eze (ed.), op.cit pp. 307-315
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2013), “The Role of Umuada in Social Mobilisation in Edem Community”, in Ezema Louis (ed.), This is Edem, (Nsukka: Edem Project, pp. 10-21)

Journal Articles

  • Asogwa, F.C, (2002a), “Electoral Malpractices and Grassroot Under development in Nigeria: Non-Governmental and Community-Base Organizations as Watch Dogs”, Nigerian Journal of Social Development, Vol. 1, No. 1, March
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2002b), “Political Violence and Sustainable Development in Nigeria”, Nigerian Journal of Social Development Vol. 1, No. 2, October
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2003), “Global Terrorism and the Challenges of Contemporary International Relations”, Nigerian Journal of Politics and Administration, Vol. P. No. 3, October
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2005), “The Political Economy of Environmental Degradation in the Niger-Delta Region of Nigeria”, African Journal of Political and Administrative Studies, Vol. 2. No. 1, May
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2005), “Globalization and the Niger-Delta Conflict in Nigeria”, ESUT Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 2, June
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2005 ), “Federalism and Politics of Marginalization in Nigeria”, ESUT Journal of Political Science, Vol.1, No.1, October
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2006), “Structural Adjustment Programme (SAP) and Rural Development in Nigeria: A Comparative Analysis of Communities in Nsukka and Nkanu LGAs”, ESUT Journal of Social Sciences, Vol.2, No.2, March 9
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2007), “Ogoni: Ecological Problems and National Question in Nigeria”, African Journal of Political and Administrative Studies, Vol. 3. No. 1, October
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2007), “African Union and the Challenges of New Leadership in Africa”, The American Journal of Pan African Studies, Vol.1, No.9
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2008), “Students Activism and Africa’s Political Integration in the 21 st Century”, African Journal of Political and Administrative Studies, Vol.4, No.1, Sept.
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2008), “Towards Effective Management of the Rising spate of Vandalism and Terrorism in our Society”, ESUT Journal of Political Science, Vol. 2, No. 2.
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2008), “The Character of the State and the Pervasive Nature of Work-Family Conflict in Africa”, Nigerian Journal of Politics and Good Governance, Vol. 1, No. 1, August
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2008) “ Politics, Democracy and Development in Nigeria”, Journal of Nigerian Government and Politics, Vol. 4 No.1 March
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2008) “Global African Unity in the Era Of Globalization: An Assessment of the Relevance of NEPAD”, International Politics and Development Studies, Vol. 4, No. 2, July - December
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2008) “Africa and the Challenges of Globalization: A Critical Appraisal of the Relevance of Pan-Africanism”, African Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 2, No. 1, June
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2009), “Emerging trends in Conflict Management in Modern society: The Alternative Dispute Resolution Mechanism”, Journal of International Politics and Development Studies, Vol. 5, Nos. 1-2, in www.fapstudies.org/Journals/JIPAD/pdf
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2009), “Africa-America Relation in Historical Perspective: A Re-Examination of the Relevance of Pan-Africanism in the Contemporary African History”, EBSU Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 1, No. 1
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2009), “Checks and Balances as Effective Tool for 10 Local Government Administration in Nigeria”, ESUT Journal of Political Science, Vol. 3, No. 3, January
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2009), “Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and Arica’s Socio-Economic Transformation”, African Journal of Current Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, November
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2011), “Golden Jubilee without Gold: Anatomy of Political Leadership and Followership in Nigeria”, Nigerian Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 3
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2011), "Federalism and Politics of Revenue in Nigeria”, Journal of Nigerian Government and Politics, Vol.5, No. 2, November
  • Asogwa, F.C (2011), “Non-Interference Principle and Nigerian Foreign Policy in the 21 st Century”, ESUT Journal of Political Science, Vol.3, No.1
  • Asogwa, F.C (2012), “Democratic Governance and Leadership Crisis in Nigeria”, Journal of Nigerian Government and Politics, Vol.5, No.1
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2012), “Electoral Malpractices, Post-Election Violence and Challenges of Democracy in Nigeria”, Journal of Nigerian Government and Politics, Vol. 6, No. 3, November
  • Asogwa, F.C (2013), “Contending Perspectives to National Security in Nigeria”, ESUT Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 3, No.1
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2013), “African Union, NEPAD and the Challenges of Regional Integration in Africa in a Multi-polar World”, Journal of African Studies, Vol. 1, No. 2, July
  • Asogwa, F.C (2013), “Fragility of the State and the Pervasive Culture of Corruption in Nigeria”, Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa, Vol. 15; pp. 4-20
  • Asogwa, F.C and Didiugwu, I.F (2014), “Diaspora, African Union and Sustainable Regional Integration in Africa”, African Journal of Politics and Administrative Studies, Vol. 6, No. 1, March (24-35)
  • Asogwa F.C (2014), “Youth Empowerment and Political Voice in 11 Nigeria: The Role of Non-Governmental Organizations”, African Journal of Political Science and International Relations, Vol. 5, No.7, pp. 51-76
  • Asogwa, F.C (2014), “Globalization and the Challenges of Sub- Regional Integration in West Africa”, International Journal of Politics and Good Governance, Vol.5, No.5, pp. 33-52
  • Asogwa, F.C and Okibe, Banko, (2015), “Prebendal Politics and Boko Haram Insurgency in Nigeria”, Journal of Nigerian Political Science Association, Vol. 3, No.1 (132-144)
  • Asogwa, F.C (2015), “The Character of the State and Electoral Violence in Nigeria”, Global Journal of Human Social Sciences, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 54-72
  • Asogwa, F.C and Ugwuja, D. (2016). “Mobilizing Indigenous Technology for Sustainable Development in Africa: Assessment of Igbo Indigenous Technology in South-East Nigeria”, South-East Journal of Political Science, Vol.2, No.1, pp. 65-80
  • Asogwa, F.C (2016), “Herders-Farmers Conflict and National Security in Nigeria”, South-East Journal of Political Science, Vol.13, No.1, pp. 24-39
  • Asogwa, F.C (2016), “National Security and the Boko Haram Insurgency in Nigeria”, Nigerian Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 18-41
  • Asogwa, F.C (2016), “Conflict Management Perspectives”, International Journal of Social and Management Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 5, pp. 23-42
  • Asogwa, F.C (2017), “BREXIT and the Imperatives of National Interest in the Foreign Policy of a State”, African Journal of Politics and Administrative Studies, Vol. 10, No.1, pp. 11-24
  • Asogwa, F.C et al (2017), “Framework for Effective Resolution of Indigene-Settler Social Conflict in Southeast Nigeria: A Study of Oruku-Umuode Conflict in Enugu State”, South-East Journal of Political Science, Vol. 3, No.1, pp. 31-59
  • Asogwa, F.C, (2017), “Migration, Racial and Xenophobia: An 12 Assessment of Nigerian-South African Relations”, South-East Journal of Political Science, Vol. 3, No.2, pp. 17-38
  • Asogwa, F.C (2018), “Nigerian Foreign Policy in the Era of Globalization”, Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp.
  • Asogwa, F.C (2018), “Prebendal Politics and the Environmental Conflict in the Niger-Delta Region of Nigeria”, Journal of International Politics and Development, Vol. 15, No. 7, pp. 20-43

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