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Expert NameProf. Pender Obenobe Ugherughe
DivisionCentre for Arid Zone Studies
InstitutionUniversity of Maiduguri
Telephone234 76 231 682
Work Experience1. Consultant to the former Borno and Gongola States of Nigeria Agricultural Development Programmes which are World Bank assisted from 1988 to 1991; 2. University of Maiduguri Coordinator of the African Regional Postgraduate Programme in Insect Science from 1992 to date; 3. Team leader of the University of Maiduguri World Bank Agricultural Education project; 4. Member of Nigeria's National Advisory Committee on Agricultural Research from 1994-1996; 5. Project leader for EEC funded research on Forage Management in the Arid Northeastern Nigeria from 1993-1995; 6. Member of the panel of experts that reviewed the Lake Chad Research Institute, Maiduguri, Nigeria Livestock Programme in 1982; 7. Member of the Advisory Committee of the Lake Ruma Agricultural Project in Gongola State of Nigeria in 1986-87; 8. Joint coordinator for sorghum in the Nationally Coordinated Research Programme, World Bank Project in Nigeria from 1996-1998.
QualificationsB.Sc., Hons. Agriculture, University of Ibadan, Nigeria, 1969 M.Sc. Agronomy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, 1976 Ph.D., Agronomy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, 1978
Number of Publications0
Awards1. United States Agency for International Development M.Sc. Scholarship Award from 1974-1976; 2. Federal Government of Nigeria Ph.D. Scholarship Award from 1976-1978; 3. USA Gamma Sigma Delta Agriculture Honours in 1976 at the University of Wisconsin, M
Other Activities- Member, Agricultural Society of Nigeria - Member, Science Association of Nigeria - Member, American Society of Agronomy
DisciplineAgricultural Sciences
Last updated10/05/2007 10:16:00

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