AWACHIE (Prof) James Egbunike




zoologist, educationist, Professor of Zoology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Born: February, 1934 at Umunachi, Idemili Local Government Area, Anambra State; Education: Christ the King College, Onitsha, 1948-53; University College, Ibadan, 1953-58; University of Liverpool, Eng land, 1961-63, holds the B.Sc and Ph.D degrees was senior science mas ter, St. Theresa's College, Nsukka, 1958-59; research/development mana ger. Lever Brothers Ltd., Apapa, Lagos 1959; part-time lecturer, Federal Sch ool of Science, Lagos, 1959, lecturer in Zoology, Nigerian College of Technology, Zaria, 1959-61, later Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1961- 63; lecturer in Biology, University of Lagos, 1964-65, lecturer in Zoo logy, University of Nigeria, Nsukka 1965-70; senior lecturer, 1970-73, promoted professor in July, 1973; foundation fellow. Science Association of Nigeria; member of a number of scientific organisations including World University Service, (1955-63); British Society for Parasitology; Inter national Congress of Parasitology, Fresh-Water Biology Association, Uni ted Kingdom, and Committee of Fellows, Science Association of Nige ria; Married and has four children; Address (Home) Ikejiani Avenue, Nsukka Campus, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. (Office). Department of Zoo logy, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Anambra State; Telephone: 48, ext. 44; Hobby: gardening, farming, photo graphy, folk music, dancing, lawn tennis and table tennis.
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