Director – Science and Technology Promotion
BRIEF PROFILE OF HEAD OF DEPARTMENT, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY PROMOTION (STP)
EKANEM J. UDOH, FICCON
The Director, Science and Technology Promotion hold a Master of Science Degree in Chemistry, specialising in Organometalics Complexes from the University of Lagos.
He had a brief stint in the Private Sector, as a Production Chemist before joining the service of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
He had served in many other Ministries and Committees of the Federal Government including being the Secretary to the Committee on the Re-establishment of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Monitoring and Evaluation Committee of African Development Bank (ADB) Project in the Sugar Sub- Sector; Petroleum Trust Fund (PTF) / Science and Technology Sector Partnership, Research & Development / Industry Linkages Committee amongst many others.
Ekanem J. Udoh, is an internationally Certified Expert in Science and Technology Park Development and Management and has had the opportunity of representing Nigeria in various International Organisations including serving as Nigeria’s Commissioner for Science, Technology and Innovation at the United Nations Commission for Science and Technology for Development (UN-CSTD).
He is a Trustee of Global Peace Mission and was appointed UN Peace Ambassador in 2008.
Ekanem J. Udoh is a member of many Professional Bodies. He is a Chartered Chemist and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Chemists of Nigeria.