WALI-ESSIEN, RUTH C

WALI-ESSIEN, RUTH C

Areas of Interest
Examining the influence of sociological factors on students’ academic performance.

Social disorganizations in education; with major focus on students’ involvement in social problems bothering on campus.

Researching into the need for values reorientation as they concern the formation of an effective and responsible citizenship.

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES/ NGO:
Society for Peace Studies and Practice [SPSP].
Social Studies Association of Nigeria. [SOSAN]
Teachers without Borders.
Association of Sociologists of Education [ASEN]
Foundation Association of Women Educationists [FAWE].
Teachers Registration Council.
Professional related projects undertaken with dates:
Studio and professional arts exhibitions – 1990- 2000.

Women and body adornments in Ikwerreland of Rivers State [an unpublished M.A dissertation- African studies, university of Ibadan [1997].

Organized the budding artists painting competition among tertiary institutions in Niger Delta [2000].

Presenter, ART-IRI. An Art documentary program on NTA 10, Port-Harcourt [2000-2001].

Media coverage of art exhibitions, seminars and conferences [1999-2001].

Ogoni /Shell crisis: Its effects on Ogoni women and children [an unpublished M.A dissertation in Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Ibadan: [2002].

Reviewed and co-edited the ‘Readings in Peace and Conflict Resolution’ [2008]. General Studies’ unit text for GST 222.

HOBBIES: Gardening, reading, singing, decorating, travelling and socializing.

Staff Information
Campus Address
University of Abuja permanent site
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