Dean’s Office

                                                                            Professor Cordelia Ifeyinwa Ebenebe,

Prof. Cordelia Ifeyinwa Ebenebe

Professor/Dean- Faculty of Agriculture, Nnamdi Azikiwe University,

Consultant- Federal Ministry of Environment


Cordelia Ifeyinwa Ebenebe is a Professor of Animal Science and Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nigeria. She is also a Fellow of Animal Science Association of Nigeria (FASAN) and College of Animal Scientists of Nigeria (FCASN) with 24 years’ experience as a Lecturer and researcher with special interest in edibles insects. Prof. Cordelia has published 7 books and over 80 research articles in learned journals and conference proceedings. She hold a Ph.D. in Biological Conservation, M.Sc. in Animal Science and B. Agric. Tech. in Animal Production and Health Technology.

Aside her Academic life, Prof. Cordelia is an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) expert, she has conducted over 40 environmental Impact Assessment as an expert in Ecology and Bio-conservation for the Federal Ministry of Environment in so many parts of Nigeria.

Prof. Ebenebe is a member of the International Technical Advisors for the Green Initiative for Humanitarian Aid and Development (GreeniHAD). She heads several organization, to mention but a few; President- Organization for Women in Science in the Developing World (OWSD) UNIZIK Chapter; President- Women Academics in Agriculture; Chairman- Animal Science Association of Nigeria (Anambra  State), National Chairman- Livestock and Environment in the Nigerian Institute of Animal Science, where she is also a council member; National treasurer- Nigerian Malacological Society