Dr. Mfon Umoren Ekpootu
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A Senior Lecturer at the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Great research and analytical skills sharpened by national and international exposure in academic arenas to incisive and critical analysis of issues relating to gender, female sexuality and child labour. Managerial and organizational expertise, with proficiency with data base tools and great communication skills and ability for team work

Memberships & Associations


  • Departmental Exams and Record Officer, History and Diplomatic Studies, University of Port Harcourt 2008-2009
  • Member, Departmental Exams and Record Committee, History and Diplomatic Studies, University of Port Harcourt, 2009 to Date
  • Member, Sports Committee, Faculty of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt, 2009 to Date



  • Chair, Local Organizing Committee, 61ST Historical Society of Nigeria Annual Conference, Port Harcourt, 2016
  • Director Liaison, Africa and Volunteer Services, Africa League of Legends Incorporated
  • National Treasurer, Historical Society of Nigeria.
  • Member, Local Organizing Committee, International Colloquium on Slavery, Slave Trade and its Consequences, Oshogbo, Ogun State, 23-26 August 2010.
  • Ambassador for Peace, International Association of World Peace Advocates
  • Assessor, Excellence Local Government Initiative [ELGI], Rivers State, 2009



  • Historical Society of Nigeria (HCON), Nigeria.
  • The Council for the Development of Social Sciences Research (CODESRIA), Dakar, Senegal
  • African Studies Association (ASA), USA.