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Profile Of The Vice-Chancellor Elect Of UNIZIK by OkaNaUbe(m): 4:54pm On May 16
Prof Charles Esimone, Deeper Life Campus Coordinator, Anambra State, Emerges New UNIZIK Vice Chancellor..


This is coming months after welcoming a set of quadruplets....


Charles Okechukwu Esimone was born in Tiko, Cameroon. He graduated from St. Joseph’s College Sasse, Cameroon and with B. Pharm, M. Pharm and PhD from the University of Nigeria. He hails from Akwaeze, Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State.
He is Professor of Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Microbiology in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University and the Pioneer Dean of the Faculty. Professor Esimone was the former Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.


He became a professor at the age of 37, emerging as the youngest professor in the University and her first professor of Pharmacy as well as the first professor of Pharmaceutical Microbiology in Southeastern Nigeria.


He has well over 200 publications. Recently, in “The List of 28 Most Published Scholars in Nigeria”, Prof. Charles Okechukwu Esimone was nominated as the 18th most published scholar in Nigeria. He has pioneered research in the use of recombinant viral vectors as surrogates for high through-put antiviral screening studies and on the use of indigenous medicinal plants as immunomodulators, vaccine adjuvants and anti-infectives. His vector-based antiviral screening technique developed between 2003 and 2005 in Germany has significantly revolutionalized high-throughput screening for anti-HIV compounds world-wide.


He speaks English, French and German. He is a recipient of several awards which include the Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship to Germany (2003-2005), Visiting Scientist to the University of Pittsburgh, USA (2007-2008), the ANDI Bright Contest Award for the Best African Innovative Researcher, South Africa (2009), Young Scientist representing Nigeria at the “Summer davos” Annual Meeting of New Champions, Tianjin, China (2010) and the CV Raman Senior Fellowship, India (2013).


He is a member of the Governing Council of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, the Nnamdi Azikiwe University and the Nanomedicine Society of Nigeria. He is indeed the Pioneer National President of the Nanomedicine Society of Nigeria. He has successfully supervised over 50 postgraduate students. He is a recipient of various national and international grants and a reviewer to several national and international journals..


He is a member of several professional bodies including the Global Young Academy and the American Society for Cell Biology. Prof. Esimone is a Fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Science, Fellow of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria and Fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Pharmacy.
He is the State Campus Coordinator for Deeper Life Campus Fellowship, Anambra State and also a member, BOT (Board of Trustees) of Anchor University, Lagos. He is happily married and the marriage is blessed with three boys and two girls.

Source: Unizik's Facebook Page

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Re: Profile Of The Vice-Chancellor Elect Of UNIZIK by Donelli: 5:37pm On May 16
His profile is rich..
Re: Profile Of The Vice-Chancellor Elect Of UNIZIK by OkaNaUbe(m): 8:15pm On May 16
Donelli:
His profile is rich..
Re: Profile Of The Vice-Chancellor Elect Of UNIZIK by OkaNaUbe(m): 8:16pm On May 16
Donelli:
His profile is rich..
cool �♨♨ lalasticlacla
Re: Profile Of The Vice-Chancellor Elect Of UNIZIK by Onlinealaba(m): 11:01pm On May 16
Deeper life gives preference to Education not surprised with this, even during youth programmes back then emphasis are on education no wonder they got chunk of brainy folks..well maybe is not same with business i will rather rate living faith church on that no wonder they got many successful businessmen amd entrepreneurs
Re: Profile Of The Vice-Chancellor Elect Of UNIZIK by Utthaan4: 5:12am On May 17
Wonderful!!
Re: Profile Of The Vice-Chancellor Elect Of UNIZIK by asuustrike1: 8:16am On May 17
I still don't understand why the writer attaches the vc's Christian sect as achievement. Yesterday similar word was used infact it was the heading. In academic circle, this thought is unnecessary because many persons from that sect had failed in the past.
However this is my opinion hence am entitle to it

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