Welcome Dr. Adams Otuoze Umoru Onuka

Dr. Adams Otuoze Umoru Onuka 

Institute of Education
University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Biography & Research Interest

Welcome Dr. Adams Otuoze Umoru Onuka  to Join the Editorial Board of American Journal of Educational Research and Reviews. Dr. Adams Otuoze Umoru Onuka works in Institute of Education of University of Ibadan, Nigeria.

 University Education & Qualifications (With Dates)

  • University of Lagos, Lagos [B. Sc. (Hons.) Business Administration]


  • University of Ibadan, Ibadan [M. Ed. Educational Evaluation] (1989-1991)
  • University of Ibadan, Ibadan [Ph.D. Educational Evaluation] (1992-1996)
  • Immanuel College of Theology and Christian Education, Ibadan [Dip. Th.] (1984-1988)

Vocational/Professional Qualifications (With Dates)

  • Th., Immanuel College Of Theology and Christian Education, Ibadan (1988)
  • Certified Teacher, Teachers’ Registration Council of Nigeria (2007)

 University Experience: Research Fellow 1 & 11, & Senior Research Fellow 2002 – 2014

I teach Public Examining in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Introduction to Educational Evaluation, Educational Research Questionnaire and Rating Scales Design, Education and Society, Formative and Summative Evaluation of Student Achievement.

I have supervised five Ph. D. graduates, one M. Phil. Over forty M. Ed & Masters in Humanitarian Refugee Studies graduates and currently supervising ten Ph. D students and three M. Ed students. I have been mentoring these and other students as can be deduced from my CV, particularly my publications.

Administrative experience at the University

Chairman, University of Ibadan, Anti-Cultism Campaign Committee [2010-date], Director, Social Orientation, University of Ibadan [2011-date], Member, Anti-Corruption and Transparency Committee, UI, Head, Outreach Services Unit, Institute of Education, University of Ibadan [2010-2013], Head, Links, Fellowship and Grants Programme, Institute of Education, University of Ibadan [2013-date], Member, Senate, 2003-2011, 2013-date and of several Senate Committees [Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee; Business Committee, University Student Lodging Bureau, and also on several Congregation Committees. I have helped to organize several conferences for Institute of Education, Distance Learning Centre [both of the University of Ibadan], for Association of Educational Researchers and Evaluators of Nigeria [ASSEREN], Higher Education Research and Policy Network [an African Regional Network], organised and coordinated training workshops for several bodies: Lagos Eko Secondary School World Bank-sponsored project, Institute of Education/WAEC Research Training workshop, NABTEB Research Training, UBEC FTS in Delta State, etc.

I have equally served as Assistant Chaplain & Chaplain, Chapel of Resurrection, University of Ibadan, Nigeria (1993-2005), nearly eight of which was as the Chaplain.

Honours: Associate Editor, National [Nigerian Journal of Educational Research and Evaluation 2004-2007, Associate], Sub-Regional [West African Journal of Education since 2004 variously as Assistant, Associate and Editor] and Continental [Journal of Sociology and Education in Africa 2013 to date, Journal of Educational Review since 2009, African Higher Education Review, East African Journal of Education Research and Policy, since 2007] Journals, Fellow Institute of Corporate Administration (2014), Fellow, Association of Educational Researchers and Evaluators of Nigeria (2015), Fellow, Nigerian Association of Evaluators (2016) and Award winner as best accomplished African Education Researcher (2013) awarded by the African Development Institute of African Development and Association for Development of Education in Africa with support from South Korean Trust Fund

Main research areas/topics: Assessment/Evaluation for enhanced learning and improved examining, Management education programme evaluation, funding, etc.


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