Staff Profile

Engr. Onyekweredike Kelechi

Lecturer I
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    Faculty of Engineering and Technology
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    Civil Engineering
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Engr. Kelechi a graduate of Agricultural Engineering (Soil and Water Engineering option), Federal University of Technology Owerri. He has a Master degree from the department of Civil Engineering, University of Nigeria Nsukka. He is currently concluding his PhD degree in Civil Engineering department, UNN.
He has professional certifications in Project Management, Health Safety and Environment, Strategic Management as well as have competencies in analytical reasoning, Excel for data analysis, SPSS for data analysis, Corel Draw, Power point and some other computer based softwares and applications.
He is a registered Engineer with COREN (R.31501) and a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (M 34020).
Engr. Kelechi has work experience at All Bright Ventures (a contract firm of Shell Nigeria), Benin-Owena River Basin Development Authority, National Center for Agricultural Mechanization and currently lecturing in the department of Civil Engineering at the Alex Ekwueme - Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo.

As a student trainee, he was involved in the construction of AGBANI Swamp Queen for Chevron in 2006 by Exprotech Nigeria Limited. He also has a number of volunteer community service experience with Golden Hope Foundation (USA) and ROHI Educational Services and Capacity Building (RESCAB).

He is married with 2 children.

Selected Publications (Articles and Journals)

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1 Agunwamba J.C, Onyekweredike K.O, Mmonwuba, .N. (2013). Comparative Analysis of Bioremediation of Heavy Metals Using Plants and Microorganisms. INT JOURNAL OF CURRENT SCIENCE, 6: E 153-160.
2 Ogarekpe, M.N, Ibiang I.E and Onyekweredike K.O. (2012). An Empirical Regression Model for the prediction of the Biochemical Oxygen Demand in Waste Stabilization Ponds with nappe flow regime. INT JOURNAL OF CURRENT RESEARCH 2012, VOL 4, ISSUE 08, pp.109-113.