Professor Eric C. Amadi mvi JP

 Director of Quality Assurance 

RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY,

NKPOLU-OROWORUKWO, PORT HARCOURT, NIGERIA

Professor Eric Chikweru Amadi holds the West African School Certificate (WAEC), Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE) B.A.E.d; B.Ed Hons; M.Ed. and Ph.D. These he obtained from Government Secondary School, Abua, Rivers State College of Education, Port Harcourt, University of Port Harcourt, University of Calabar and University of Port Harcourt. Through these institutions, he acquired some management and leadership skills as Prefect, Vice- President of National Union of Rivers State Student (NURSS), University of Calabar.

Professor Eric Amadi started his teaching career as an Anxilliary teacher in 1979 at Government Secondary School, Isiokpo. At the end of his National Service at Maiduguri in 1984, he was posted to St Aquinas Secondary School, Elele while on in service. He later joined the Rivers State College of Education in 1992 as a Lecturer. In 2005, he was transferred to the then Rivers State University of Science and Technology, (now the Rivers State University) where he rose to the rank of a Professor in 2018. He specializes in Educational Management and Planning.

In 2008, he won the Global Award in Germany on Inclusive Education by Support Africa International Award to Sustainable Development. In 2012, he was Chairman, Presidential Visitation Panel on Federal College of Education Pankshin (Jos). He had served as Ag. Head of Department for two terms in the University. He has written several books and has well over 92 articles in local and international spheres.

He is a member of Several Professional Association including:

a. Fellow Corporate Administration Institute (FCAI)
b. Member, European Centre for Research Training and Development
c. Co. Publisher, Arabian Group of Journals
d. Member, Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM)
e. Member, Nigerian Association of Educational Administration and Planning (NAEAP)
f. Member, Association for the Advancement of Vocational Education in Nigeria (AAVEN).
g. Member, Association of Nigeria Authors (ANA)
h. Member, Rivers State Golden Jubilee Celebration Committee
i. Chief Patron: 45th Company Nigeria Boys Bridge
j. Patron: Man O’ War

This is in addition to being a Book Reviewer, Editor to other several Academic Journals and Teacher Enhancement Trainer for Rivers State Nigeria.
He is a consultant to Nigerian Teacher’s Institute (NTI) National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) and currently, an External Examiner to University of Port Harcourt.

He is a Google-Scholar and in ResearchGate Scientist. He is happily married with blessed children.