Dr. Godwin Udo To Visit Nigeria as Fulbright Scholar
October 16, 2008
Dr. Godwin Udo will be serving as a Fulbright Scholar in Nigeria beginning from December 2008. He will be teaching and conducting research in the Faculty of Management Science at University of Calabar (UNICAL), Cross River State, Nigeria. UNICAL is one of the Nigerian Federal Government universities and is considered as one of the top grade institutions in the country. Dr. Udo will be teaching graduate management science courses such as information systems, production and operations management, operations research and research methods.
His research project will be about the adoption and diffusion of information and communication technology (ICT) for human development in Nigeria. The project will focus on economic development through ICT operational efficiency; wealth creation through web-based entrepreneurship; healthcare improvement through e-health information systems; and good governance through the adoption of e-government systems. Dr. Udo will return to UTEP in the fall of 2008.