Academic interests

De Facto States, Transnational Corporations and Human Rights, Natural Resource Wealth Management


INTL I100 Introduction to International Studies, INTL I400 International Studies Capstone Seminar, POLS Y219 Introduction to International Relations, POLS Y360 US Foreign Policy, POLS Y375 War and International Conflict, POLS Y377 Globalization, POLS Y490 African Politics, POLS Y490 International Relations Theory


2017 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Civic Engagement (Faculty)


Author, International Society and the De Facto State; co-editor, Transnational Corporations and Human Rights; author of journal articles in African Affairs, Community Development Journal, Extractive Industries and Society, Foreign Policy Analysis, Geoforum, International Studies Perspectives, Journal of Cleaner Production, Naval War College Review, PS: Political Science and Politics, Resources Policy, Security Dialogue, Third World Quarterlyand The Washington Quarterly


Chairman, International Friends Committee of Bebor Model Nursery and Primary School, Bane, Bodo and Bori, Rivers State, Nigeria. Member, International Advisory Board, Center for Environment, Human Rights and Development, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Member, Editorial Board, Extractive Industries and Society