Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma will on Thursday November 30th 2023 holds its 104th inaugural Lecture. It will be delivered by Prof. (Mrs) Regina Esosa Ohenhen, a Professor of Food/Industrial Microbiology. The Lecture is titled “Microbes your inevitable partners: an Amazing symbiosis”. The Lecture which holds under the distinguished Chairmanship of Prof. Asomwan Sonnie Adagbonyin is scheduled to commence by 2:30 pm at Pastor Chris Oyakhilomen Auditorium.
A PROFILE OF PROF. (MRS) REGINA ESOSA OHENHEN
Prof. (Mrs) Regina Esosa Ohenhen was born on August 21st, 1970 to the family of Late Mr J.E.I Omorogbe and Mrs A.E. Omorogbe. She hails from Oredo Local government area of Edo State.
Prof (Mrs) Ohenhen attended Ivbiore Primary school, Ukhegie, Benin city, from 1976 to 1981 when she obtained her first school leaving certificate. She then attended Federal Government Girls College Benin City, where She obtained her secondary school certificate in 1986. She proceeded to the then Bendel State University Ekpoma where she obtained her Bachelor’s degree (BSc) in Microbiology in 1991 with a Second class (Upper division). She did her National Youth Service Corp in Sokoto State in 1992. Prof (Mrs) Ohenhen attended the famous University of Ibadan and obtained her Masters degree in Food/industrial microbiology in 1995. In 2001 She obtained a PhD Degree in Food/Industrial Microbiology from the University of Benin.
Prof (Mrs) R.E Ohenhen also had foreign educational training. She did a PhD course on Confocal Light Microscopy – Fundamentals and Biological Applications in the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands, Water Quality Control in Water Supply course in UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, Netherlands, Leeds Applied Food Microbiology course in Weetwood Hall Hotel and Conference Centre, Leeds United Kingdom.
The academic and administrative profile of Prof (Mrs) R.E Ohenhen has been wonderful. She joined the services of Ambrose Alli University as a graduate Assistant in 1993 and was promoted steadily to the rank of a Professor in 2012. She has held several administrative positions, some of which include:
Prof. (Mrs) Ohenhen also served in some professional capacity which includes:
Prof. (Mrs) Ohenhen has published over 40 articles in local and international journals of very high reputation and has received several awards some of which includes:
Prof (Mrs) Ohenhen also received grants from:
Prof. (Mrs ) Ohenhen is a member of several professional Bodies locally and internationally such as :
Prof. Mrs R.E Ohenhen is a lover of academics and research. She has attended over fifteen (15) conferences in Nigeria, United States of America, Cardiff, Ireland and Warwick (UK)
She indeed likes reading, while also derives pleasures in playing tennis.
Prof (Mrs) R.E Ohenhen is happily maried to Arc. Sonnie Ohenhen. and the marriage blessed with four Children.
She is the 6th Inaugural lecturer in the Faculty of Life Sciences and the 5th in the Department of Microbiology.
We congratulate Prof. (Mrs) Regina Esosa Ohenhen and her family, the Department of Microbiology and the Faculty of Life Sciences for this auspicious occasion of the 104th Inaugural Lecture of Ambrose Alli University.