Senior Lecturer of Sociology
Department of Sociology, University of Port Harcourt
Dr Chioma Daisy Onyige is a Sociologist by training and a multidisciplinary researcher by choice. She acquired a PhD in Sociology with a specialisation in Criminology, Police Science and Social Work, from the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria in 2007. She is currently a Senior Lecturer of Criminology at the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Her research includes gender and crime, environmental sociology, Gender and climate change, and cognate issues such as conflict and peacebuilding. She is a fellow of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland; A fellow of the Rachel Carson Centre (RCC) for Environment and Society, Munich, Germany; A fellow of the African Science Leadership Programme (ASLP), University of Pretoria, South Africa; a Commonwealth Fellow at the University of Oxford, UK; and a fellow of the Global Young Academy (GYA), German National Academy of Sciences, Leopoldina, Germany.