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Jooji Innocent B.D, M.Sc, PhD
SENIOR LECTURER

Rev. Fr. Dr. Jooji Innocent is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Public Administration. He holds a Diploma in Religious Studies, UNIBADAN (1984), Baccalaureate in Sacred Theology (BD), ROME (1986), Certificate in Conflict Resolution & Peace Studies(1997), Certificate in Health Care Ethics, Duquesne University, Pittsburg, PA. USA (1998), Masters Degree in Public Policy with Bias in Conflict Resolution & Peace Studies Duquesne University, Pittsburg, PA. USA (1998), Masters Degree in Health Care Ethics Duquesne University, Pittsburg, PA. USA (2010), Ph.D. in International Relations, University of Abuja (2009) and Advanced Certificate in Education, Veritas University, Abuja (2017). His areas of research interest are International relations, conflict studies and public policy. He is a member of the following professional associations: Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators; A Certified Associate of the International Institute for Policy Review & Development Strategies Inducted 24th March, 2017 at Lagos State University; Team Leader, Women Voices Matter: A Study on Post Conflict Peace Building and Reconstruction in the Lake Chad Basin 2018; Member, Committee for Peace,Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa (RECOWA)2018;and Member, Society for Peace Studies and Practice, FCT Abuja Chapter.

Articles:

  1. Jooji (2015), “Democracy and Food Security inNigeria’s Fourth Republic (1999-2015),” (pp. 66-78)Journal of Politics    and Diplomatic Studies, Vol. 1, No. 2, (Department of Political Science and Diplomacy), Veritas University, Abuja.
  2. Jooji (2016), “Diplomacy and its Relevance to Good   Governance, Peace and Security in Nigeria’s Niger Delta”, (pp. 1 – 18) Benue Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 4, No. 1.
  3. Jooji (2017), “Foreign Military Interventions and the Sovereignty of African Sates” (pp. 149-158), Lapai International Journal of Administration (LIJAD), Vol. 1, No. 1.
  4. Jooji (2017), “The Socio-Economic Challenges of Internally Displaced Persons in Nigeria: The Role of Government and NGOs”  (pp. 125 – 135), International Journal of Operational Research in Management, Social Science and Education, Vol. 3, No. 1.
  5. Jooji (2017), “Economic Diversification and Infrastructural Development as Effective Strategies for Poverty Alleviation in Africa: The Nigerian Perspective” (pp. 89-100), Internal Journal of Development Strategies in Humanities, Management & Social Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 1.
  6. Jooji (2017), “The Civil Society Organization, Good Governance and Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria” (pp. 197-220), South East Journal of Political Science, Vol. 3, No. 1.
  7. Jooji (2017), “Women Empowerment in National Development: The Case of Nigeria” (pp. 257-267), MED Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1.
  8. Jooji (2017), “Energy Demand and Supply: Implications for Sustainable Development in Nigeria”, (pp. 1-18), International Journal of Advanced Research in Social Sciences, Environmental Studies and Technology, Vol. 3, No. 1.
  9. Jooji (2017), “Economic Diversification and Public Sector Management in Nigeria: Challenges and New Opportunities” (pp. 182-198), Internal Journal of Development Strategies in Humanities, Management & Social Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 2.
  10. Jooji (2017), “Boosting a Nation’s Trade Potentials Through Improved International Economic Relations: The Nigerian Experience” (pp. 1-23), Internal Journal of Scientific Research in Social Sciences & Management Studies, Vol. 2, No. 1. 
  11. Jooji (2017), “The Benefits of International Economic Integration, A perspective from Nigeria’s Economic History” (pp. 60-75) International Journal of Scientific Research in Educational Studies & Social Development Vol. 2, No 1.
  12. Jooji (2017), “Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) Lands Boarder Automobile Importation Ban: The Socio-Economic Implications of the Cotonou Episode”, (pp. 52-60), International Journal of Operational Research in Management, Social Sciences & Education, Vol. 3, No. 2.
  13. Jooji (2017), “Qualitative Manpower Development Through Effective Public Policies: The Pathway to Sustainable Development in Nigeria” (pp. 1-13), International Journal of Innovative Research in Social Sciences & Strategic Management Techniques, Vol. 4, No. 2.
  14. Jooji (2017), “The ECOMOG High Command: Implications for the Socio-Economic Development of the West African Sub-Region,”(pp. 37-44), Education & Science Journal of Policy Review & Curriculum Development, Vol. 7, No. 1.
  15. Jooji (November, 2017), “Effective Public Sector Management as a Sine Qua Non for African Socio-Economic Status: the Nigerian Perspective,” (pp. 38-48), International Journal of Advanced Research in Social Sciences, Environmental Studies & Technology, Vol. 3.
  16. Jooji (November, 2017), “An Assessment of Commercial Policies and Economic Development in Nigeria,” (pp. 94-102), International Journal of Development Strategies in Humanities, Management & Social Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 3.

Books/ Book Chapter

  1. Jooji (2003), Mending the Cracked Pot: Perspective on   Conflict, Non-vioence, Social Justice and Reconciliation in Nigeria, Published by: Daily Graphics Nigeria Limited, Ibadan.
  2. Jooji (2006), The Mirror: Cleansing Moral and Spiritual Decay, Published by: Daily Graphics Nigeria Limited, Ibadan.
  3. Jooji (2006), Perspective on Socio-Political Values in Nigeria, Published by: Daily Graphics Nigeria Limited, Ibadan.
  4. Jooji (2011), Catholic Archdiocese of Abuja @ 30: A Concise History, Published by: Selfers Academic Press Ltd., Makurdi.
  5. Jooji (2011), ECOWAS Parliament and Regional Integration in West Africa, Published by: Selfers Academic Press Ltd., Makurdi.
  6. Jooji (2017), “The Nigerian Federal Character: the History, Ideologies and Challenges” (pp. 468 – 485), in The Golden Pearl & Celebrated Icon: Archbishop EdraUkpo, Published by: Pyla-mak Services Ltd., Kaduna.