183rd Inaugural Lecture:TWO LIMIT VERSUS A NON-LIMIT:THE SETTLEMENT OF THE PROBLEM

The Vice Chancellor, Professor F.F.O Orumwense, on behalf of Senate, Staff and Students of the University of Benin, cordially invites the general public to her 183RD Inaugural Lecture Series titled “TWO LIMIT VERSUS A NON-LIMIT:THE SETTLEMENT OF THE PROBLEM“. The lecture is to be delivered by Professor Emmanuel A. Ogujor , Professor of Electrical Power Engineering, University Of Benin.

DATE: Thursday 16th FEBRUARY 2017

TIME : 3:30pm Prompt

ANEZI-OKORO MEMORIAL FOUNDATION Call For Submission of Research Grant Proposal

The Vice Chancellor Professor FFO Orumwense (FNSE) is pleased to announce the  ANEZI-OKORO MEMORIAL FOUNDATION call for submission of research grant proposal.
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Prof. J.O. Igene wins the first UNIBEN Distinguished Research and Innovative Achievement Award (DRIAA)

Prof. Igene
Prof. Igene

Prof JO Igene received the first University of Benin’s 2016 Distinguished Research and Innovative Achievement Award on Thursday 23rd November.

The Food Science Professor was presented the prestigious honor, which includes a certificate and a personal plaque, during the University’s 42nd Convocation Ceremonies (Founder’s Day).

Royal Society for Africa Prize- call for nomination

Academic staff in Life Sciences, Pharmacy, Biomedical and Medical Sciences are encouraged to apply for the 2017 Royal Society Africa Prize. This Award recognizes research scientists based in Africa who are making an innovative contribution to the biological sciences, including basic medical science, which contributes significantly to capacity building in Africa. The recipient will receive a research grant of £11,000 and a personal prize of £1,000.
please visit the link for online nomination system
https://royalsociety.org/grants-schemes-awards/awards/nominations/
The closing date for nominations is 30th January 2017.
It is our desire that the 2017 Royal Society Pfizer Award recipient will be from our great University.

INVITATION TO FACULTY OF ARTS SEMINAR

The Dean, Faculty of Arts, Professor Leo O. Otoide, is pleased to invite all academic staff to the Faculty Seminar. It will hold on Tuesday, 13 December 2016 at the 250 Lecture Theatre between 12.00 and 2.00 pm. Below are the abstracts of the papers scheduled to be presented.

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Call for Applications for the Short Term Visiting Scholar Program for 2017

The Vice Chancellor Prof FFO Orumwense (FNSE) is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2017 short-term visiting scholars program at Michigan State University under the feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project funded by USAID Nigeria Mission. It covers stipends for 3months for M.Sc, and upto 9 months for PhD. 

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Professor Friday E. Okonofua National Young Scientist Prize in Health Sciences

The Nigerian Young Academy (NYA) calls for application to the Professor Friday E. Okonofua National Young Scientist Prize in Health Sciences. Continue reading “Professor Friday E. Okonofua National Young Scientist Prize in Health Sciences”

UniBen Conducts EndNote and SciFinder Training

The University of Benin , has concluded a Two Day training workshop on the use of SciFinder, EndNote and MethodsNow tools for Lecturers and some select students . The workshop which took place at the Centre of Distance Learning , brought together participants from the various Faculties of the University of Benin, was organized as part of the commitment of the University Administration to improving the quality of the teaching and research among staff and students. Continue reading “UniBen Conducts EndNote and SciFinder Training”