Professor Ignatius Uduk is a raw bred teacher who began his academic pursuit from College of Education, Uyo till University of Ibadan where he obtained his Ph.D. He has taught and is presently teaching Undergraduate and Postgraduate students of University of Uyo.He has been honoured with several distinctions and awards. Some of which includes, Award of Excellence in Football Development. Within and Outside University of Uyo, he has held sensitive positions and offered reputable services.
He holds membership in the Nigerian Association of Sports Science and Medicine, Nigerian Academy of Sport Adminstrators and other professional bodiess.He has attended many Conference and presented many papers. His publications are highly sought after and majority of them are open access in this knowledgebase.
He is devout Christian and is blessed with a beautiful family.
FULL NAME: Uduk, Ignatius Eno (Ph.D)
PERMANENT HOME ADDRESS: No. 277 Nwaniba Road,
P. O. Box
Akwa Ibom State
CURRENT POSTAL ADDRESS: University of Uyo
Dept. of Physical & Health Edu.
P. M B. 1017
MARITAL STATUS: Married
PRESENT STATUS: Professor
DEPARTMENT: Physical and Health Education
HIGHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION ATTENDED WITH DATES:
Methodist Boys High School, Oron -- 1970 - 1971
College of Education, Uyo -- 1974 - 1977
University of Benin, Benin City -- 1980 - 1982
University of Ibadan, Ibadan -- 1984 - 1985
University of Ibadan, Ibadan -- 1991 - 1995
N.C.E. -- 1977
B.Ed. -- 1982
M.Ed. -- 1985
Ph.D. -- 1995
Citation – Decorated with School Colors of Methodist Boys High School Oron
Faculty Academic Prize Winner Distinction in Physical Education and Credit in Practical Teaching College of Education, Uyo -- 1978.
Certificate of Honor: Akwa Ibom State Government. Selfless contributions to the Development of Sports” -- 1998.
Fellow Institute of Corporate Administration -- 2000
Award of Excellence in Sport Development by National Guild of Campus Sport Writers, Uniuyo Chapter -- 2001
Certificate of Excellence in Professional Career by Mboho Edidiana Kiet Ndito Anua -- 2002
Award of Excellence in Football Development by Uyo All Stars -- 2005
Award of Honour as the 1st Indegenous player in the Green Eagles (1973 – 1975) By Akwa Ibom State in -- 2011
BEFORE PRESENT APPOINTMENT
Clerical Officer/ Football Player, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Calabar -- 1972 -1974
Teacher/Game Master, Baptist Academy Shepherd Hill Ikorodu Road Lagos -- 1977 – 1978
Teacher/Game Master: St. Mary’s Teachers College Ediene Abak -- 1978 – 1980
IN THE UNIVERSITY
Supervision of Students on Teaching Practice -- 1982 Present
Supervision of Students Project & Seminar -- 1982 Present
Examination Officer, Physical & Health Education Dept. -- 1997 – 2000
Director of Sport, University of Uyo -- 2010 ¬
Dean Faculty of Education -- 2016 – Till Date
Chairman Committee of Deans -- 2016 – Till Date
PHE 111: Skill Development & Techniques in Sport (Track and Field)
PHE 112: Intramural Sports Programme
HED 112: Human Biology
PHE 113: Foundations & Philosophy of Physical Education
PHE 123: History & Principles of Physical Education
PHE 125: Internship in Sport Administration
HED 211: Nutrition Education
PHE 212: Conflict & Violence in Sports
HED 225: Health Education in Primary Schools
PHE 225: Principles of Coaching and Officiating
PHE 229: Physical Education in Primary Schools
EDU 311: Administration and Organization of Physical Education Programmes
PHE 322: Kinesiology
PHE 411: Skills Development & Techniques in Sports (Gymnastics & Basketball)
HED 412: Sociology of Health
PHE 413: Scientific Basis of Coaching
EDU 421: Faculty of Education Seminar
EDU 422: Teaching Practice Supervision
PHE 422: Contemporary Issues in Human Kinetics
PHE 424: Legal Aspects of Physical Education
PHE 425: Contemporary Issues in Human Kinetics
PHE 426: Seminar in Physical & Health Education
PHE 602: Administration/Organization of Sports Programmes in School & Social Agencies
PHE 622: Sports Facilities Engineering
PHE 623: Internship in Sports Administration
WITHIN THE UNIVERSITY
Staff Adviser to 400 levels. Physical and Health Education Degree Students. I am opportune to counsel students to achieve their academic goal.
Acting Head of Department, I drafted and submitted to the University senate proposals for Diploma Programme and M.Sc. (Ed) degree in Physical Education with specialization Administration and Organization of Sports/Psychology and sociology of sport, I provide a sustained academic leadership until it was approved by senate.
The Editor-in-chief journal of Sustainable Education (JOSE) and the Deputy Editor-in-chief, Journal of Education and Environment (JEE), I use the opportunity to build the academic capacity of the contributors.
Seminar/projects/thesis supervisor to undergraduate, postgraduate diploma and postgraduate students, I provide academic leadership and capacity building.
Chairman: Faculty of Education Board: 2014 – present
Patron: University of Uyo Collegiate Junior Chamber 1997
Member: Faculty of Education Postgraduate Committee 2000 – present
Member: University of Uyo Senate: 2005 – present
Head of Department: Physical & Health Education, 2000 – 2001
Vice Dean: Faculty of Education, 2000 – 2001
Vice Dean: Faculty of Education, 2010 – 2012
Dean Faculty of Education, 2014 – till date
Member: University of Uyo Sports Council, 2000 – 2001
Member: Faculty Board of Pharmacy: FOE Representative, Uyo 2002 - 2004
Coordinator: Dept. of Physical & Health Education Sandwich Programme 2002-2004
Coordinator: Institute of Education Postgraduate Diploma Programme, 2003 – 2005
Chairman Committee of Deans, 2016 - present
Outside the University
Invites player – Nigeria National Football Team, Green Eagles, 1973 – 1975
Chairman, Uyo Local Government Area Sports Committee 1995 – 1999
Nation Assistant PRO, 1996 – 1999
Chairman, Akwa Ibom State Track Association, 1997 – 1999
Member, Uyo Senatorial District Consultative Assembly, 1999 – present.
Chairman, Akwa Ibom State Football Association, 2000 – 2002.
President Educators Forum of Nigeria, 2000 – present
Member, National Association of Nigeria International Footballers, 2000- present
External Examiner, Akwa Ibom State C. O. E. 2000 – present.
Ex-Officio Member Executive Council of NAPHER-SD Akwa Ibom State Chapter, 2001 – present.
Research Undertaken with Date
Uduk, I. E. (In Press) Anatomy of Sports Hooliganism. Journal of Education Research Interest (JERD). 2003.
Uduk, I. E. (In Press) Physical Education in Nigerian Schools: The Third Face of the Coin. International Journal of Research in Basic and Lifelong Education. 2003.
Uduk, I. E. (ongoing) Promoting Disease Prevention for a Healthy Citizenry: The panacea for development in Akwa Ibom State. 20004
Uduk, I. E. (ongoing) Physical Education Teachers in the Crucible of Professionalism: Agenda or Anathemas. 2004.
NAPHER-SD (1977) Nigeria Association of Physical, Health Education and recreation – Sports and Dance
NASSM (1992) Nigeria Association of Sports Science and Medicine.
NASA (1993) Nigeria Academy of Sport Administrators.
EFON (2000). Educators Forum of Nigeria.