Bio Data

Dr Francis Atule Ejeh,( KSM),a member of Global Education partners (GEP), the proprietor of Global College Ojokodo-Ankpa, a native of Ejinya in Ankpa LGA and a Chief Lecturer at Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa was born on 28th January, 1958. He is married with five children.

Education

He attended three of the first generation Universities in Nigeria, had his PhD (Art History) in 2017  from University of Nigeria, Nsukka, M.A (African studies in visual Arts) from University Ibadan in 1990 and B.Ed (Creative Arts) in 1983 from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.  He also holds NCE in English/Fine Arts )1979) from College of Education, Katsina-Ala in Benue Statte.

Career

Dr Francis Atule Ejeh (KSM) rose to the peak of his career, Chief Lecturer in Kogi State College of Education  Ankpa. In the course of his service in the college, he served as Head, Department  of Fine and applied Arts at three different times, 1984 – 1988, 1999- 2000 and 2008 -2010. Within his period of service in the college, he also served as the Dean, School of Vocational and Technical Education, 1992-1994 and 2001 -2004. He was later appointed the Deputy Provost of the college, (2010 – 2014) and became the Acting Provost from July – October 2014.    He was External Examiner to several colleges within the period of his service. Notable among these are Federal College of Education Obudu in Cross River State (1995 – 1999), College of Education, Katsina –Ala (1995-2001) College of Education, Oju ( 2004- date), and Federal College of Education Okene (2013-2018)

He is a member of several professional bodies including the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), National Association for Teachers of Vocational Education in Nigeria (NATVEN) and the Arts History Association of Nigeria (AHAN). He attended many Academic conferences and has several Academic publications to his credit.

His hobbies include Table Tennis, Badminton, Singing and jokes.