Lecturers in the Department of Philosophy

REV. FR. DR. MELLITUS OKWUDILI OSSAI (VICE RECTOR II)
Diocese: Nsukka
Email: diliossai@bigardenugu.org, okwudiliossai@yahoo.com
Phone No.: +234 7039222294
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Philosophical Anthropology, Analytic Philosophy, & Epistemology
Academic Qualifications: B.Phil., B.Th., PhD Philosophy

 

REV. FR. DR. HUMPHREY UCHENNA ANI (HOD PHILOSOPHY DEPART.)
Diocese:
Enugu
Email:
ucheani@bigardenugu.org, humphreyani2002@yahoo.com
Phone No.:
+234 8143996180
Course(s) Handled in Bigard:
Introduction to Philosophy, Epistemology, Philosophy of History
Academic Qualifications:
B. Phil., (Rome), B. Th., (Rome), Licentiate and Ph.D in Philosophy, (Rome)
Academic Publications:
Critical History According to Bernard Lonergan, and Tim Buckley: The Story of a Missionary Legend.

REV. FR. DR. SYLVANUS IFEANYICHUKWU NNORUKA
Diocese: Onitsha
Email: sylvanus_nnoruka@bigardenugu.org, sylvanus_nnoruka@yahoo.com
Phone No.: +234 8034388964
Course(s) Handled in Bigard:  Catechesis, African Philosophy
Academic Publications: (1) Personal Identity, (2) Solidarity: A Principle of Sociality (3) Thy Kingdom Come

REV. FR. DR. CLETUS UMEZINWA
Diocese: Awka
Email: chukwuma@bigardenugu.org, chukwuma@yahoo.com
Phone No.: +2348037116295
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Argument & Critical Thinking, African Traditional Religion, Ethical Theories & Early Modern Philosophy
Academic Publications: African Philosophy: A pragmatic Approach to African Problems, Saarbrucken: Lambert Academic Publishing, 2014


REV. FR. DR. ALOYSIUS OBIWULU

Diocese: Nnewi
Email: acobiwulu@bigardenugu.org, acobiwulu@yahoo.com
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Ethics, Research Methodology, Medieval Philosophy & Speech Techniques
Academic Qualifications: B.Th, B.Phil, M.A, Ph.D
Academic Publications: (1) Obiwulu, A., (2003) Tractatus de Legibus in 13th Century Scholasticism: A Critical Study and Interpretation of Law in Summa Fratris Alexandri, Albertus Magnus and Thomas Aquinas: Muenster (Germany): Lit Verlag: (338 pages) (2) Obiwulu, A., (2008) Bibliography on African Philosophy. Enugu: Fourth Dimension Publishing Company Ltd, (102 pages)

 

REV. FR. DR. THADDEUS OSITA ASOGWA
Diocese: Nsukka
Email: osyasogwa@bigardenugu.org, ositaasogwa@gmail.com
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Epistemology, Metaphysics
Academic Publications: (1) “Half Christian, Half Pagan” (2) “More Christians, Less Christianity” 

REV. MSGR. ANTHONY EZENTA EZE
Diocese: Nsukka
Email: tonyeze@bigardenugu.org, anthonyeze@hotmail.com
Phone No.: +234 8153162424
Course(s) Handled in Bigard:  Human Development, Themes on Human Formation, Liturgical and Priestly Spirituality
Academic Publications: Re-imaging God in Our Local Church 

REV. FR. DR. KEVIN ANAYOCHUKWU UDENWAGU
Diocese: Enugu
Email: franayo@bigardenugu.org, kevinanayochukwu@gmail.com
Phone Number: 08063466652
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Ancient Philosopy, Philosophy of Education, and Philosophy of Value
Academic Qualifications:
B.Phil.(Rome, 2000), B.Th.(Rome, 2005), STL. Phil. (Rome, 2014), Ph.D in Philosophy (Rome, 2017)
Academic Publications: The Weakness of Democracy according to Aristotle: A Critical Study from the point of view of Political Philosophy

REV. FR. DR. LONGINUS CHINAGOROM
Diocese: Okigwe
Email:fadaozisa@bigardenugu.org, fadaozisa@gmail.com
Phone No.:08037449737
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Igbo Language
Academic Qualifications:B.Phil(ROME), B. A(IMSU), B.TH(ROME), M.A, PGDE(IMSU),Ph.D (UNN)
Academic Publications: Multilingualism: A challange in the 3rd Millenium(2004)

 REV. FR. DR. IKECHUKWU ANI
Diocese: Enugu
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: German Language
Academic Qualifications: PhD. Th. (Austria)

REV. FR. DR. MICHAEL C. CHIME
Diocese: Enugu
Email: micchuma@bigardenugu.org, micchuma@yahoo.com
Phone No.: +234 8033318211
Course(s) Handled in Bigard:  Canon Law and Latin0.
Academic Qualifications: B.Phil., B.Th., JCD, MA

REV. FR. PROF NICHOLAS AKWANYA
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Use of English Language
Academic Qualifications: Ph.D. (Ireland) 1989

REV. FR. DR. HYGINUS AGHAULOR

Diocese: Enugu
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Intro. To Computer Science
Academic Qualifications: Ph.D Communication (Rome) 2002

REV. FR. DR. COSMAS CHUKWUDUM UZOWULU OFM Cap.
Congregation: Capuchin
Email: uzowulucc@bigardenugu.org, uzowulucc@yahoo.com
Phone No.: +234 8034778237
Course(s) Handled in Bigard:  Biblical Greek 1 & 2,  Synoptics & Acts, Introduction to Scriptures, Ethical Values
Academic Qualifications: B.Phil., B.Th., L.SS (Rome), Dr.Th. (Rome)
Academic Publications: Ambition and rivalry among the Chosen: An Exegetico-Theological Study of Mark 10,35-45 and Its centrality in the Gospel of Mark, 2009. 

PROFESSOR REV. FR EDWIN OBIMMA EZIKE, PhD, FCArb
Diocese: Onitsha
Email: obiegedege@bigardenugu.org, edwin.ezike@unn.edu.ng
Phone No.: +234 8033384241
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Law of Contract
Academic Qualifications: PhD, LLM, LLB, BD, BPhil., BL, FCArb
Academic Publications: (1) Ezike, Edwin Obimma, Nigerian Contract Law, (London: LexisNexis, 2015) 688 pages. (2) Ezike, Edwin, The Right to Resource Control in the Federal Republic of Nigeria, (Saarbrücken, Germany: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG, 2012) 692 pages. [My Ph.D. thesis published into a book in Germany].  (3) Ezike, Edwin Obimma, Research Methodology and Style Guide (in print 2018).

REV FR. DR. JOSEPH EZECHI
Diocese: Enugu
Email: ezechibigardenugu.org
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: African Traditional Religion
Academic Qualifications: M.A. (Nsukka), Ph.D. (Nsukka)
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REV. FR. DR. MICHAEL EMEKA ONWUAMA
Diocese: Onitsha Archdiocese
Email: emekaonwuama@unn.edu.ng
Phone No.: 08036682519
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: History of Medieval Philosophy, Jurisprudence (Philosophy of Law)
Academic Qualifications: HND (Mass Communication), B.Phil (Rome), M.A Phil, Ph.D. (Social and Political Philosophy)

REV. FR. LAZARUS ANENE ALOR
Diocese: Enugu
Email:  lazanene@bigardenugu.org, anenealor@yahoo.co.uk
Phone No.: +234 8038806741, +234 7013412469
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Spiritual Theology


REV. FR. DR BENEDICT OKWUIFE EBOH

Diocese: Nsukka
Email:  fadabenebo@bigardenugu.org, fadabenebo@yahoo.com
Phone No.: +234 8034739944
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Epistemology & Ethics
Academic Qualifications: Ph.D – Professor of Moral Philosophy
Academic Publications: (1) Basic Issues in the Theory of Knowledge (2) Living Issues in Ethics

REV. FR. DR CHRYSANTHUS NNAEMEKA OGBOZO
Congregation: Claretian Missionaries
Email:  chrysogbozo@bigardenugu.org, chrysanthus@unn.edu.ng
Phone No.: +234 8099104474
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Topics in Metaphysics
Academic Qualifications: Ph.D Philosophy (Metaphysics & Epistemology)


REV. FR. MAGNUS OBIORA IGWE

Congregation: Claretian
Email: obioramagnus@bigardenugu.org, obioramagnusigwe@yahoo.com
Phone No.: +234 8140743532
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Introduction to Philosophical Anthropology & Socio – Political Philosophy


REV. FR. HYGINUS MBAH
Diocese: Enugu
Email: frhyginusm@bigardenugu.org, frhyginusmary@gmail.com
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Spiritual Theology 

Qualifications: B. Phil (Rome), B. Th (Rome)

SR. TOBENNA JOY JACOB
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Reproductive Health
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SR. DR. PURISSIMA EMELDA EGBEKPALU SJS
Congregation: Sisters of Jesus The Saviour
Email: purissima@bigardenugu.org, epury@rocketmail.com
Phone No.:08035758597
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Philosophy of Mind, Marxist Philosophy
Academic Qualifications: Philosophy BA, MA, PhD

 Rev. Fr. Prof. J. C. AGBAKOBA
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of History & Philosophy of Development
Academic Qualifications: Ph.D. (Nsukka) 1998

PROF. BARR. DR. EMMANUEL OMEH
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Aesthetics/Early Modern Philosophy
Academic Qualifications: Ph.D (UNN) 2001, LL.B (UNN) 2010

 

BARR. FABIAN AGUDOSY
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Introduction to African Philosophy, Sociology of Religion & Symbolic Logic
Academic Qualifications:M.A 2001, LLB.(Nsukka) 2008, Ph.D in progress
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BARR. MRS. C. AHAMBA
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: French
Academic Qualifications: B.A Hons. French  Lang. (Enugu), LLB., M.A (Enugu)

DR. SAMUEL O. UGWUOZOR
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Philosophy of Development & Introduction to African Philosophy
Academic Qualifications: LL.B (UNN) 1994. Ph.D. (UNN), 2009
 

MR. R. OKONKWO
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Introduction to Accounting & Introduction to Business Administration
Academic Qualifications: MBA Bus Admin. (Awka) 2005
 

MR. GERALD NDUBUISI OKECHUKWU
Email: gerald2@bigardenugu.org, gerryman31@gmail.com
Phone No.: +234 8076460226
Course(s) Handled in Bigard:  Human Growth and Development, Pastoral Psychology, Introduction to Psychology, Psychology of Religion
Academic Qualifications: M.Sc. Psychology

 

MR. BONIFACE IKONO
Email:uikon9957@gmail.com
Phone No.:07080089094
Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Ancient Philosophy & Introduction to Metaphysics, Philosophy of Nature
Academic Qualifications:M.A. (UNN), Ph.D. in pogress (UNN)
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MR. JOSEPH ODIBO
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Applied Ethics, Phenomenology, Existentialism and Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Language, Social and Political Philosophy
Academic Qualifications:B.A, B Phil(Rome), M.A.(UNIPORT), Ph.D in view (UNIZIK)

DR. ANTHONY OJIMBA
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard:
Metaphysics, Introduction to Philosophy, Philosophy of History
Academic Qualifications: B.A. Phil (UNN), M.A. (UNN), Ph.D (UNN) 2016

MR. MATTHIAS CHUKWU
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: English Language
Academic Qualifications:M.A English & Literary Studies(UNN) 2012, Ph.D in progress
 

MR. JUSTIN ANYAROGBU
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Sociology
Academic Qualifications:M.A (Awka), Ph.D in progress
 

MR. STANLEY IGWESHI
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Science, Ind. & Mankind
Academic Qualifications:B. Eng.(ESUTH)
 

DR. ANTHONY C. AJAH
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Course(s) Handled in Bigard: Agriculture
Academic Qualifications: Ph.D (UNN), 2014