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Dr. Omonigho Simon Umukoro

Dr. Omonigho Simon Umukoro
Early Career Researcher
About Me

Dr. Omonigho Simon Umukoro is an accomplished scholar and educator with a diverse background in Organizational and Social Psychology. He was born on the 9th of March 1983, in Ibadan, Nigeria, and hails from Delta State. Dr. Umukoro holds a Ph.D. in Psychology, from the University of Ibadan, where he received commendations and a prize for the publication of his doctoral thesis. With an impressive academic journey that includes a Master's degree, a Bachelor's degree, and a Professional Diploma in Statistics; Dr. Umukoro has consistently demonstrated his commitment to scholarship. He is an active member of various professional organizations, including the Nigerian Psychological Association, the American Psychological Association, and a host of others, showcasing his dedication to advancing the field of psychology. His research contributions are extensive, covering a wide range of topics, across domains of organizational and social psychology, which have been widely published in renowned journals and book chapters.

In addition to his research contributions, Dr. Umukoro has actively participated in conferences and workshops, presenting his findings and engaging with fellow professionals. He has attended various training programs and workshops, including the University of London and Birkbeck's course on managing people at work and the Carpe Diem Workshop under the auspices of the Association of Commonwealth Universities. Dr. Umukoro is highly proficient in the use of statistical packages for psychometric analyses across quantitative and qualitative research. Currently, Dr. Umukoro serves as a Lecturer in the Department of Psychology at the University of Lagos, where he imparts knowledge to the next generation of psychologists. With a wealth of extensive research experience and a strong commitment to professional development, Dr. Umukoro has established himself as a reputable expert in his field. Outside of the academia, he enjoys watching soccer, movies, and a good game of Scrabble.