DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA.

CENTRE FOR RESEARCH AND INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES (CRIP)

The Centre for Research and International Programmes was established by the Senate of Delta State University at its meeting of 25th January, 2005.  The purpose of the Centre is to build relationships and contacts with other universities, mainly outside Nigeria, research institutions, agencies and governments for the promotion of research and training, scholarship and international understanding. 

VISION

The Centre aligns with Delta State University’s vision as a focal point of academic excellence through teaching, research, innovation and community services at both national and international levels.  To achieve this vision, the Centre encourages result-oriented research activity by exposing staff to existing research opportunities and by fostering academic and research partnerships at the international level with other universities, research institutions and other agencies within and outside Nigeria.

MISSION

The Mission of the Centre is to assist Delta State University in promoting qualitative education through research exposure, participation and capacity building for staff and students.

SCOPE OF ACTIVITIES OF THE CENTRE

This involves collaboration with other Universities, research institutions and other agencies in the areas of:

i)                   Staff/student exchange programmes

ii)                Joint research activities

iii)              Cultural exchange programmes

iv)              Joint supervision of students’ research projects and postgraduate research, and

v)                Exchange of academic information and materials.

CURRENT PARTNERSHIPS

1.     Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

The University has established linkages/collaborative relationship with Kenyatta University, Nairobi Kenya in the following areas:

(i)             Staff/Student exchange

(ii)          Joint research activities

(III)    Intellectual and technical property rights and culture.

2.     University of South Africa, Pretoria, (Institute for Science and Technology Education).

Areas covered include:

(i)      Staff/Students Exchange

(ii)     Postgraduate research

OTHER PARTNERSHIPS IN PROGRESS

1       University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana

Areas of linkage/collaborative activities include:

(i)       Staff/student Exchange

(ii)    Joint research activities

2.     California State University, Dominguez Hill, U.S.A.

(i)    Joint research activities

(ii)    Staff/student  exchange activities

(iii)  Joint supervision of students’ projects

(iv)  Joint application for research funding. 

3.     Delta State University, Cleveland, U.S.A.

Areas to be covered include:

(i)       Staff/student exchange

(ii)    Joint research activities

ORGANISATION

The Centre is a specialized unit under the Vice-Chancellor’s Office and is headed by a Director.  The Director is assisted by a Deputy Director, (usually a senior academic staff) as well as other senior administrative and junior staff.

(a)          DIRECTORS OF THE CENTRE SINCE INCEPTION

(i)                        Professor C.O.  Orubu -           March 2011 to date

 

(ii)                            Professor P.G. Eruotor -       2008 – 2011

 

(iii)   Professor V.F. Peretomode  -        2005 – 2008

(b)                           CURRENT STAFF DISPOSTION

(i)                  Director                           

        Professor C.O. Orubu

(ii)               Deputy Director              

         Dr. D. Emojorho

(iii)   Senior Assistant Registrar  

        Toyon Ashima

(iv)   Asst. Chief Executive Officer       

         Peter O. Iweh

(v)   Senior Personal Secretary              

         Mrs. G.U. Onoyere

(vi)    Asst. Executive Officer      

          Samuel Okolo

(vii)           Head Messenger/Cleaner  

    Pat T. Ebinor

(viii)         Driver                                 -  

            Jonathan O. Ukueku

For enquiries on collaboration/partnership, contact us at:

Delta State University, Abraka, (Permanent Site)

Centre for Research and International Programmes (CRIP)

Website: http://www.deltastate.edu.ng/crip.aspx

E-mail:  DELSUCRIP@deltastate.edu.ng ,  delsucrip@hotmail.co.uk

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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