Email: eoejechi@delsu.edu.ng

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  • Area of Specialization: Quality of life of older adults and environmental health
  • Department of Sociology & Psychology

  • Dr (Mrs.) Eucharia Ejechi holds B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph,D. degrees in Sociology and she is presently an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology & Psychology, Delta State University, Abraka-Nigeria. She conducts research in Gerontology (ageing) which includes quality of life of older adults and environmental health.
    My Publications
  1. Ejechi, E. O. and Esiri, M. O. (2021) Assessment of household work as compensation for physical activity deficit amongst older adults in a Nigerian urban setting, Journal of Health and Medical Sciences
    https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3842407 Vol.4(2) Pages: 106-115

  2. Ejechi, E. O. and Esiri, M. O. (2020) Activities of daily living status of urban and rural dwelling older adults in Delta State, Nigeria. , IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science/IOSR, USA
    https://www.iosrjournals.org/iosr-jnhs/papers/vol9-issue6/Series-4/E0906042026.pdf Vol.9(6) Pages: 20-26

  3. Ejechi, E. O. and Esiri, M. O. (2020) Using social practice theory to locate intervention targets for limiting indiscriminate dumping of domestic wastes in a Nigerian urban setting, Kwararafa University Journal of Management Sciences
    Vol.6(1) Pages: 16-30

  4. Ejechi E. O and Ejechi, B. O. (2020) Applying social practice theory for intervention. targets in health risk behaviour: Case study of drinking from orifice of canned drinks., International Journal of Health Sciences,
    DOI:10.15640/ijhs.v8n1a1. Vol.8(1) Pages: 1-6.

  5. Ejechi, E. O. (2020) Prevalence and correlation of neighbourhood satisfaction with cognitive function of older adults in Nigerian urban setting., IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science
    https://www.iosrjournals.org/iosr-jhss/papers/Vol.25-Issue11/Series-8/I2511085360.pdf Vol.25(11) Pages: 53-60

  6. Ejechi E. O. and Ogege, S. (2019) Socio-demographic pattern of physical function and self-rated health of older adults in an oil-rich state of Nigeria. , Activities, Adaptation & Aging,
    DOI: 10.1080/01924788.2019.1626199 Vol.44(2) Pages: 157-173,

  7. Ejechi, E. O. (2016) Information communication technology: Are Nigeria’s university students using it more for social and leisure activities? , International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences,
    http://www.ijhssnet.com/journals/Vol_6_No_5_May_2016/8.pdf Vol.6(5) Pages: 67-63.

  8. Ejechi, E. O. (2016) Assessment of health promotion life style of a sample of Nigerians in early old age. , International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences,
    http://www.ijhssnet.com/journals/Vol_6_No_5_May_2016/21.pdf Vol. 6(5) Pages: 172-180

  9. Ejechi, E. O. & Ogege, S. O. (2016) Quality of life of female public service retirees in a Nigerian setting. , Journal of Social and Management Sciences
    https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/639a/977d9f9596cd1ad2e3dcea64392459f75e42.pdf Vol.4(8), Pages: 881-894.

  10. Ejechi, E. O. (2016) Neighbourhood satisfaction and correlation with cognitive function of older adults in two Nigerian urbasn settings. , Nigerian Sociological Review
    Vol.7(1), Pages: 77-86.

  11. Ejechi, E. O. (2016) Gender difference in non-work physical activity in a sample of urban-dwelling Nigerians in early old age. , Ife PsychologIA,
    Vol. 24(1), Pages: 150-157

  12. Ejechi, E. O. and Ogege, S. O. (2015) The relationship between urban-dwelling older adults’ satisfaction with environmental quality of life and self-rated health in a Nigerian setting. , International Journal of Development and Sustainability,
    https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/f92a/80ea40b3a8631e0824fc0eb5f244b40bfd23.pdf Vol.4(8), Pages: 881-894.

  13. Ejechi, E. O. (2015) Comparative assessment of social engagement, cognitive function and their relationship in rural- and urban-dwelling elderly Nigerians, , Ife PsychologIA
    Vol.23(2) Pages: 13-21.

  14. Ejechi, E. O. (2015) Gender differences in social engagement and self-rated health of retirees in a Nigerian setting. , IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science,
    https://www.academia.edu/download/47874599/E020432636.pdf Vol.20(4), Pages: 26-36.

  15. Ejechi, E. O. (2015) Social Activities of Retired Nigerian academics: The Applicability of the Continuity Theory., Activities, Adaptation & Aging,
    https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01924788.2014.966544 Vol.39 Pages: 64–76

  16. Ejechi, E. O. & Ogege, S. O. (2015) Socio-demographic, Health-related and Physical Environmental Correlates of Physical activity among Urban-dwelling Nigerians in early old age., International Journal of Development and Sustainability,
    http://isdsnet.com/ijds-v4n7-2.pdf Vol.4(7) Pages: 789-804.

  17. Ejechi, E. O. (2013) Information Communication technology in academics: How far with elderly Nigerian academics? , International Journal of Humanities and Social Science,
    http://www.ijhssnet.com/journals/Vol_3_No_6_Special_Issue_March_2013/12.pdf Vol.3(6) Pages: 118-122.

  18. Ejechi, E. O. (2013) A comparative study of the physical activity and cognitive Function of a Sample of Elderly Nigerians Living in a Rural and An Urban Area., International Journal of Humanities and Social Science
    http://www.ijhssnet.com/journals/Vol_3_No_6_Special_Issue_March_2013/14.pdf Vol.3(6) Pages: 140-150.

  19. Ejechi, E. O. & Esiri, M. O. (2013) A sociological assessment of the problems of corruption in Nigeria., Nigerian Sociological Review,
    Vol.6(1), Pages: 57-64

  20. Esiri, M. O. & Ejechi, E. O. (2013) Area Boys’ Syndrome and Upsurge of Juvenile Delinquency in Nigeria. , Journal of Social and Management Sciences
    Vol.8(3) Pages: 27-32

  21. Ejechi, E. O. (2013) The Association between social network, socio-demographic variables and cognitive functions of a sample of elderly people. , Ife PsychologIA
    Vol.21(2) Pages: 203-209

  22. Ejechi, E. O. (2012) The Quality of Life of Retired Re-engaged Aacademics in Nigeria. , Educational Gerontology,
    https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/03601277.2010.544601 Vol.38(5) Pages: 328-337

  23. Ejechi, E. O. (2012) Financial Security and Happiness among Retired Nigerian Academics. , South South Journal of Culture and development,
    http://ssjcd.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/FINANCIAL-SECURITY-AND-HAPPINESS-AMONG-RETIRED-NIGERIAN-ACADEMICS.pdf Vol.14(1) Pages: 52-70

  24. Ejechi, E. O. (2012) Human perceptions of socio-ecological impact of upstream oil industry of the Niger Delta. , South South Journal of Culture and Development
    http://scholar.google.com/scholar?cluster=6599978326756052112&hl=en&oi=scholarr Vol.4(2) Pages: 72-91

  25. Ejechi, E. O. (2011) The Relationship Between Activity of Daily Living and Self-rated Health Among the Elderly in Abraka. , Society and Development,
    Vol.2(2) Pages: 151-160

  26. Ejechi, E. O. & Ejechi, B. O. (2008) Safe Drinking Water and Satisfaction with Environmental Quality of Life in some Oil and Gas Industry Impacted Cities of Nigeria. , Social Indicators Research
    https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-007-9086-6 Vol.85 (2) Pages: 211-222

  27. Ejechi, E. O. & Ejechi, B. O. (2007) Sociological Dimension in the Handling Habit and Sanitary Quality of Hand-dug Well Water from Oil-producing Area of Nigeria. , Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
    https://www.academia.edu/download/49570380/Sociological_dimension_in_the_handling_h20161013-3307-1dd57be.pdf Vol.134 Pages: 255-261

  28. Mordi, A. A., Okumagba, A. P. & Ejechi, E. O. (2005) An Overview of Thomas Kuhn’s Structure of Scientific Revolution. In Mordi, A. A. & Jike, V. T. (Editors)., Philosophy of the Social Sciences Abraka: Publication of Faculty of the Social Sciences, Delta State University
    Vol. Pages: 8-16

  29. Okumagba, P. O., Foyeye, J. O. & Ejechi, E. O. (2005) The Nature of Sociological Theory. In Mordi, A. A. & Jike, V. T. (Editors). , Philosophy of the Social Sciences Abraka: Publication of Faculty of the Social Sciences, Delta State University
    Vol. Pages: 84-92

  30. Mordi, A. A. and Ejechi, B. O. (2003) State politics and industry, Industrial and Labour Relations In Nigeria (Edited by U. A. Igun and Mordi, A. A.)/NISS Publication
    Vol. Pages: 1-8