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ASADU, Charles Livinus Anija is a Professor with versed knowledge and experiences in Pedology/ Soil Survey/ Resource Management & Agronomy. He is with the Department of Soil Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN). Phone: +2347030617380

The School is situated at the southernend of Edem – Nru Junction called “Orual Edem” Nru Nsukka and the eastern end of the school is a view of a range of hills a called “Ugwu Ataba” and “Ugwu Ezugwu ogbu”
ASADU, Charles Livinus Anija is a Professor with versed knowledge and experiences in Pedology/ Soil Survey/ Resource Management & Agronomy. He is with the Department of Soil Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN). Phone: +2347030617380
e-mail: charlesasadu@yahoo.com. Born on June 22, 1957 at Nsukka, Enugu State is married with six children. Passed at credit level in the first school leaving examination in 1972, obtained Division 1 – distinction in the West African School Certificate in 1977, Bachelor of Agriculture in Soil Science (First Class Hons.),

The School is situated at the southernend of Edem – Nru Junction called “Orual Edem” Nru Nsukka and the eastern end of the school is a view of a range of hills a called “Ugwu Ataba” and “Ugwu Ezugwu ogbu”
ASADU, Charles Livinus Anija is a Professor with versed knowledge and experiences in Pedology/ Soil Survey/ Resource Management & Agronomy. He is with the Department of Soil Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN). Phone: +2347030617380
e-mail: charlesasadu@yahoo.com. Born on June 22, 1957 at Nsukka, Enugu State is married with six children. Passed at credit level in the first school leaving examination in 1972, obtained Division 1 – distinction in the West African School Certificate in 1977, Bachelor of Agriculture in Soil Science (First Class Hons.),

MSc., and Ph.D (Soil Science) all from UNN; Training certificates from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Nigeria in 1989 and Dresden University, Germany (2000). Member of seven professional associations, held offices in seven community based associations outside the university, served as chairman/coordinator of six university Commitees, member of five university committees, twice HOD and once Associate Dean of Agriculture. Founder and director Hillview Unique Secondary School Edem-Nru Nsukka, and Agriculture Resource Management (NGO), instrumental to the formation Nru youth Forum, Awareness Club, Nsukka, Association of Nsukka Professors and Department of Soil Science Alumni/Alumnae Association. Won nine awards including VC research leadership 2006/2007 at UNN.

Has supervised many undergraduate and post graduate degrees successfully, served as external examiner for three universities and as external assessors for professorial cadre for four universities. Teaches over 12 courses cutting across first degree, PGD and MSc. A consulting /review editor for 12 journals, served as a consultant and later a visiting scientist at the IITA , Ibadan, Nigeria. Carried out over ten local research works/projects and international research works/projects, involving visits to Uganda, Ghana, Congo DR, Congo BR and Cameroon. Has attended over 29 conferences and workshops and four summer/winter colleges at the Abdusalam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Treiste, Italy.

Publications are categorized as follows International Journal and Conference Proceedings (45), National Journals and Conference Proceedings (19), Books (4), Book Chapters (5) Monograph (1), Working Papers (4), Technical/ Project Reports (9), and Editorship