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Faith-Michael Uzoka
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Faith-Michael Uzoka

Faith-Michael Emeka Uzoka is a Full Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, Mount Royal University, Canada. He is also an Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Commerce, Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Kenya. He obtained MBA (1995), MS (1998), and PhD (2003) in Computer Science with focus on Information Systems. He also conducted a two year post- doctoral research in the University of Calgary (2004-2005). His research interests are Evaluation systems, Organizational Computing and impacts, Medical Informatics, and Technology Adoption and Innovation. He is on the editorial board/ program committees of the following journals/conferences: International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Consumer Informatics, Information Systems Conference, Axioms, ACM SIGMIS-CPR Conference. He has recently reviewed for the following journals/conferences: Journal of Healthcare Engineering, ACM Transactions on Computing Education (TOCE), Technological Forecasting and Social Change, ACM Inroads, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems, The Behaviour and Information Technology, Medical Informatics and Decision Making, Information and Management, Telecommunications Policy, Fuzzy Sets and Systems, International Journal of Scientific Research in Education, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, ACM SIGITE-RIIT conference.
Education
Ph.D. in Computer Science, 1999 - 2003. Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Specialization: Information Systems.
Master of Technology in Computer Science, 1993 - 1998. Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria.
M.B.A. in Business Administration, 1992 - 1995. University of Benin, Nigeria.
Diploma with Distinction in Data Processing, 1991 - 1992. University of Lagos, Akoka-Lagos, Nigeria.
B.Sc (ED) [Honours] with First Class in Mathematics, 1987 - 1991. University of Port-Harcourt, Nigeria.
National Cerificate in Education (3-year Advanced in Mathematics/Integrated Science, 1982 - 1985. Alvan Ikoku College of Education, Owerri, Nigeria.
Awards and Distinctions
"Nomination for the Shell Global CEO Award". Conferred by Shell Petroleum Development Corp. for outstanding contributions to community relations strategy. 2016.
Community Award: "Certificate of Recognition" (Canada). Conferred by Igbo Cultural Association of Calgary for Volunteer activities. 2014 - 2015.
Distinction: "Certificate of Recognition". Conferred by TEDx OloibirirRoad for commitment and outstanding contribution to the TEDx team. 2015, September.
Other: "Special Friend of the University Honours Award. 40th Anniversary award for significant contributions to the development of the University library" (Nigeria). Conferred by University of Port-Harcourt, Nigeria. 2015.
Fellowship: "Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship". USD 11,250 (Uganda). Conferred by Carnegie Corporation of New York. 2014, December 1 - 2015, January 15.
"Best Research Paper Award". Conferred by ACM Special Interest Group on Information Systems (SIGMIS). 2009.
Postdoctoral Fellowship: (Canada). Conferred by University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 2004 - 2006.
"Research Scholar". Conferred by Canadian Commonwealth Scholarship Programme. 2004 - 2005.
"Best Graduating MBA Student". Conferred by University of Benin, Nigeria. 1992 - 1995.
Recent Publications
Uzoka, F.M.E., Akinnuwesi, B.A., Amoo, T., Aladi, F., Fashoto, S., Olaniyan, T., Olaniyan, M., & Osuji, J. (2016, February). A framework for Early Differential Diagnosis of Tropical Confusable Diseases using the Fuzzy Cognitive Map Engine. In 18th International Conference on Health Informatics and Health Information Management (Paris) (Accepted).
Sabi, H., Uzoka, F., Langmia, K., & Njeh, F. (2016). Conceptualizing a Model for the Adoption of Cloud Computing in Education. International Journal of Information Management, 36, 183-191.
Uzoka, F., Akinnuwesi, B., Oluwole, N., Adekoya, A., & Egbekunle, O. (2016). Identifying Factors for Evaluating Software Project Proposals. International Journal of Information Systems and Management (In Press).
Akinnuwesi, B., Uzoka, F., Okwundu, S., & Fashoto, G. (2015). Exploring Biometric Technology Adoption in a Developing Country Context Using the Modified. International Journal of Business Information Systems (Accepted).
Osakwe, C., Keavey, K., Uzoka, F., Fedoruk, A., & Osuji, J. (2015). The Relative Importance of Academic Activities: Autonomous Values from the Canadian Professoriate. Canadian Journal of Higher Education, 45(2), 1-22.
Uzoka, F., Shemi, A.P., Mgaya, K.V., & Obot , O. (2015). Understanding the Turnover Intentions of Information Technology Personnel: A Comparative Analysis of Two Developing Countries. International Journal of Human Capital and Information Technology Professionals, 6(3), 34-55.
Osuji, J., Uzoka, F.M.E., Aladi, F., & Hussein, M. (2014). Understanding the Factors that Determine Registered Nurses Turnover Intentions. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice, 28(2), 140-161.
Obot, O.U., Uzoka, F.M.E., Akinyokun, O.C., & Andy, J. (2014). A neuro-fuzzy decision support model for therapy of heart failure. International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics , 6(4), 319-344.
Uzoka, F., Connolly , R., Schroeder, M., Khemka, N., & Miller, J. (2013, October). Computing is Not a Rock Band: Student Understanding of the Computing Disciplines. In ACM SIGITE/RIIT 2013 (Florida), p. 115-120. Association of Computing Machinery (ACM): ACM Digital Library..
Akinuwesi, B., Uzoka, F.M.E., Olabiyisi, S.O., & Fiddi, P. (2013). An Empirical Analysis of End-User Participation in Software Development Projects in a Developing Country Context. Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 58(6), 1-25.
Obot, O., Uzoka, F.M.E., Akinyokun, O.C., & Andy, J. (2013). Conventional and neuro-fuzzy framework for diagnosis and therapy of cardiovascular disease. Bio-Algorithms and Med-Systems, 9(3), 115-133.
Akinnuwesi, B.A., Uzoka, F., & Osamiluyi , A. (2013). Neuro-Fuzzy Expert System for Evaluating the Performance of Distributed Software System Architecture. Expert Systems with applications, 40(9), 3313-3327.
Akinnuwesi, B.A., Uzoka, F., & Obasa , A.P. (2013). Enhancing Automated Teller Machine with Multi-Lingual and Multi-Denominational Software Functionalities. International Journal of Electronic Finance, 7(2), 97-114.
Akinnuwesi, B.A., Uzoka, F., Adenibuyan , M.T., & Badmus , D.A. (2013). Conceptualization of National Integrated Credit Bureau (NICB) in a Developing Country Context". International Journal of Business Information Systems, 14(4), 393-413.
Akinnuwesi, B.A., Uzoka, F., & Chukwueloke, E.O. (2013). Analysis of e-Payment Adoption in a Developing Economy Context. In MacGlobe 2013 Conference (Nigerian Computer Society) (Nigeria). Nigerian Computer Society: Print (Nigeria). (Minor Revisions Requested).
Uzoka, F.E., Fedoruk, A., Osakwe , C., Osuji , J., & Gibb, K. (2013). A Multi-Criteria Framework for Assessing Scholarship Based on Boyer's Scholarship Model. Information Knowledge Systems Management Journal, 12(1), 25-51.
Akinnuwesi, B.A., Uzoka, F., Olabiyisi, S.O., & Omidiora, E.O. (2013). Case Simulation of User-Centric Performance Evaluation Model for Distributed Software System Architecture. International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering, 3(1), 146-176.
Uzoka, F.M.E., Akinnuwesi, B.A., Olabiyisi, O., & Alabi, D. (2012). An Empirical Study of Potentials of Adoption of Grid Computing as a Vehicle for Tertiary Institutions Collaboration. International Journal of Business Information Systems, 10(3), 245-263.
Akinnuwesi, B.A., Omidiora , E.O., Uzoka, F.M.E., & Olabiyisi, S.O. (2012). A framework for user-centric model for evaluating the performance of distributed software system architecture. Expert Systems with applications, 39, 9323-9339.
Mgaya, K.V., Uzoka, F.M.E., Shemi, A.P., Akinnuwesi, A.B., & Kitindi, E.G. (2012). An Empirical Study of Career Orientations and Turnover Intentions of Information Systems Personnel in Botswana. In. (A. Usoro, G. Majewski, P. Ifinedo, & I.I. Arikpo, Eds.), Leveraging Developing Economies with the Use of Information Technology: Trends and Tools (pp.120-152). Hershey PA, U.S.A: IGI Global.
Uzoka, F.M.E., Mgaya, K.V., Shemi, A.P., Akinnuwesi, A.B., & Kitindi, E.G. (2011, May). Stay on IT or Quit: IT personnel turnover in Botswana. In 2011 ACM SIGMIS CPR CONFERENCE (San Antonio, Texas), p. 97-106. ACM SIGMIS.
Uzoka, F.M.E., Akinnuwesi, B.A., Olabiyisi, S.O., & Alabi , D. (2011, May). An Empirical Study of Potentials of Adoption of Grid Computing as a Vehicle for Tertiary Institutions Collaboration. In IST-Africa 2011 Conference & Exhibition(IEEE) (Gabarone, Botswana), p. 1. IST-Africa /IEEE.
Uzoka, F., Obot, O., Barker, K., & Osuji, J. (2011). An Experimental Comparison of Fuzzy Logic and Analytic Hierarchy Process for Medical Decision Support Systems. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 103(1), 10-27.
Olabiyisi, S.O., Akinnuwesi, B.A., Omidiora, E.O., Uzoka, F.M.E., Mbarika, V.W., Kourouma, M., & Aboudja, H. (2011). Exploratory Study of Performance Evaluation Models for DistributedSoftware Arhitecture. Journal of Computer Resource Management (CMG), (130), 47-55.
Uzoka, F.M.E., Osuji, J., Aladi, F.O., & Obot, O.U. (2011). A Framework for Cell Phone Based Diagnosis and Management of Priority Tropical Diseases. In IST-Africa 2011 Conference & Exhibition (IEEE) (Gabarone, Botswana), p. 1-13. IST-Africa/IEEE.
Olabiyisi, S.O., Omidiora, E., Uzoka, F.M.E., & Akinnuwesi, B.A. (2010, October). A Survey of Performance Evaluation Models for Distributed Software System Architecture. In World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science (WCECS): San Francisco..
Akinyokun, O.C., Obot, O.U., Uzoka, F.M.E., & Andy, J.J. (2010). A Neuro-Fuzzy Decision Support System for the Diagnosis of Heart Failure. In. (L. Bos, et.al., Eds.), Medical and Care Compunetics 6 (pp.231-244). International Council on Medical and Care Compunetics.
Uzoka, F., & Barker , K. (2010). Expert Systems and Uncertainty in Medical Diagnosis: A Proposal for Fuzzy-ANP Hybridization. International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics , 2(2), 329-342.
Uzoka, F.M.E., Osuji, J., & Obot, O. (2010). Clinical Decision Support System (DSS) in the Diagnosis of Malaria: A case Comparison of Two Soft Computing Methodologies. Expert Systems with applications, 38, 1537-1553.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Abiola, R.O. (2009). Selection: Effects of Product and Organizational Constructs. In, Organizational Advancements through Enterprise Information Systems: Emerging Applications and Developments (pp.99-119). Hershey, U.S.A: IGI Global.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2009). Fuzzy- Expert system for Cost Benefit Analysis of Enterprise Information Systems: a Framework. International Journal on Computer Science and Engineering, 1(3), 254-262.
Akinuwesi, B.A., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2009). A Framework of Web Based Fuzzy Expert System for Managing Tourism Information. Georgian Electronic Scientific Journal: Computer Science and Telecommunications, 3(20), 77-89.
Obot, O., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2009). A Framework for Application of Neuro-Case-Rule base Hybridization in Medical Diagnosis. Applied Soft Computing Journal, 9, 245-253.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2009). Examining the Effects of TAM Constructs On Organizational Software Acquisition Decision Using AHP. Information Resources Management Journal, 22(3), 40-58.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Nzinge , T. (2009). An Investigation of Factors Affecting Biometric Technology Adoption in a Developing Country Context. International Journal of Biometrics, 1(3), 307-328.
Uzoka, F. (2009). Assessing the Maturity of Information Systems in developing countries: Case study of Botswana. MIS Review: An International Journal, 16(1), 29-60.
Mgaya, K.V., Uzoka, F.M.E., Kitindi, E.G., & Shemi, A.P. (2009). Examining Career Orientations of Information Systems Personnel in an Emerging Economy Context. In ACM Special Intr. Group on Information Sys. (SIGMIS) Conference (Ireland), p. 49-64. ACM.
Akinyokun, O.C., Obot, O., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2009). Application Of Neuro-Fuzzy Technology In Medical Diagnosis: Case Study Of Heart Failure. In 11th World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering (Munich, Germany), p. 301-304. IUPESM.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Nzinge , T. (2009). Empirical Analysis of Biometric Technology Adoption in Botswana. Journal of Software and Systems, 82, 1550-1564.
Obot, O., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2008). Fuzzy -Rule Based Framework for the Management of Tropical Diseases. Medical and care Compunetics , 5(137), 328-339.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2008). A Fuzzy-Enhanced AHP Model for Evaluating University Academics’ Research Productivity. Information Knowledge Systems Management Journal, 7(3), 273-299.
Obot, O., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2008). Fuzzy-Rule Based Framework for the Management of Tropical Diseases. International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics, 1(1), 7-17.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2008). ;Organizational Influences on E-Commerce adoption in a developing country context using UTAUT. International Journal of Business Information Systems, 3(3), 300-316.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Abiola, R.O. (2008). Influence of Product and Organizational Constructs on ERP Acquisition Using an Extended Technology Acceptance Model. International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems, 4(2), 67-83.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2008). Evaluation of Research and Innovation of University Academics Using a Soft- Computing Methodology. In The Canadian Higher Education and Information Technology Conference (CANHEIT) (Calgary). CANHEIT.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2008). Exploring Organizational Determinants of Biometric Security Adoption. In Information Resources Management Conference (Conf-IRM) (Niagara Falls, ON). Association of Information Systems.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Seleka, G.G. (2007). E-Commerce Adoption in Developing Countries: A Case Analysis of Environmental and Organizational Inhibitors. International Journal of Information Systems and Change Management, 2(3), 232-260.
C Akinyokun, O.C., & E Uzoka, F.M. (2007). Factor Analysis of the Effects of Academic Staff Profile on the Investment Portfolio of a University. International Journal of the Computer, the Internet and Management, 15(1), 51-62.
Uzoka, F.M.E., Shemi, A.P., & Seleka, G.G. (2007). Behavioral Influences on E-Commerce Adoption in a Developing Country Context. Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 31(4), 1-15.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Seleka, G.G. (2007). Organizational, Environmental and Technological Determinants of E-Commerce Adoption in Botswana. In Information Resources Management Association Conference (Vancouver). Association of Information Systems.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2006). AHP-Based System for Strategic Evaluation of Financial Information. Information Knowledge Systems Management Journal, 5(1), 49-61.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Seleka, G.G. (2006). A model for Evaluation of Professional Organizations Using AHP with Non-Equivalence of Experts’ Rating Confidence. International Review of Business Research Papers, 2(1), 16-29.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Seleka, G.G. (2006). B2C E-Commerce Development in Africa: Case Study of Botswana. In ACM Electronic Commerce Conference (Ann Arbor, MI), p. 290-295. ACM.
Akinnuwesi, B.A., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2006). A Conceptual Framework Of Web Based Fuzzy Expert System for Managing Culture and Tourism Information. In The 20th National Conference of Nigeria Computer Society Nigeria, Vol. 17, (Nigeria), p. 133-145. The Nigeria Computer Society.
Obot, O.U., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2006). A Framework for Application of NeuroCase Rule Based Hybridization in Medical Diagnosis. In Euro-Mediterranean Medical Informatics and Telemedicine Conference (Alexandria, Egypt). EMMIT.
Uzoka, F.M.E., Seleka, G., & Shemi, A. (2006). Infrastructural and Behavioural Influences on the Adoption of eCommerce in Developing Countries. In IST-Africa (Pretoria, South Africa). IST-Africa.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Seleka, G.G. (2005). MCDA Decision Support Model for Measuring Performance of Professional Organizations. The International Journal of Applied Management and Technology, 3(2), 125-139.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Akinyokun, O.C. (2005). Knowledge Base System for Human Resource Evaluation in a University Environment. Journal of Testing and Evaluation, 33(1), 1-8.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & A Ijatuyi, O. (2005). Decision Support System for Library Acquisitions: A Framework. Journal of Electronic Library, 23(4), 453-462.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Seleka, G. (2005). AHP-Based Decision Support Model for Measuring Performance of Professional Organizations. In Second International Business Conference (Sydney, Australia).
G Seleka, G., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2005). An Investigation of the Factors Affecting the Adoption of B2C E-Commerce in SADC Countries: A Case Study of Botswana. In International Association for Development of the Information Society Conference (Portugal).
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Barker, K. (2005). AHP-Based Malaria Diagnosis Decision Support System. In International Conference for eHealth, Telemedicine and Health ICT (Luxembourg). MedeTel.
E Uzoka, F.M.E., & Famuyiwa , O. (2004). Application of Knowledge Technology to the Management of Diseases. International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance, 17(4), 194-204.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Ganiyu , M. (2004). The Imperatives of Computer Based Quality Control in a Manufacturing Company . Nigerian Society of Engineers Technical Transactions, 39(1), 38-49.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2004). A Framework for Knowledge-Based Matching of Applicants to Jobs. Journal of Science and Technology Research, 3(2), 62-70.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2004). AHP Based System for Evaluation of Enterprise Financial Information. In International Business Research Conference (Melbourne, Australia).
Uzoka, F.M., & Akinyokun, O.C. (2004). Analysis of the Effects of HR Profile on the Investment Portfolio of an Organization: Case Study of University Academic Staff. In International Management and Technology Conference (Orlando, FL).
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Akinyokun, O.C. (2003). Expert System for Human Resource Procurement Using Baye’s Method and Delphi Hierarchy Procedure. Journal of Science and Technology Research, 2(2), 94-102.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Elusade, O.M. (2003). User’s Perception of Windows Operating System: A comparative Analysis. Journal of Cameroon Academy of Sciences, 3(2), 137-142.
O Abiola, R., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2002). Decision Support Model for the Evaluation of Corporate Competitiveness. The Nigerian Banker, 4(54), 54-58.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (2002). Effects of Information Technology on Customers’ Satisfaction in Nigerian Financial Institutions. The Nigerian Accountant, 35(4), 5-8.
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Chiemeke, S.C. (2002). The Impact of Information Technology on Productivity in Government Parastatals. The Nigerian Journal of Research and Production, 2(2), 107-113.
Akinyokun, O.C., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (2000). A Prototype of Information Technology Based Human Resource System. International Journal of the Computer, Internet and Management, 8(1), 1-20.
Abiola, R.O., & Uzoka, F.M.E. (1999). Knowledge Based System for Initiating and Reacting to Competitor’s Price Reduction (A Framework). First Bank Bi-Annual Review, 7(14), 12-26.
Uzoka, F.M.E. (1999). Computer Aided Costing in a Mechanized Construction Project. The Quantity Surveyor,. Journal of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, 29(39), 39-41.
Sabi, H., Uzoka, F., Njeh, F., Langmia, K., & Tsuma, C. A Cross-Country analysis of factors impacting cloud computing adoption in higher education in Sub-Saharan Africa. Information systems Frontiers (Major Revisions Requested).
Uzoka, F.M.E., Akinnuwesi, B.A., Amoo, T., & Fashoto, G. Fuzzy Cognitive Map Technique for Malaria Diagnosis. Applied Soft Computing Journal (Major Revisions Requested).
Obot, O., Inyang, U.G., Osuji, J., & Uzoka, F.M.E. A Hybrid Methodology for Differential Diagnosis of Confusable Diseases. In 6th International Conference on e-Health (Lisbon, Portugal, 17 - 19 July 2014). International Association for Development of the Informaion Society: Lisbon, Portugal..
Conference Presentations
Osakwe, C., Uzoka, F.M.E., Fedoruk, A., Gibb, K., & Osuji, J. (2012, May). The Relative Importance of Academic Activities: Autonomous Dominant Values from the Canadian Professoriate. Presented at CSSHE 2012 Conference (Waterloo, Ontario).
Other Studies
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2004 - 2006. Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Calgary.
School of Fundamentals of Computer Science, 1995. Italian Foreign Ministry with National Mathematical Centre, Abuja.
Educational Institution Employment
Professor, Department of Mathematics and Computing, Mount Royal Uiversity, Canada, 2014, January - Present (Full Time).
Research Professor, Information and Communications Technology, ICT University, United States, 2013 - Present (Adjunct).
Professor, Computer Science, University of Uyo, Nigeria, 2015 - Present (Adjunct).
Associate Professor, Computer Science and Information Systems, Mount Royal University, Canada, 2011 - 2014 (Full Time). Tenure achieved: 2011.
Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Information Systems, Mount Royal University, Canada, 2008 - 2011 (Full Time).
Visiting Faculty, Department of Information Technology, Bells University of Technology, Ota, Nigeria, 2010 (Adjunct).
Senior Lecturer, Information Systems Unit (Department of Accounting and Finance), University of Botswana, Botswana, 2006 - 2008 (Full Time).
Postgraduate Supervisor, School of Business, NorthWestern University, Mafikeng, South Africa (Mafikeng Campus), South Africa, 2007 - 2011 (Adjunct).
Research Fellow and Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Canada, 2004 - 2006 (Term).
Lecturer, Computer Science, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, 1992 - 2004 (Full Time).
Courses Taught
2016 COMP 1502 "Programming II: Object Oriented Programming" at Mount Royal University, Dept. of Math and Computing. Level: Undergraduate Y2.
2015 - 2016 CSC 724 "Software Engineering 2" at University of Uyo, Department of Computer Science. Level: Graduate. With Obot, O.
2015 - 2016 CSC 714 "Software Engineering I" at University of Uyo, Department of Computer Science. Level: Graduate. With Obot, O.
2013 - 2015 COMP 1615 at Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y1.
2010 - 2015 COMP 2541 "Systems Analysis". Level: Undergraduate Y2.
2013 - 2014 COMP 4543 "Project Management and Quality Assurance" at Mount Royal University, Dept. of Computer Science and Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y4.
2012 COMP 1103 "Introduction to Computers" at Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y1.
2011 - 2012 COMP 3333 "Foundations of Software Engineering" at Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y2.
2009 COMP 1001 "Introduction to Computer Based Problem Solving for the Sciences". Level: Undergraduate Y1.
2009 - 2011 COMP 2203 "Introduction to Computers" at Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y1.
2009 - 2010 COMP4403 "Object Oriented Design and Development" at Mount Royal University, Dept. of Computer Science and Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y2.
2006 - 2008 BIS 780 "Management Information Systems" at University of Botswana, Business Information Systems. Level: Graduate.
2006 - 2008 BIS 680 "Information Technology for Managers" at University of Botswana, Business Information Systems. Level: Graduate.
2006 - 2008 BIS 403 "Information Systems Security" at University of Botswana, Business Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y4.
2004 - 2005 CSC 203 "Introduction to Computers (For Non Majors)" at University of Calgary, Department of Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y1.
2005 CSC 233 "Introduction to Computer Science II (OO Programming)" at University of Calgary, Department of Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y2.
2004 - 2005 CSC 474 "Database Management Systems" at University of Calgary, Department of Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y4. With Elhajj, R.
2001 "Mangement Information Systems" at Nigeria Institute of Chattered Accounants (PT). Level: Graduate.
1993 "Statistics and Electronic Data Processing" at Nigeria Institute of Bankers (PT).
1998 - 2003 MBA 720 "Production and Operations Management and Control" at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Level: Graduate.
1994 - 2002 IMC 242 "Computer Programming" at Federal University of Tech., Akure, Department of Industrial Math and Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y2.
1996 - 2003 MBA 718 "Quantitative Techniques for Managers" at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Level: Graduate.
1995 - 2003 IMC 142 "Introcution to Computers" at Federal University of Tech., Akure, Department of Industrial Math and Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y1.
1993 - 1995 IMC 341 "Computer File Processing" at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Department of Industrial Mathematics and Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y3.
1993 IMC 361 "Engineering Mathematics" at Federal University of Tech., Akure, Department of Industrial Math and Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y3.
1992 IMC 222 "Statistics II (Inferential Statistis)" at Federal University of Tech., Akure, Department of Industrial Math and Computer Science. Level: Undergraduate Y2.
Course Development
2012 "Project Management and Quality Assurance". Development of industry oriented information systems project management course for Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems.
Program Development
2012 "Diploma Programs" at Cambrooks College, Calgary. Developed eight programs, approved by the Alberta Ministry of Advanced Education.
2010 "Post Graduate Degrees in Computer Science and Information Technology" at Bells University of Technology, Ota. Level: Graduate. Type: Ph.D.. Developed Course Content and Description for six different Postgraduate Degrees.
2009 "CIS Minor" at Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Level: Undergraduate Y4. Participated in the development of course descriptions for future Computer Information Systems Minor.
2008 "MBA (IS)" at University of Botswana. Level: Graduate. Type: M.B.A.. Developed key IS courses for the MBA (Information Systems) program of the University (Defining IS specialization).
2002 "BTech in Computer Science" at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. New Course Development to split the Department of Industrial Mathematics and Computer Science into two departments. I was on the committee that developed the Computer Science Department programs.
Coordination
(2010 - 2011). Non Major (Service Courses) Coordinator, Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems.
(1999 - 2004). Coordinator, ND and HND in Computer Science, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria.
Research-based Degree
2014 - 2015. Sabi, Humphrey. Type: Ph.D in Information Systems (Completed) at ICT University, Baton Rouge, U.S.A. Role: Supervisor. Co-Supervisors: Njeh, F. (Co-supervisor), Langmia, K. (Co-sup.), Tsuma, C. (Co-sup.). Thesis Title: "Modelling Cloud Computing Adoption at Universities in Developing countries: The Case of Sub-Saharan Africa".
2011 - 2015. Olaniyan, Tayo. Type: Ph.D. in Computer Science (Completed) at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Nigeria. Role: Co-supervisor. Thesis Title: "Development of a Fuzzy-AHP Model for Diagnosis of Tropical Diseases".
2010 - 2012. Akinnuwesi, B.A. Type: Ph.D. in Computer Science (Completed) at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Nigeria. Role: Other. Co-Supervisors: Olabiyisi, S.O. (Major Supervisor), Omidiora, E.O. (Co-Supervisor). Thesis Title: "Developing a User Centric Model for Distributed Software Architecture".
2004 - 2006. Okure, Obot. Type: Ph.D. in Computer Science (Completed) at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Role: Co-supervisor. Co-Supervisors: Akinyokun, O.C. (Major Supervisor). Thesis Title: "Neuro-Fuzzy System for Diagnosis and Therapy of Cardiovascular Diseases".
2006. Oyedokun, Ayokun. Type: Ph.D. in Library Information Systems (Completed) at University of Botswana. Role: Thesis Committee Member.
Course-based Degree
2013 - 2014. Nkomo, Ndabazezwe. in Bachelor of Computer Information Systems (Completed) at Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Role: Directed Study Supervisor.
2008 - 2012. Undergraduate course based group projects in systems analysis, . at Mount Royal University, Department of Computer Science and Information Systems.
2010 - 2013. 13 undergraduate students projects, . Type: B.Sc. in Computer Science and Information Technology (Completed) at Bells University of Technology, Ota. Role: Co-supervisor.
2006 - 2008. 14 Undergraduate Students, . Type: B.Sc. in Business Information Systems (Completed) at University of Botswana. Role: Supervisor.
1999 - 2004. 25 Undergraduate Students, . at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Role: Supervisor.
1999 - 2003. Type: M.B.A. in Business Administration Independent Study Projects (6 projects) (Completed) at Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Role: Supervisor.
2008 - 2011. Type: M.B.A. in MBA Independent study projects (2 projects) (Completed) at South Western University, Mafikeng, South Africa. Role: Thesis Supervisor.
Grants
2016 Faculty of Science and Technology Innovation fund, and University Internal Research Grant, "Development of Fuzzy Cognitive Map System for Early Differential Diagnosis of Tropical Confusable Diseases". CAD15,000. Type: Grant-Competitive. Other Investigators: Osuji, J., Aladi, F., Akinuwesi, B.A.
2016, February (Applied For) Nigerian National Research Foundation: TETFund Research Grant, "Development of Fuzzy Cognitive Map System for Early Differential Diagnosis of Tropical Confusable Diseases". CAD210,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Co-principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Aribisala, B., Akinuwesi, B.A., Obot, O., Oyeleke, T.
2015 (Applied For) World Bank, "Multi-institution partnership for African Centre of Excellence in Innovation, Science and Technology Education (ACISTE)". USD 8,500,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Co-applicant).
2014 Carnegie Corporation of New York, "Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship grant (Mbarara Univ. of Science and Tech.) to carry out research capacity building". USD 11,250.
2015 (Applied For) Ugandan National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST), "The M-Health App Intervention: a patient-centered technology that ensures effective sharing of personal health records with healthcare givers". $15,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Co-applicant). Other Investigators: Ssembatya, R., Ejiri, A.
2014 The Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC), "Investigating Students' Knowledge of the Computing Sub-Disciplines: Recommendations for Career Counsellors and Curriculum Developers". CAD9,900. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Co-principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Connolly, R., Miller , J., Schroeder, M.
2014 Mount Royal University, Faculty of Science and Technology: Innovation Grant, "Development of a Soft-computing Model for Early Differential Diagnosis of Tropical Confusable Diseases using the Fuzzy Cognitive Map Technique". CAD10,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Osuji, J., Aladi, F., Oyeleke, T., Obot, O.
2014 Mount Royal University, Office of Research Services: IRG, "Development of a Soft-computing Model for Early Differential Diagnosis of Tropical Confusable Diseases using the Fuzzy Cognitive Map Technique". CAD4,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Osuji, J., Aladi, F., Oyeleke, T., Obot, O.
2010 Mount Royal University, Office of Research Services: Internal Research Grant, "A Model for Evaluating Academic Scholarship: Review and Operationalization of Boyer’s Criteria". CAD8,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Osuji, J., Fedoruk, A., Gibb, K., Osakwe , C., .
2009 World Bank and the Nigerian Government: Science and Technology Education Post-Basic (STEPB) Project, "UNICAL/UNIPORT Centre of Excellence in Infectious Diseases". USD 4,000,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Co-applicant). Other Investigators: Emmanuel, E., Essien, J., Obot, O., Akaranta, O.
2007 University of Botswana: Internal Research Grant, "Development of Fuzzy-AHP model for evaluation of academic staff research output". USD 5,000. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Principal Investigator).
2006 University of Botswana: Internal Research Grant, "E-Commerce Development in Africa". USD 4,500. Type: Grant-Competitive (Role: Principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Seleka, G.
2005 University of Calgary: Postdoctoral Fellowship, "Development of AHP System for the Diagnosis of Malaria". CAD23,000. Type: Fellowship-Non-Competitive.
2004 Commonwealth (Canada): Commonwealth Research Scholar, "Canadian Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Program". CAD14,400. Type: Scholarship-Competitive.
Contracts
2002 - 2004 Efon Alaaye Community Bank, "Computerization of Banking Operations". USD 16,000. Type: Competitive (Role: Principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Elusade, T.
Research Presentations
2015, October 14. "Developing a Model for Differential Diagnosis of Tropical Confusable Diseases". Presented to Methods Hub. Presented at LunchBox Research Presentation, School of Medicine and School of Publich Health, University of Calgary. Invited Speaker.
2012, April. "The Operationalization of Boyer's Model in Teaching-Focused Universities". Presented at University Colloquium, Mount Royal University, Calgary. Co-presenters: Fedoruk, A., Osakwe, C., Osuji, J., Gibb, K.
2011, November 25. "Conference Attendance and Current Research Activities Report". Presented to Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, MRU. Presented at Departmental Colloquium, Mount Royal University.
2010, October. "University Development Activities During my Adjunct Visit to the Bells University of Technology, Ota". Presented at Departmental Collquium (Computer Science and Information Systems), Mount Royal University, Calgary.
2010, August. "Balancing the Demands of Teaching, Research and Service in a University Environment". Presented at University Colloquium, Bells University of Technology, Ota, Nigeria. Invited Speaker.
2010, July. "Experimental Comparison of AHP and Fuzzy Logic as Medical Diagnosis Decision Support Engines". Presented at Faculty of Technology Seminar Series, Bells University of Technology, Ota,igeria. Invited Speaker.
2010, July. "Advancing the Frontiers of Research in Information and Communications Technology". Presented at Departmental Seminar Series, Bells University of Technology, Ota, Nigeria. Invited Speaker.
2010. "Experimental comparison of AHP and fuzzy logic for andling Vagueness and Complexity in Diagnosis of Tropical Diseases". Presented at University Colloquium, Mount Royal University, Calgary. Co-presenter: Osuji, J.
2009. "Influence of Product and Organizational Characteristics on ERP Acquisition: Case study of Botswana". Presented at Department of Computer Science and Information Systems Research Seminar, Mount Royal University, Calgary.
2007. "Fuzzy Expert System for the Cost Benefit Analysis of Enterprise Information Systems". Presented at Faculty of Business Research Semiar Series, University of Botswana.
2006. "Ecommerce Development in Africa: Technological and Organizational Inhibitors". Presented at Faculty of Business Research Semiar Series, University of Botswana.
2005. "Development of a Soft-computing Prediction Model for Breast Cancer". Presented at Bi-weekly Research Seminars, Advanced Database Research Lab. Co-presenter: Barker, K.
2002. "Knowledge Based System for the Evaluation of University Academic Staff". Presented at Seminar, Federal University of Technology, Akure.
2003. "Effective Management of Revenue Collectors for Improved Performance in Revenue Generation. Workshop on Modern Methods of Effective Mobilizatio Strategies for Revenue generation in the Local Governments of Ondo State", Akure, Nigeria.
2003. "The Application of Information Technology in the Management of Time. Workshop on Time Management Techniques in the Local Government for Heads of departments of Local Government Areas in Ekiti State, Nigeria", Ado Ekiti, Nigeria.
2002. "The Role of Computer Information System in Local Government Administration. Workshop on Application of Contemporary Management Tools for Improved Performance at the Local Government Level", Ibadan, Nigeria.
2002. "The Role of the Computer in Budget Implementation and Financial Control. Workshop on Budget Implementations and Financial Control for Ekiti Local Governments, University of Ibadan Conference Centre, Ibadan, Nigeria", Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria.
1997. "Computer Application in the Aspect of Educational Management and Learning. Workshop on Maintaining the Required Educational Standard in a Depressed Economy, Organised by Ondo State Ministry of Education", Akure, Nigeria.
Manuals
Uzoka, F.M.E., & Abiola, R.O. (1998). Quantitative Techniques for Business and Management: A Tutorial Approach (Course Manual for MBA students). Akure: Blue Lakes.
Akinyokun, O.C., Uzoka, F., & Sunmola, F. (1996). Programming Computer in a Unix Operating System Environment (Course Manual for 200 Level Students), Vol . Akure: HTRDG Computing Centre.
Posters
Uzoka, F., Chima, A., Gibb, K., & Johnson, J. (2012, October). Identifying the Link between Project Management Standards and Practices in IT Education and the Industry Expectations and Requirements. Presented at ACM SIGITE/RIIT 2012 (Calgary).
Professional Currency
(2015, March 26). SAI Global course on "Anti-bribery principles".
(2015, March 26). SAI Global course on "Conflict of Interest".
(2015, March 2). SPDC course on "Safeguarding Information".
(2014, December 10). 10th Mbarara University of Science and Technology Annual Research Dissemination Conference.
(2013, August 26). ADC Workshop on "Write a Winning Proposal: The Internal Research Grants Fund Competition.".
(2013, May 29 - 2013, May 31). Professional Grant Devt. Workshop , Univ. of Alberta.
(2012, September 16). ADC worshop on "Improving your slide show presentations".
(2012, May 23). ADC worshop on "Tools to Engage Students".
(2012, May 3). ADC Workshop on Developing Tests and Surveys in Blackboard.
(2012, April 13). ADC Workshop on Constructing and Using Rubrics.
(2011, September 20). Workshop on the use of mathematica for Teaching and Research.
(2011). HREB Ethics Workshop (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2010). Workshop on Use of STATA statistical package (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2010). Workshop on Mathematical Modeling (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2010). MRFA Workshop on Roberts Rule of Order (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2010). ADC Workshop on the Use of i-Clickers (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2010). ADC Workshop on BlackBoard 9.1 (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2009 - 2011). Instructional Support Program [ISP] (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2009). ADC workshop on E-Portfolios (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2009). ADC Workshop on Engaging Learners with BlackBoard (Mount Royal University).
(2009). ADC Workshop on Using Web 2.0 (Mount Royal University, Calgary).
(2007). Workshop on Responsible Use of Research Funds (University of Botswana).
(2005). Capacity Building Workshop on Free and Open Source Systems ( National Information Technology Agency, Nigeria).
(2002). Workshop on Vienna Development method and Duration Calculus (United Nations University, Macau).
(1996). AT&T Course on Star Group Network (Federal University of Technology, Akure).
(1995). School of Fundamentals of Computer Science (Italian Foreign Ministry in conjunction with National Mathematical Centre, Abuja, Nigeria).
Consulting/Advising Activities
2015 - 2016. Senior Research Asvisor, for Shell Petroleum Development Corporation, External Relations. (Type: Private Sector).
2012 - 2016. Educational Management Consultant, for Cambrooks College, Calgary, Consulting under the auspices of Novena Educational Consult Inc, Calgary. (Type: College).
2008. Consulting on Strategy Formulation, for Botswana Water Utilities Corporation. (Type: Federal Government).
1996 - 2004. Principal Systems Consultant, for Blue Lakes (Nig) LTD, Omonije Arcade, Akure, Nigeria.
Membership in Scholarly Societies or Other Organizations
2013 - 2016  Grant Training Center, Arlington, Virginia, U.S.A.
2013 - 2016  ACM Special Interest Group on IT Education.
2009 - 2016  ACM Special Interest Group on Information Systems (SIGMIS).
2007 - 2016  Association for Computing machinery (ACM).
2003 - 2016  Computer Professional Registration Council of Nigeria (cpn).
2011 - 2012  Canadian Institute for Medical and Organizational Informatics.
2007 - 2010  Information Resources Management Association.
2006 - 2008  Association of Information Systems Professionals, Botswana.
2002 - 2004  Nigerian Institute of Management.
1996 - 1998  Science Association of Nigeria.
Offices Held
2012 - 2016 President, Cambrooks College, Calgary.
2011 - 2012 President, Canadian Institute for Medical and Organizational Informatics.
2008 Acting Head of Department, University of Botswana, Department of Accounting and Finance.
1999 - 2004 Head of Department, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Department of Computing, ISLT (OND,HND).
Event Administration Activities
2015, May - 2015, August. Organizing Team Member, TEDx Talk (2015, September 22). Type: Other. Organizer: TEDx Oloibiri Road, Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
2015, January 5 - 2015, January 9. Facilitator and Presenter, Grant Writing Workshop. Type: Workshop. Organizer: Institute of Computer Scence, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda.
2015, January 29. Facilitator and Presenter, Effective Research in ICT. Type: Seminar. Organizer: Department of Computer Science, Redeemers University, Nigeria.
2014, December. Facilitator and Presenter, Academic paper writing seminar. Type: Seminar. Organizer: Institute of Computer Scence, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda.
2013 - 2014. Member, Scientific Committee, International Conference on Transition from Observation to Knowledge to Intelligence (TOKI) (2014, August 20 - 2014, August 22). Type: Conference. Organizer: University of Lagos, Nigeria.
2011 - 2012. Treasurer and Registration Director, 2012 ACM SIGITE Conference held in Calgary, Canada (2012, October 10 - 2012, October 13). Type: Conference. Organizer: Association of Computing Machinery.
2011, September 20. Co-Organizer, Workshop on the use of Mathematica for Teaching and Research. Type: Workshop. Organizer: Wolfram Research Inc.
2010 - 2012. Organizing Committee Member, Expolre IT. Type: Other. Organizer: Mount Royal University.
2011 - 2012. Member, Conference Program Committee, ACM SIGMIS Conference. Type: Conference. Organizer: Association of Computing Machinery.
2011 - 2012. Conference Treasurer, ACM SIGITE Conference (2012). Type: Conference. Organizer: Association of Computing Machinery.
2008 - 2014. Member, Conference Program Committee, International Association for Development of the Information Society , (Portugal and Germany).
Editorial Activities
2015 SAUSSUREA Journal: Editorial Board Member.
2013 - 2015 Journal of Technology: Member, Editorial Board.
2013 - 2014 Axioms Journal: Guest Editor (Special Issue: Axioms of Decision Support Systems).
2011 - 2015 International Journal of Emerging Sciences: Member, Editorial/Advisory Board.
2008 - 2015 Member, Editorial Board: International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Consumer Informatics.
2008 - 2011 Member, Editorial Board: Clinical Governance: An International Journal.
2008 Botswana Journal of Business: Acting Editor.
Policy Development
2012. "Policy on Scholarship Standards for Faculty of Teaching Service Scholarship work pattern (Faculty of Science and Technology, Mount Royal University)". Committee member.
2011. "Blueprint on University Research Infrastructure (Mount Royal University)". Developed the Information Technology aspects of the blueprint.
2010. "Evidence of Scholarship for Tenure and Promotion (Faculty of Science and Technology, Mount Royal University)". Committee member.
2010. "Universal Access Policy (Mount Royal University)". Committee member.
2007. "Faculty Strategic Plan (Faculty of Business, University of Botswana)". Committee member representing Business Information Systems.
2007. "University Parking Space Policy (University of Botswana)". Committee member representing Faculty of Business.
Journal Reviewing/Refereeing Activities
2013 - 2015 Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 2 Double Blind Reviews. "Elsevier".
2014 Journal of Travel Medicine. 1 Double Blind Review. "Wiley Online Library".
2013 - 2014 Expert Systems with applications. 1 Blind Review. "Elsevier".
2013 F1000Research. "Faculty of 1000".
2012 - 2016 ACM Inroads. 5 Double Blind Reviews. "Association of Computing Machinery".
2013 Journal of Healthcare Engineering. 1 Double Blind Review.
2013 - 2015 Trans. on Computing Education. 3 Double Blind Reviews. "ACM".
2012 Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems. 1 Blind Review.
2011 - 2014 The Behaviour and Information Technology. 4 Double Blind Reviews. "Elsevier".
2012 Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 2 Blind Reviews. "Biomedical Central".
2011 - 2012 Information and Management. 1 Blind Review. "Elsevier".
2011 - 2012 Telecommunications Policy. 1 Double Blind Review. "Elsevier".
2010 - 2013 Fuzzy Sets and Systems. 2 Double Blind Reviews. "Elsevier".
2008 - 2012 International Journal of Scientific Research in Education (IJSRE). 5 Double Blind Reviews.
2008 - 2010 Evaluation and Program Planning Journal. 1 Double Blind Review. "Elsevier".
2009 Journal of Network and Computer Applications. 1 Double Blind Review.
2006 - 2007 Botswana Journal of Business. 1 Double Blind Review.
Conference Reviewing/Refereeing Activities
2014  3 Double Blind Reviews. "13th International Conference on e-Society", International Association for Development of the Information Society.
2014, May 29 - 2014, May 31  1 Double Blind Review. "2014 ACM SIGMIS-CPR Conference, Singapore", ACM.
2014, February 28 - 2014, March 2  5 Double Blind Reviews. "2014 IADIS International Conference Information Systems, Madrid, Spain", International Association for Development of the Information Society.
2012, December - 2013, January  Double Blind Review. "2013 ACM SIGMIS CPR Conference Cincinnati", Association of Computing Machinery.
2012, June - 2012, July  2 Double Blind Reviews. "ACM SIGITE RIIT 2012", Mount Royal University, Calgary.
2012, January  1 Double Blind Review. "European Conference on Information Systems".
2011, November - 2011, December  2 Double Blind Reviews. "ACM SIGMIS CPR 2012 Conference", ACM Special Interest Group on Information Systems.
2011, October - 2011, November  4 Double Blind Reviews. "IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2012 Berlin, Germany 10-12 March 2012".
2010  Blind Review. "2011 ACM SIGMIS CPR CONFERENCE, May 19-21, 2011, San Antonio, Texas", ACM.
2011  Double Blind Review. "Leveraging Developing Economies with the Use of Information Technology: Trends and Tools", IGI Global.
2011  5 Blind Reviews. "IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2011, Avila, Spain, 11 - 13 March 2011".
2010  6 Double Blind Reviews. "IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2010".
2010  2 Double Blind Reviews. "2011 ACM SIGMIS CPR CONFERENCE, May 19-21, 2011, San Antonio, Texas", ACM.
2008  4 Double Blind Reviews. "IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2009 , Barcelona, Spain , 25 - 27 February 2009".
2004 - 2005  1 Double Blind Review. "Conference on Business & the Internet '05, San Antonio, USA", TRIOF.
Graduate Examination Activities
2015 Student: Alo, O.O. Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Science and Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria. Role: Examiner.
2015 Student: ADEPOJU, T.M. Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Science and Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria. Role: Examiner.
Grant Application Assessment Activities
2013 - 2014  2 Funder Assessments. Program: Research Grant Application. Funder: South African National Research Foundation.
2010  1 Institution Assessment. Institution: Mount Royal University, Office of Research Services. Program: MRU Internal grant.
Program/Institution Review Activities
2015 Al-Balqa' Applied University, Jordan. Review of a candidate for promotion to the rank of Associate Professor.
2015 Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Nigeria. Review of a candidate for promotion to the rank of Full Professor.
2006 - 2007 Botswana Institute of Administration and Commerce. Review of all Computing programs for accreditation.
Non-Research Presentations
2015, April 22. "University Teaching: A Renewed Focus on the Primary Beneficiaries". Presented to Deans and Departmental Chairs. Presented at University Professional Development Day, Redeemers University, Nigeria.
2014, November 20. "Advancing research frontiers in ICT". Presented to Faculty and students. Presented at Seminar Presentation, Department of Computer Science, Redeemer's University, Nigeria.
2015, January 5. "Grant writing proposals: formulas for success". Presented to Faculty, staff and graduate students across the university. Presented at Grant Writing Workshop, Mbarara University of Science and Technology.
2014, December 15. "Getting your research work published". Presented to Faculty and graduate students. Presented at Seminar Presentation, Institute of Computer Science, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda. Invited Speaker.
2010. "Experimental comparison of ahp and fuzzy logic for handling vagueness and complexity in diagnosis of tropical diseases". Presented to B206, MRU.
2009. "Influence of Product and Organizational Characteristics on ERP Acquisition: Case study of Botswana", Mount Royal University, Calgary.
2007. "Fuzzy Expert System for the Cost Benefit Analysis of Enterprise Information Systems", University of Botswana, Botswana.
2006. "Ecommerce Development in Africa: Technological and Organizational Inhibitors", University of Botswana, Botswana.
2002. "Knowledge Based System for the evaluation of university academic staff", Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria.
Projects In Progress
2012 - 2015 Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC), "Students' Disciplinary Self Understanding: Case Study of Computing Students". Published one conference proceeding on this study and currently expanding the scope of the study with the help of our collaborators from the U.S.A. $9,900 (Role: Co-principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Connolly, R., Schroeder , M., Khemka , N., Miller, J., Lunt, B.
2014 - 2015 Faculty of Science and Technology Innovation fund, and University Internal Research Grant, "A Fuzzy Cognitive Map Model for Diagnosing Tropical Confusable Diseases". We have collected data and started analysis of data/modeling. This was the major project I worked on during my sabbatical leave. $14,000 (Role: Principal Investigator). Other Investigators: Osuji, J., Aladi, F., Akinnuwesi, B.A., Oyeleke, T., Obot, O.
2015 Currently discussing with potential funders, "Creating a Modifying the Knewton Adaptive Learning Model for Learning Enhancement in High Schools" (Role: Collaborator). Other Investigators: Uzoka, U., Miller, J.
Community Service
2016.  Member, Selection Committee for appointment of Dean, Faculty of Science and Technology, with Mount Royal University, Calgary (Type: Faculty).
2015 - 2016.  Member, with Mount Royal University. Duties: Committee on Evidence and Standards for Tenure and Promotion, Faculty of Science and Technology, (Type: Faculty).
2014 - 2016.  Chairman, Scholarship Board, with Nigerian Canadian Association of Calgary. Duties: Processing of students' scholarship applications at high school and university levels (Type: Other).
2015 - 2016.  Member, with University Tenure and Promotion Committee, Mount Royal University (Type: University).
2015 - 2016.  Member, with Promotion Committee, Faculty of Science and Technology (Type: Faculty).
2004 - 2016.  Facilitator and Project Coordinator, with Universities in Africa. Duties: Book Donation (Africa Book Project - donated over 6000 volumes to 7 universities in Africa).
2009 - 2012.  Member, with Universal Access Committee, Mount Royal University (Type: University).
2009 - 2014.  Member, with Research and Scholarship Committee, Faculty of Science, Mount Royal University (Type: Faculty).
2013, August - 2013, December.  Member, with Communications Committee, CSIS Department, MRU (Type: Department).
2014, April 2.  Judge, with MRU Student Research Day 2014. Duties: Served as a judge for undergraduate research posters (Type: University).
2014, March 28.  Judge, with Faculty of Science Research Day. Duties: Judged undergraduate research posters (Type: Faculty).
2012 - 2013.  Member, with Mount Royal University. Duties: Task Force on University Research Infrastructure. I was responsible for developing the blueprint of the ICT component of the research infrastructure (Type: University).
2011 - 2013.  Member, with Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, Mount Royal University, Calgary. Duties: Facilities Committee (Type: Department).
2010 - 2013.  Chairman, with Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, Mount Royal University. Duties: Colloquium Committee (Type: Department).
2010 - 2012.  Treasurer, with ACM SIGITE. Duties: SIGITE Conference Organizing Committee (Type: Scholarly Association).
2010 - 2011.  Member, with Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Duties: Sessional Hiring Committee (Type: Department).
2009 - 2012.  Member, with Mount Royal University, Calgary. Duties: Explore IT Committee (Type: University).
2009 - 2012.  Member, with Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Duties: International Committee (Type: Department).
2011.  Proxy Resource Person, with Nigeria Information Technology Agency. Duties: Committee for the Development of Software Policy (Type: Other).
2010 - 2011.  Member, with Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Duties: Curriculum Oversight Committee (Type: Department).
2009 - 2011.  Member, with Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada. Duties: Universal Access Committee (Type: University).
2009 - 2012.  Member, with Mount Royal University. Duties: Research Committee, Faculty of Science (Type: Faculty).
2009 - 2010.  Member, with Mount Royal University. Duties: Working Group on Undergraduate Research (Type: University).
2009.  Member, with Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, Mount Royal University, Calgary. Duties: Committee on Information Systems Minor (BSc) (Type: Department).
2008.  Chairman, with Faculty of Business, University of Botswana. Duties: Information Systems (MBA) Program Review (Type: Faculty).
2007 - 2008.  Member, with Faculty of Business, University of Botswana. Duties: Committee on Accreditation of External Programs (Type: Faculty).
2006 - 2007.  Member, with Botswana. Duties: National ICT Stakeholders' Committee (Representing the University of Botswana) (Type: University).
2006 - 2007.  Member, with Faculty of Business, University of Botswana. Duties: Committee of Strategic Planning (Type: Faculty).
2006 - 2007.  Member, with University of Botswana. Duties: Committee of Parking Space Policy, (Type: University).
2007.  Member, with University of Botswana. Duties: University Timetable Committee, representing Faculty of Business (Type: University).
2005.  Proxy Member, with Federal University of Technology, Akure. Duties: Computer Resource Center Management Committee (Type: University).
2003 - 2004.  Coordinator, with Students Industrial Work Experience Program, Department of Computer Science, Federal University of Technology, Akure (Type: Department).
2003 - 2004.  Member, with Committee for the Construction and Management of FUTA Shopping Plaza, Federal University of Technology, Akure (Type: University).
2002.  Member, with Taskforce on Internally Generated Revenue, Federal University of Technology, Akure. Nigeria (Type: University).
2002.  Member, with Taskforce on the Financial Implications of the Management of Students' Hostels, Federal University of Technology, Akure (Type: University).
2001 - 2003.  Member, with Committee on Ethics and Discipline, Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities, Federal University of Technology, Akure (Type: University).
2000 - 2004.  Member, with University Timetable Committee, Federal Univ. of Technology, Akure, Nigeria (Type: University).
1995 - 2000.  Member, with University Sport Council, Federal University of Technology, Akure. Nigeria (Type: University).
1996 - 2004.  IT Consultant,, with Blue Lakes (Nig) LTD, Omonije Arcade, Akure, Nigeria (Type: Other).
2008.  Member, with Faculty of Business, Univ. of Botswana. Duties: Research and Publications Committee (Type: Faculty).
2007 - 2012.  Member, Program Committee, Information Systems Conference, with International Association for the Development of the Information Society (Type: Scholarly Association).
2008.  Facilitator, with Faculty of Business, University of Botswana. Duties: EDP course in Information Systems and Organizational Strategy. (Type: Faculty).
2002 - 2003.  Coordinator, with Department of Industrial Math and Computer Science, Federal University of Technology, Akure. Duties: Postgraduate and Departmental Seminars (Type: Department).
Mentorship
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2015 - 2016. Giftarnold Mugisha (Student). Mentoring a high school student in Uganda, who has developed and launched a mini rocket. He also developed an automatic paper cutter. I am currently working with him on the generation of electricity from cooking stoves.
2014 - 2015. Irene Magara (Faculty). Mentored Irene during and after my Carnegie African Diaspora fellowship. She is a lecturer in the Mbabara University of Science and Technology, Uganda pursing her postgraduate degree in Makerere University, Uganda.
2014 - 2015. Jane Katusiime (Faculty). Mentored Jane during and after my Carnegie African Diaspora fellowship. She is a lecturer in the Mbabara University of Science and Technology, Uganda; and now on PhD scholarship in Germany.
2014 - 2015. Gbenga Fashoto (Faculty). mentored Dr. Fashoto, who was a lecturer in the Redeemer's University, Nigeria and now a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science, Kampala International University, Kampala, Uganda.
2013 - 2014. Funk Shannon (Faculty). MRU Faculty mentorship program. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Education and Recreation Studies.
2010 - 2015. N Khemka (Faculty). Mentored Dr Khemka since 2010 when she was hired as a sessional. Currently she is an Assistant Professor.