Lecturer's Details



UBOEGBULAM, GIDEON CHUKWUNWEM.                               

5 Incarnate Road, Umuebulu II Etche,

Rivers State

E-mail: u.gideon@yahoo.com; gideon.uboegbulam@uniport.edu.ng  

                                                                                               Phone: 08036665762





  • To work in an organization which is a dynamic, versatile player in the

South Africa and global economy with a strong brand identity committed to expanding the customer value, and its services/goods, while contributing my own quota to the economy of South Africa.

  • To develop a professional career in a dynamic institution with high growth potential, that is keenly interested in achieving results through its demand for hard work, honesty, excellence, integrity and exemplary character and leadership.
  • To involve in challenging researches that will impact on the development of both the national economy and human intellectual capacity.




Marital Status: Married.

State of Origin: Imo.

Nationality: Nigeria

Gender: Male.





Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Marketing, (Department of Marketing,           2015                                     

University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nigeria).


Doctor of Commerce (D.Comm): Marketing Management (Department of Business Admin.)         Completed

Central University of Technology Free State, PB X20539, Bloemfontein, 9300, South Africa..                                                                                                     2011-



Master of Business Administration (MBA) Marketing, (Department of Marketing,

Rivers State University of Science and Technology,

P.M.B 5080 Port-Harcourt, Nigeria).                                                               2001 – 2004


Master of Science (Msc) International Economics and Finance, (Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Rivers State University of Science and Technology,  P.M.B 5080 Port-Harcourt, Nigeria).                                         2006 – 2010


Post Graduate Diploma in Business Studies (PGD) Business Studies,

(Rivers State University of Science and Technology,

P.M.B 5080 Port-Harcourt, Nigeria).                                                               1996 – 1998


Bachelor of Technology (B-Tech) Urban & Regional Planning, (Department of Urban and Regional Planning Rivers State University of Science and Technology, P.M.B 5080, Port-Harcourt, Nigeria).                                                                                       1987-1992




  • Bello, Yekinni Ojo and Uboegbulam, Gideon C (2017) Conceptualising the Relationship between Religion Tourism, Social and Economic Development in Nigeria, International Journal of Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism (A Publication of the Department of Hospitality Management and Tourism, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria) 1 (1) 136-146


  • Gideon C. Uboegbulam and Tshedi M. Naong (2017) Swine Marketing Model and Profit Maximization in Free State of South Africa, International Journal of Management and Applied Science, ISSN: 2394-7926, 3 (1): 84-94


  • Gideon C. Uboegbulam and Shittu, Bolaji Mojeed (2017) Tax Incentives and Profitability of Hotel Business in South – South, Nigeria, Journal of Business and Economy. 9(1), 78 – 100


  • Bright C. Opara and Gideon C. Uboegbulam (2016) The Nigeria Perspective of Children’s impact on Purchase Decision Making for Durable Goods International Journal of Arts and Sciences, CD-ROM. ISSN: 1944-6934, 09 (01): 39-48


  • Gideon C. Uboegbulam and Justitia O. Nnabuko (2016) Spousal Influence and Family Purchase Decision Making for Durable Goods Among Selected Ethnic Groups in Nigeria, Quarterly Journal of Contemporary Research ( A Publication of the Federal University, Otuoke) 4, (1 & 2) 129-140


  • Anwuri, P.N. and Uboegbulam, G.C. (2016) Work Status and Turnover Intentions on Hotel Employees in Rivers State, Best International Journal for African Universities Volume 3, Number 2 April 2016


  • Gideon C Uboegbulam and Justitia O. Nnabuko (2016) Adolescent and Family Purchase Decision Making for Durable Goods Among Three Ethnic Groups of Nigeria, West African Journal of Business and Management Sciences (Nigerian Edition) Vol. 5, No. 2, Owerri


  • Bright C. Opara and Gideon C. Uboegbulam (2015) Empirical Study of Family Purchase Decision for Durable Goods: The Nigeria Experience, International Journal of Arts and Sciences, CD-ROM. ISSN: 1944-6934


  • Gideon C. Uboegbulam And Bright C. Opara (2015) Cultural Influence and Purchase Decision for Durable Goods in Nigeria, Journal of Business Administration and Management. Volume 10, No.1 2015 Devon Science Company, Nigeria


  • Gideon C. Uboegbulam, and Bright C. Opara (2011) Assessment of Trade

Liberalization Impact on Rubber Production: The Nigeria Experience, The Business Master, Journal of the faculty of Business Studies, Vol. 2, Nos. 1&2, Port Harcourt


  • Bright C. Opara, Uboegbulam, Gideon Chukwunwem (2011) Analysis of Nigeria Trade Liberalization Impact on Cocoa Product, Proceedings of International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities, Vol. 2 No. 5, Pan African Book Company, Ghana.


Articles Sent Out for Publication


  • Culture and Hospitality Management Among Selected Ethnic Groups of Nigeria


  • Tourism and Hospitality Management – Prospect for Economic Development in Nigeria



Employment History


Institution                               Department of Hospitality Management and Tourism,

University of Port-Harcourt, Nigeria (2011 – )

Position                                   Lecturer

Duties                                      Lectures In: Tourism Planning & Development; Tourism &                                      Hospitality Marketing; Nigerian Tourism & Hospitality                                                        Management; Event Management; International                                                                  Tourism & Hospitality Management, and Introduction to                                                            Hospitality Management nad Tourism


Institution                               Department of Marketing

Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port-                                                    Harcourt, Nigeria (2004 to 2010)


Position                                   Lecturer Assistant


Duties                                      Lectured In: Elements of marketing, Industrial marketing, Retail and Wholesale marketing, consumer   behaviour, Management Information System, Entrepreneurial Development


Institution                               G-Glad and Sons (NIG) LTD (1994 – 2003)


Position                                   Operation Manager


Duties:                                     Control and supervise all company projects (Rural               Electrification, Water Projects, Building       Constructions,             Quality Control, Material Purchasing).



Institution:                  Uninny Supermarket (NIG) LTD

(1992 – 2000)


Position:                      Manager


Duties:                         Supervised sales staff, weekly stock taking, co-ordinating between                                      the managing director and staff.


Institution:                  Rhoda Heartfelt Comprehensive

Secondary School (2000 – 2003)


Position:                      Secretary, Board of Governors


Duties:                         Calls for board meetings, take minutes of meetings, co-ordinate between the board and the school.




  • Membership: National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (2013 till Date)
  • Membership: National Community Policing Campaign, Nigeria. (2009-Till Date)
  • Membership: International Research and Development Institute, Research and Development Network (2016 -)





  • Department of Marketing, Faculty of Management Sciences, Rivers State University 2017 Academic Conference, Faculty of Law Conference Hall, Rivers State university, 3rd – 4th May 2017 Port Harcourt
  • National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN) 2017 Marketing Conference, 2nd November 2017, Hotel Presidential Port Harcourt.
  • International Institution of Engineers and Researchers, International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research & Practice, 9th – 10th November 2016, Johannesburg South Africa
  • International Conference on Research and Innovation for Sustainable Development, Nov. 30 – Dec. 3, 2015, Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities, August 23 – 26, 2011, Salle Audio Viselle, Universite Nationale Du Benin Abomey-Calavi, Cotonou, Republic of Benin
  • National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria, July 9, 2014, Berverly Hills Hotel Port Harcourt
  • Centre for Statistical Analysis and Research, July 18 – 20 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa.




  • Computer Literate
  • Word processing using MS-Word
  • Internet literate.
  • Using Arco bat Reader(pdf)
  • And more of Internet Browser.




Traveling, Research, Football and Reading.





Dr. G. A Okwandu

Department of Marketing,

Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Nkpolu Oroworukwo

  1. M. B. 5080 Port Harcourt, Rivers State

Cellphone No.: 08033413988


Prof. J. O. Nnabuko.

Dean, Faculty of Business Administration

Unversity of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Nigeria

Cellphone: +2348033425193


Prof. S. E. Kalu

Department of Marketing,

University of Port Harcourt, Choba,

Rivers State

Cellphone:  08033365787