Dr. Jacinta Ifeoma Obidile

Dr. Jacinta Ifeoma Obidile is a SENIOR LECTURER in TECHNOLOGY AND VOCATIONAL EDUCATION Department, Faculty Of Education in Nnamdi Azikiwe University

Dr. Jacinta Ifeoma Obidile

Staff Profile

Dr. Jacinta Ifeoma Obidile is a senior lecturer in the Department of Technology and Vocational Education, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. She had her B Sc(Ed), M Sc(Ed) and Ph D in the Department of Technology and Vocational Education. Dr Obidile is a vibrant lecturer who takes interest in reading, writing and conducting research studies. She has written and published several articles both at local and international levels. She has attended several academic conferences at local, regional and international fora where she presented her academic research studies. She has served the university in different committee. She was the pioneer coordinator of Entrepreneurial Studies in the School of General Studies, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.

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Technology And Vocational Education, Faculty Of Education, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.
Faculty/Unit:
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
Department/Sub-Unit:
TECHNOLOGY AND VOCATIONAL EDUCATION

Academic Qualifications

Degrees / Basic Certificates
1Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. (Doctor of Philosophy, October, 2017)
November, 2013 to October, 2017
Ph. D Business Education (Accounting)
2Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. (Master Degree, January, 2013)
October, 2010 to January, 2013
M. Sc(Ed) Business Education (Accounting)
3Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. (Bachelor Degree, July, 2006)
October, 2001 to July, 2006
B. Sc(Ed) Business Education (Accounting)

Relevant/Working Experience

1Lecturer, Department Of Technology And Vocational Education, Faculty Of Education, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria
June, 2010 to Present
2NYSC Teacher, Basic Secondary School, Okwe, Asaba
March, 2008 to March, 2009

Creative Output

Book Chapters
1Obidile, J. I. & Ogbara, S.. (2021, June) Entrepreneurial Skill Development in J. I. Obidile, N. C. Ojiagu & O. C. Ojiaku (Eds.), Innovative Concepts in Entrepreneurship, Awka: Fides Media Ltd., pp 361-375
2Obidile, J. I. & Okorafor, A. O.. (2018, October) Establishing A New Business in J. I. Obidile (Ed.), Entrepreneurial Studies for University Students, Awka: Fab Publishers Ltd., pp 89-101
3Obidile, J. I. & Iliemena, R.. (2018, October) Financial And Records Management in J. I. Obidile (Ed.), Entrepreneurial Studies for University Students. Awka: Fab Publishers Ltd., pp 128-141
Journal Articles
1Obiefuna, B.A.C; Obidile, J. I.. (2022, March), "Entrepreneurship Culture: An Intervention Mechanism for Youth Unemployment", International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Growth Evaluation, Vol. 3, (Issue 2), pp 104-108
2Obidile, J. I.; Nwankwo, P. N.; Opara, L.. (2022, July), "Determination of factors affecting the growth and survival of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Anambra State", International Journal of education Humanities and Social Science, Vol. 5, (Issue 3), pp 162-171
3Obidile, J. I.. (2021, March), "Creating Effective Teaching And Learning In The Classroom Through Problem Based Teaching Method (PBTM): Guidance For Accounting Teachers In The Developing Countries", Journal of Education, Society and Behavioural Science, Vol. 34, (Issue 1), pp 103-112, Journal of Education, Society and Behavioural Science
4Eze, T. I., Nwakanma, S. & Obidile, J. I.. (2021, March), "Teaching And Supervision As Determinants Of Post-Graduate Studies Completion Time In Vocational And Technical Education Programmes In South-South Nigerian Universities", Journal of Education, Society and Behavioural Science, Vol. 34, (Issue 1), pp 18-29, Journal of Education, Society and Behavioural Science
5Obidile, J. I.. (2021, July), "Challenges of teaching and learning of accounting in the pandemic era in public tertiary institutions in Anambra State", Journal of Association of Vocational and Technical Educators of Nigeria, Vol. 27, (Issue 1), pp 63-78
6Eze, T. I., Obidile, J. I. & Okotubu, J. O.. (2020, April), "Effect Of Cognitive Apprenticeship Instructional Method On Academic Achievement And Retention Of Auto Mechanics Technology Students In Technical Colleges In Delta State", European Journal of Education Studies, Vol. 6, (Issue 11), pp 180-190, European Journal of Education Studies
7Eze, T. I., Obidile, J. I. & Akamobi, O. G.. (2020, January), "Relative Effectiveness Of Constructivism And Meta-learning Teaching Methods On Students' Academic Achievement And Retention In Basic Electricity In Technical Colleges", European Journal of Training and Development Studies, Vol. 7, (Issue 1), pp 55-63, European Journal of Training and Development Studies
8Eze, T. I., Obidile, J. I. & Okotubu, J. O.. (2020, June), "Effect Of Gender On Students' Academic Achievement And Retention In Auto Mechanic Technology In Technical Colleges In Delta State, Nigeria", London Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Sciences, Vol. 20, (Issue 1), pp 25-32, London Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Sciences
9Eze, T. I., Ekon, M. G. & Obidile, J. I.. (2020, March), "Effect Of Edutainment Instructional Approach On Students' Academic Achievement And Retention In Building Technology In Technical Colleges", International Research in Higher Education, Vol. 5, (Issue 1), pp 34-42, International Research in Higher Education
10Obidile, J. I., Obi, O. C. & Ikpat, N. H.. (2020, July), "Technical Vocational Education And Training (TVET): Tool For Combating Insecurity In Nigeria", International Journal of Vocational and Technical Education Research (IJVTER), Vol. 6, (Issue 3), pp 21-28, International Journal of Vocational and Technical Education Research (IJVTER)
11Eze, T. I., Nwakanma, S. & Obidile, J. I.. (2020, December), "Post-Graduate Studies Completion Time In Vocational And Technical Education Programmes In South-South Nigerian Universities: Students' Related Determinants", International Journal of Vocational Education and Training Research, Vol. 6, (Issue 2), pp 34-40, International Journal of Vocational Education and Training Research
12Obidile, J. I. & Obi, O. C.. (2020, January), "Assessment Of Adequacy, Availability And Extent Of Utilization Of Instructional Materials In The Teaching Of Business Studies In Secondary Schools In Anambra State", African Research Review, Vol. 14, (Issue 1), pp 52-60, AFRREV
13Obidile, J. I. & onyeagba, J. N.. (2019, June), "Business Education In The E-world: Challenges And The Way Forward", US-China Education Review A, Vol. 9, (Issue 6), pp 267-272, US-China Education Review A
14Obidile, J. I. & Ikpat, N. H.. (2019, October), "Identification Of Challenges Confronting Business Education Student Teachers During The Teaching Practice Programme For Optimum Teacher Development", UNIZIK Journal of Education Graduates, Vol. 6, (Issue 1), pp 236-245
15Obidile, J. I. & Eze, P. C.. (2018, November), "Perceived effectiveness of instructional strategies for teaching Business Studies in secondary schools in Anambra State", UNIZIK Journal of Education Graduates, Vol. 5, (Issue 1), pp 34-40
16Obidile, J. I. & Uzoekwe, H. E.. (2018, August), "Revitalization Of The Technical And Vocational Education (TVE) Programmes For Youth Empowerment In Nigeria", International Journal of Vocational Education and Training Research, Vol. 4, (Issue 1), pp 45-47, International Journal of Vocational Education and Training Research
17Eze, T. I. & Obidile, J. I.. (2018, February), "Entrepreneurship Education: Challenges And Prospects", Journal of Education and Practice, Vol. 9, (Issue 20), pp 22-24, Journal of Education and Practice
18Obidile, I. J. & Uzoekwe, H. E.. (2018, September), "Effects Of Discussion Method Of Teaching On Students' Academic Achievement In Accounting In Secondary Schools In Anambra State, Nigeria", International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies (IJIRAS), Vol. 5, (Issue 9), pp 105-109, International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies (IJIRAS)
19Obidile, J. I. & Uzoekwe, H. E.. (2018, September), "Influence Of Gender On Accounting Students' Academic Achievement And Retention In Secondary Schools In Anambra State, Nigeria", African Journal Research Review, Vol. 12, (Issue 4), pp 87-94, African Journal Research Review
20Obidile, J. I.. (2018, December), "Strategies For Improving Technical And Vocational Education (TVE) Programme To Reduce Unemployment In Nigeria", NAU Journal of Technology and Vocational Education, Vol. 3, (Issue 1), pp 1-10
21Obidile, J. I., Amobi, S. C. & Uzoekwe, H. E.. (2017, January), "Assessment of Entrepreneurial Skills Acquired by Graduating Business Education Students in South East Nigeria", International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies, Vol. 4, (Issue 1), pp 322-325
22Obidile, J. I., Amobi, S. C., Uzoekwe, H. E. & Akuezuilo, J. A.. (2017, February), "Perceived Factors Influencing Academic Performance Of Students In Accounting In Secondary Schools In Anambra State", IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS), Vol. 22, (Issue 2), pp 96-99, IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS)
23Eze, T. I., Ezenwafor, J. I. & Obidile, I. J.. (2016, June), "Effects Of Problem-based Teaching Method On Students' Academic Performance And Retention In Financial Accounting In Technical Colleges In Anambra State", Scholars Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Vol. 4, (Issue 6), pp 634-639, Scholars Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
24Eze, T. I., Ezenwafor, J. I. & Obidile, J. I.. (2016, November), "Effect Of Gender On Students' Academic Performance And Retention In Accounting In Technical Colleges", British Journal of Education, Society & Behavioural Science, Vol. 18, (Issue 4), pp 1-9, British Journal of Education, Society & Behavioural Science
25Okorafor, P. N., Obidile, J. I., Okorafor, A. O. & Uduanochie, C. A.. (2015, April), "Understanding Women's Position In Education: The Nigerian Experience", Educational Leadership and Policy Journal, Vol. 46, (Issue 3), pp 281-293
26Obidile, I. J.. (2014, October), "Vocational And Technical Education (VTE) In The 21st Century: The Way Forward", NAU Journal of Technology and Vocational Education, Vol. 1, (Issue 1), pp 1-6, NAU Journal of Technology and Vocational Education
27Nwazor, J. C. & Obidile, I.. (2014, October), "Quality Assurance For Distributive Teacher Education In Nigeria Through Information And Communication Technology", NAU Journal of Technology and Vocational Education, Vol. 1, (Issue 1), pp 100-106, NAU Journal of Technology and Vocational Education
28Obidile, I. J.. (2013, October), "Perceived Accounting Teachers' Roles For Integrating ICT Facilities In The Teaching Of Accounting", Journal of Vocational and Adult Education (JOVAE), Vol. 8, (Issue 1), pp 62-68, Journal of Vocational and Adult Education (JOVAE)
29Ndinechi, G. I. & Obidile, I. J.. (2013, June), "Strategies Considered Effective For Teaching Accounting In Tertiary Institutions In Anambra State", The Official Journal of Nigerian Accounting Association (NAA), Vol. 4, (Issue 2), pp 133-143
30Uzoekwe, H. E., Akuezilo, J. A., Ezeobi, G. & Obidile, I.. (2012, July), "Study Habits As A Necessary Tool For Examination Success Among Secondary School Students", UNIZIK Orient Journal of Education, Vol. 6, (Issue 1), pp 39-46, UNIZIK Orient Journal of Education

Academic Leadership Qualities

Editorships
1Editor, "Innovative Concepts in Entrepreneurship" (May, 2021)
2Editor, "International Journal of Vocational & Technical Education Review (IJVOCTER)" (September, 2021)
3Editor, "Global Journal of Research" (November, 2021)
4Editor, "UNIZIK Journal of Education Graduates" (October, 2019)
5Editor, "International Journal Of Vocational Education And Training Research. Science Publishing Group, USA." (September, 2018)
6Editor, "Entrepreneurial Studies for University Students" (February, 2018)
Reviewerships
1Reviewer, "Journal of Education for Teaching" (August, 2022)
2Reviewer, "European Conference on Education" (October, 2018)
3Reviewer, "International Academic Forum (IAFOR)" (June, 2018)
Contributions to the University/Society
1Member, "Departmental SIWES Coordinator" (February, 2022 to November, 2022)
2Member, "Faculty of Education Committee on Teachers' Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN)" (July, 2021 to November, 2022)
3Member, "Committee on Demerging Technology and Vocational Education Department" (October, 2021 to November, 2022)
4Secretary, "Departmental Board Secretary" (February, 2019 to October, 2021)
5Member, "Faculty of Education Committee on Teachers' Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN)" (April, 2019 to June, 2021)
6Member, "Faculty of Education Examination Misconduct Committee" (April, 2019 to November, 2022)
7Member, "Departmental Committee on Course Rationalization" (June, 2019 to July, 2020)
8Member, "Departmental Accreditation Committee (Business Education)" (July, 2018 to February, 2019)
9Member, "Faculty of Education Welfare Committee" (August, 2018 to April, 2019)
10Member, "Workshop Committee" (February, 2017 to March, 2019)
11Member, "Direct Teaching and Learning Cost Committee" (February, 2017 to March, 2019)
12Member, "ICT officer" (March, 2017 to March, 2019)
13Course Adviser, "PGDE Programme" (March, 2017 to November, 2022)
14Coordinator, "School of General Studies (GS)" (October, 2017 to October, 2021)
15Dual Appointment, "Department of Entrepreneurship Studies" (April, 2016)
16Member, "Faculty of Education Welfare Committee" (March, 2015 to July, 2018)
17Member, "Committee on creation of data base for the Department" (October, 2014 to March, 2017)
18Staff Adviser, 100 level students of Business Education, "Academic Staff Adviser" (October, 2014 to February, 2019)
19Member, "Departmental Accreditation Committee (Business Education)" (October, 2014 to June, 2018)

Membership of Professional/Relevant Bodies

1Professional Member, "Association of Vocational and Technical Educators of Nigeria (AVTEN)" - AVTEN/MB/189 (member since 2021), https://www.avten.org.ng
2Fellow Member, "Integrated Business School" - IBSNG 05095/2021 (member since 2021), https://www.ibsng.com.ng
3Fellow Member, "African Educationist Project" - AEP. 0738 (member since 2021), https://aepng.com.ng
4Professional Member, "Association of Business Educators of Nigeria (ABEN)" - MABEN/0292 (member since 2013), https://abennigeria.net
5Professional Member, "Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN)" - AN/T/00423 (member since 2012), https://www.trcn.org.ng

Relevant Events Attended

Conferences
1"Annual International conference of Association of Vocational and Technical Educators of Nigeria", (Association of Vocational and Technical Educators of Nigeria (AVTEN)), 15th November, 2022 to 18th November, 2022; Akwanga, Nasarawa State
2"Annual Conference of the Association of Business Educators of Nigeria", (Association of Business Educators of Nigeria (ABEN)), 12th October, 2022 to 15th October, 2022; Amphitheatre, River State, Port-harcourt
3"Symposium on Scientific Research", (Gazi University, Turkey), 29th October, 2021 to 30th October, 2021; Zoom
4"Annual Conference of the Association of Business Educators of Nigeria", (Association of Business Educators of Nigeria (ABEN)), 13th October, 2021 to 15th October, 2021; Hall A, Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, Kogi State
5"Annual International conference of Association of Vocational and Technical Educators of Nigeria", (Association of Vocational and Technical Educators of Nigeria (AVTEN)), 20th September, 2021 to 24th September, 2021; Prof. Salami Hall, Faculty of Education, University of Benin, Benin city
6"International Council on Education for Teaching (ICET) Conference", (International Council of Teachers), 9th July, 2019 to 11th July, 2019; Glenburn Lodge and Spa, Muldersdrift, South Africa
7"London International Conference on Education (LICE)", (Cambridge University), 10th December, 2018 to 13th December, 2018; Moller Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge University, UK
8"International Conference on Higher Education", (Faculty of Education, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka), 18th April, 2016 to 22nd April, 2016; Auditorium UNIZIK
9"Annual Conference of the Association of Business Educators of Nigeria", (Association of Business Educators of Nigeria (ABEN)), 13th October, 2015 to 17th October, 2015; New Auditorium, Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, Osun State
10"National Conference of the Faculty of Education", (Faculty of Education, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka), 17th September, 2014 to 20th September, 2014; Auditorium UNIZIK
11"Maiden National Conference of the Department of Educational Foundations", (Department of Educational Foundations, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka), 19th June, 2013 to 22nd June, 2013; Auditorium UNIZIK
12"National Conference of the Faculty of Education", (Faculty of Education, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka), 1st August, 2012 to 4th August, 2012; Auditorium UNIZIK
13"International Conference of the Association of Business Educators of Nigeria", (Association of Business Educators of Nigeria (ABEN)), Conference Hall of Bayelsa State Guest House, Maitama, Abuja
Workshop
1"4-Day Summer School workshop on Advanced Research Methods and Software Operation for Data Analysis", (African Higher Education and Research Observatory, UK), 2nd September, 2013 to 5th September, 2013; Stargate Hotel, Awka