Experience

Work Experience

  • Lecturer, Yanbu University College, Saudi Arabia, 2011 – Date
  • Assistant Lecturer, Taraba State University, Jalingo, Nigeria, 2010 – 2011
  • Lecturer I, College of Education, Jalingo, Taraba State, Nigeria, 2001 – 2010
  • Teacher, Model Primary School, Jalingo, Taraba State, Nigeria, 2000 – 2001
  • Teacher (NYSC), Ododuma Secondary Commercial School, Itu, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria, 1999 – 2000
  • Student-Teacher, Hassan Primary School, Jalingo, Nigeria, 1993
  • Student-Teacher, Mafindi Primary School, Jalingo, Nigeria, 1991

Some Academic and Administrative Positions Held

  • Program Coordinator, Foundation Year, Yanbu English Language Institute, Septemeber 2017 – Date
  • Member, Editorial Advisory Board, TESOL Journal – 2016 – Date
  • Writing Centre Founding Coordinator, English Language Centre, Yanbu, March 2014 – October 2017
  • iBT TOEFL Test Centre Administrator – STN14184A, Yanbu University College, February, 2013  –  January 2014
  • Acting HOU, English Language Centre, Yanbu University College, May 2013 – August 2013
  • Examination Officer, Department of Applied Linguistics, Yanbu University College, 2011 – 2012
  • Member, Examination Committee, Yanbu University College, 2011 – 2013
  • Chairman, E-learning Committee, Department Applied Linguistics, Yanbu University College, 2011 – 2012
  • English Department Coordinator, Taraba State University, 2010 – 2011
  • Member, Congregation Business Committee, Taraba State University, 2010 – 2011
  • Member, Research & Publication Commtt., Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, Taraba State University, 2010 – 2011
  • Editorial Secretary, TSU Journal of Arts & Social Sciences, Taraba State University, 2010 – 2011
  • Editor, Jalingo Journal of Language and Literature (JAJOLL), 2010 – Date
  • Secretary, Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, C.O.E., Jalingo Chapter, 2008- 2010
  • Secretary, Association of Nigerian Authors, Taraba State Chapter, 2007 – Date
  • Member, Research and Publication Committee, College of Education, Jalingo, 2006 – 2010
  • Examination Officer, Department of English, College of Education, Jalingo, 2006 – 2010
  • Editorial Secretary, Jalingo Journal of Language and Literature (JAJOLL), 2003 – 2010

Membership of Professional Organizations

Some Consultancies

  • Coordinator/Test Administrator, Taraba State Literacy Enhancement Assistance Program, A Nigeria-USAID Program, 2002 – 2004
  • Monitoring Officer for Data Collection on Community Crime Control Conducted by CLEEN Foundation (of Lagos State, Nigeria) in Adamawa and Taraba States, Nigeria, 2007

Some Community Services

  • Founder & Chairman, Majidadi Education Initiatives, Jalingo, Nigeria, 2011 – Date
  • Presenter, ‘English by Radio,’ an educational program aired on Taraba State Broadcasting Services (TSBS), Jalingo, 2009 – 2010
  • Founder & Secretary, Movement for the Creation of Jalingo West Local Government Area, Taraba State, 2000 – Date