Dr. Mrs. Chinwendu G. Umunnakwe

Umunnakwe, G. C. holds a doctoral degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Other institutions attended are, Imo State University, Owerri, Abia State University, Uturu and College of Education, Nsugbe,where she earned Master’s degree in Library and Information Science (MLS),Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) and National Certificate of Education (NCE)

 Umunnakwe, G. C. is currently the Coordinator, Processing Unit, of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) Library. Other library positions held include; Co-ordinator, Collection Development – Acquisitions 2012-2014, Sectional Head: Research, Training & Statistics Unit of the University Library 2010-2012; Co-ordinator, Library House Keeping Activities 2010-Date; Sectional Head: Documents Unit, 2008-2009, Sectional Head: Bibliographic Services Unit 2006 – 2007, Sectional Head: Documents Unit 2003 – 2005 and Deputy Head of Unit: Technical Services Unit 2001 – 2003.

She to her credit and service to the University has been a member of University/School Committees amongst which are; Member FUTO Journal Series, Member Quality Assurance Committee FUTO, Member career development in line to promote Gender Equality and Women Empowerment FUTO, Co-ordinator Taskforce Team on inventory of books donated to University, Secretary and member FUTNOTE Committee, Member SMAT Board Committees, Member SOSC Board committees etc.

Dr. Umunnakwe is a Certified Librarian, Member America Library Association (ALA) and member of the Nigerian Library Association (NLA). Has authored several peer reviewed articles in reputable local and international professional journals as well as presented papers/lectures at various librarianship fora.

She is matured, positive and hardworking individual, who always strives to achieve the highest standard possible, at any given task. She is honest, reliable and polite individual, well motivated and able to work on own initiative or as supportive team member with a sense of humour and a friendly approach. Hobbies include organizing Christian religious activities.