Saviour Umoren is presently a Senior Lecturer and Head of the Department of Chemistry, University of Uyo, Nigeria. He obtained his B.S. degree in applied chemistry from the University of Jos, Nigeria in 1990 and his M.S. degree in polymer science and engineering and Ph.D. degree in polymer science from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria in 1997 and 2008, respectively. He was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at State Key Laboratory for Corrosion and Protection, Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China. Dr. Umoren’s research interest covers wide areas including polymer synthesis and characterization, additives in polymer, corrosion electrochemistry, and organic coatings. The research has been recognized by over sixty publications in national and international journals of repute. He has been a reviewer of more than thirty international reputable journals in his field of specialization. He is a Member of the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Chemistry, a publication of Scientific and Academic Publishing, USA. He is also a Member of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the International Society of Electrochemistry (ISE), the Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), the Institute of Chartered Chemists of Nigeria (ICCON), and the Polymer Institute of Nigeria (PIN) amongst others.
Biography Updated on 2 January 2012