Profile Of Dr. Majesty K.C. Duru

Dr. Majesty K.C. Duru, is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Chemical Sciences (Biochemistry Unit), Rhema University, Nigeria. He is the Head of Biochemistry programmes in the institution. He holds a Ph.D in Environmental Biochemistry and Toxicology.

He is a member of Nigerian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (NSBMB), Nigerian Environmental Society of Nigeria (NESN), Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), Nutritional Society of Nigeria (NSN) and Institute of Cooperate Administration, Nigeria (ICA).

He has over 75 published articles, and two textbooks to his credit. He has attended over 42 scientific conferences (4 international, 30 national, and 8 local) with 39 conference papers presented and their abstracts duly published.

He has also been a recipient of different awards amongst which are the award of a Role Model in Biochemistry from National Association of Biochemistry Students (Imo State University Chapter, Nigeria), and the award of best Biochemistry Research (World Championship 2018; Evaluation of nutritional, anti-nutritional and some biochemical studies on Pleurotus squarrosulus (Mont.) singer using rats published by African Journal of Biochemistry Research) from International Agency for Standard Ratings.

In terms of community service and leadership, Dr. Majesty has vigorously served humanity in different capacity having occupied different leadership positions at different stages of his life till date. He has mentored numerous undergraduate students and over 15 M.Sc and Ph.D students. His research interests are in the areas of Nutritional/Environmental Biochemistry and Toxicology.

Dr. Majesty K.C. Duru, research interests are in the areas of Environmental/Nutritional Biochemistry and Toxicology.

In recognition of his outstanding performance, the Face of Arise Africa Award has singled out Dr Majesty Duru of Rhema University for special recognition &
Award during the upcoming Arise Africa Magazine Awards scheduled for 27th July at Full Moon Hotels Owerri.

In a Congratulatory message, Mr Ikechukwu Anyanwu - Publisher of Arise Africa magazine expressed his delight at the award being bagged by an Imo STAR and maintained that it well deserved
He adds, "Your selfless services has not gone unrecognized. This award is our way of encouraging you. We urge you to continue setting the pace"

Dr Majesty Duru is a devote Christian. He has received numerous awards, accolades for his vision, enterprise and selfless services.

He is a philanthropist, naturalist and a realist , but above all he is connected to God