The University of Aberdeen
RM 170, Fraser Noble Building
School of Engineering
University of Aberdeen
Emmanuel graduated from the Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi Nigeria, with bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering in 2009 as the best graduating student from the department of Civil Engineering. He proceeded to the University of Ibadan to obtain a master’s degree in Structural and Materials Engineering in 2015 as the best graduating Masters student . Towards the end of his studies in Ibadan, he was awarded TETFund scholarship to The University of Sheffield UK, where he finished a second master’s degree in Structural Engineering with bias in Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics in 2016. He then embarked on a PhD at the University of Aberdeen, UK in 2018. He is a Chartered Civil Engineer (COREN), a Member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers. Emmanuel is currently investigating the innovative use of natural fibres for producing environmentally friendly concrete. His Doctoral research is being sponsored by the Nigerian Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF). He won the University of Aberdeen 3-Minutes Thesis for 2018 and went on to represent the University through to the last round of the UK-semi finals of the competition. He is passionate about public engagement, teaching and adding value to students. He is also a jazz trumpeter and saxophonist and relaxes with his music during his spare time.
STUDENT ASSISTANT for Geotechnics (EA3027) AND Engineering Mechanics (EG1510)