EMERITUS PROFESSOR SILVANUS M. ANIKA
DVM, Dr.med vet (Giessen); MS, PhD (Cornell); FCVSN; FNES.
VETERINARY SURGEON / PHARMACOLOGIST / ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGIST
NAME: EMERITUS PROFESSOR SILVANUS MADUKA ANIKA
PRESENT POSITION: Chairman, University of Nigeria Consultancy
DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: February 8, 1943; at Ukpo in Anambra State
CONTACT ADDRESS: Faculty of Veterinary Medicine,
University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Phone +234 80 37175888 or +2348180804020
Ph.D (1979), Cornell University, Ithaca USA.
M.S (1977), Cornell University, Ithaca, USA.
Dr. med.vet. (1972), Justus Liebig University, Giessen West Germany.
Tierarzt (DVM) (1971) Justus Liebig University, Giessen, West Germany.
Higher School Certificate (1964) Dennis Memorial Grammer School, Onitsha.
Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (1962), College of the Immaculate Conception, Enugu.
Other Specialized Training
Gastroenterology Training Programme, Cornell University, USA 1979
European Course in Tropical Epidemiology, Berlin, Germany, 1990
Current Issues in Epidemiology, University of Cambridge, England, 1993
Fellow, College of Veterinary Surgeons, Nigeria (FCVSN)
Fellow, Nigerian Environmental Society, (FNES)
Fellow, Nigerian Conservation Foundation
8. TEACHING / PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE/UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATION
Emeritus Professor, UNN, February 2016
Dean, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, UNN, 1992 – 1994
Associate Dean, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, 1987 – 1988, 1991 – 1992
Head, Dept. of Physiology & Pharmacology, 1980 – 1983, 1987 –1990, 2004-2005; 2011-2012.
Professor of Pharmacology & Environmental Toxicology 1987 to date
9. RESEARCH ACTIVITIES
Control of Food Intake
Chemotherapy of African Trypanosomiasis
Environmental Toxicology (Pollution / detection, monitoring and control)
Vaccinology for Global Health (African Trypanosomosis).
10. PROFICIENCY IN FOREIGN LANGUAGES
A good command of written and spoken English and German.
Over 100 Scientific Publications and 4 Books
Attended and Presented Papers in over 30 International Conferences.
Squash, Tennis, Swimming, Music
University of Nigeria, Squash Coach, 1989 to 1994