Dr Chinyere A. Mbaka graduated from the premiere University of Ibadan with an MA and PhD in Communication and Language Arts. Her first degree is in English Language from the prestigious University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Her area of specialty is Applied/Development Communication while her doctoral thesis is in health communication. Dr Mbaka’s research focuses on the influence of media and communication on behaviour and social change. Some of her areas of interest include health, gender, language, culture, women and children issues. She has published in local and international journals and has also presented academic papers in quite a number of conferences both within and outside Nigeria.
Development Communication, Media Studies
The application of communication processes and the media for development purposes and the effects of such applications on the people and the programmes.