Chairman of the Akwa Ibom State Land Use and Allocation Committee, Professor Esuh, who has been a University lecturer for over 25 years, has been appointed the 11th Head of the Department of Communication Arts, University of Uyo.
Information before #IbomTelegraph confirmed that Prof Esuh is an indigene of Uboro-Oro in Urue Offong Oruko Local Government Area and an alumnus of Methodist Boys’ High School Oron, obtained his PhD in Mass Communication, majoring in Advertising and Public Relations in 2001.
He is a distinguished Professor of Corporate and Marketing Communications and Applied Rhetoric. He has been consistently listed in Archiever’s Who’s Who in Nigeria for more than a decade.
Peter Esuh is the 50th Anniversary Distinguished Speaker Awardee of the Lions Club International District 404, Nigeria and also an Awardee of the International Academic Merit Award 2014.
He is also a Fellow of Institute of Corporate Administration of Nigeria, and was at some point Editor-in-Chief of Voice of Oro (2002); State Co-ordinator of International Institute of Journalism (2004 till date); State Co-ordinator of African Council for Communication Education (2005), and Co-ordinating Secretary of African Council for Communication Education, South-South Nigeria.
He is a visiting scholar in Mass Communication and Journalism to more than five Nigerian Universities and is currently the Editor-in-Chief “INNOVATION” – a University of Uyo Graduate School Journal.
Esuh holds membership in several professional bodies including Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), African Council for Communication Education (ACCE), International Society for Development and Sustainability (ISDS, Japan), Member of Amnesty International, Member, European Centre for Research, Training and Development UK, and Member, National Institute for Research and Development.
Prof Esuh is well published in local and international journals and has presented more than 50 papers in local and international conferences in Nigeria, Africa, Europe, Asia and the United States of America.