Career Objective: To relate and work in an organization were I can utilize
all abilities to serve humanity and to be optimistic
in carrying out my duties.
First Name Charity
Date of Birth: 7th March 1978
Place of Birth: Rumuche
Home Town: Agba-Ndele
Local Government Area Emolga
State of Origin: Rivers State
Marital status: Married
Residential Address: No. 10 Edbridge Avenue, Rumuosi Farm Road. Port Harcourt
Contact Address Department of Fine and Applied Arts, Faculty of Humanities, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt.
Phone Number: 08035459603
Present Appointment Ignatius Ajuru University of Education Port- Harcourt
Date of Appointment 10 January ,2005
Present Position: Lecturer 1
Date of Last Appointment: 1st October, 2018
Position Sought Senior Lecturer
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES
University of Port Harcourt (Pre Doctorate)
University of Uyo, Uyo Akwa Ibom State 2005 – 2012
Rivers State College of Education Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt 1997 – 2001
Community Secondary School Rumuewhor 1989 – 1994
Universal Primary Education (UPE) Okwukwo-Etere Emohua 1983 – 1989
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION OBTAINED WITH DATES
- Pre Doctorate (Fine Arts and Design) 2017 –Date
- M.A Ed (Master of Art Education) 2012
- B.Ed (Fine Arts) 2001
- W.A.S.C 1995
- F.S.L.C 1989
RESEARCHES (THESIS AND DISSERTATION)
Chinnah, C. Adaptation of Emohua royal objects for interior Decoration of the Kings Palace using applique technique
Iwedi, C. (2012) The effect of textile design methodologies on secondary school student’ in Port Harcourt metropolis. An M. A. Dissertation in Fine Arts and Design submitted to the School of Graduate Studies, University of Uyo, Uyo , Akwaibom State, Nigeria.
Iwedi, C (2001) Cultural Symbols of Ikwerre on print. An undergraduate project work in the Department of Fine and Applied Arts, Rivers State college of Education, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt.
WORK EXPIRIENCE WITH DATES
Baptist Nursery and Primary Schools Rumuche Emohua (Teacher) 2001-2003
Igwe Ezea Momorial school Ozi Edem, Nzukka Enugu State (Teacher NYSC) 2003
Micheal Comprehensive College Iwofe Road Rumuolumeni Port Harcourt. (Teacher) 2004
Ignatius Ajuru University of Education Rumuolumeni,
Port Harcourt Graduate Assistant 2005-Date
RESPONSIBILITIES IN THE UNIVERSITY
FAA 011 General Drawing
FAA 012 Art Education
FAA 124 Basic Design
FAA 112 Art Education
FAA 222 Art Education
FAA 322 Art Education
FAA 111 General Drawing
FAA 112 Introduction to two Dimensional Art
FAA 115 Introduction to Art Education
FAA 212 Introduction to Textiles
FAA 222 Art Teaching Methodologies
FAT 3I3 Woven and Fabric Production.
FAT 323 Loom Construction and Fabric Production
FAT 324 Fashion Drawing and Illustrations.
FAT 411 Textile Theories, Moderm materials and methods
FAT 412 Dyeing and Printing
FAT 422 Fabric Production 1 and 11
- Supervision of project /long Essay and Practical
- Supervision of Teaching Practice Students
- Supervision of Industrial Training Students
- Lecture and Examination Time Table Officer (Department of Fine Applied Arts).
- Member Examination Monitoring Committee (Faculty of Humanities)
- Head Covid ‘19 Monitoring committee (Department of Fine and Applied Art).
- Member Art Education Committee (Department of Fine and Applied Arts)
- Member Gallery/E –Library Committee (Department of Fine and Applied Arts.)
- Member Examination Committee (Department of Fine and Applied Arts),
- Coordinator Students Industrial Training Experience (Department of Fine and Applied Arts).
OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES (OUTSIDE THE UNIVERSITY
Children Teacher (Rhema Baptist Church Rumuagholu)
Sunday Teacher (Rumuche Baptist Church Emohua).
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESIONAL BODIES
Society of Nigerian Artists (SNA- Member)
Rivers Indigenous Visual Artists (RIVA-Member)
Akalaka Circle of Artist (Member).
PUBLICATIONS (JOURNALS ARTICLES)
Iwedi, Charity. (2013). Design and technology Discourse the visual impact perspective, International of Advancement in Educational Methods and management VOL:3, (2) 20013
Iwedi, Charity. (2015). Material and Techniques as servant of Art inspiration. A Discourse: Port Harcourt Journal of History and Diplomatic Studies volume 2, No 1
Chinnah, C. (2018). Reapprasing Simiotics Theory and the construction of Pamela Cyril-Egware’s Textile “Waves of Cultural Harmony. Human capital development (HUCADE). A Research Journal on contemporary issues & Development. Vol. 7 no 1b., 67-73.
Chinnah, C. (2018). Sustaining Textile and fashion through vocational skill acquisition for entrepreneurial development in Nigeria. Port Harcourt Journal of history and diplomatic studies volume 5 no. 1., 389-4020
Chinnah, C. (2018), Structural guide on feasibility study for textile workshop for Entrepreneurial Empowerment: Port Harcourt Journal of History and Diplomatic Studies Vol 5 N (2). 2018
Chinnah, C. (2022) Ikwerre Architectural Wall Decoration, Application on Fabric for the Preservation of CULTURAL Values, Serbian Research Journal of Education; Humanities and Developmental Studies. Vol.12, NO 1a, ISSN: 1452-455.
Group Exhibition titled: The Niger Delta Web. An Art Exhibition of Life, Literature and Environment in honour of Prof. Tanure Ojaide of Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta. Canada (April, 2018).
Group Exhibition titled: Our Heritage. A tourism Exhibition of Arts in commemoration of Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary Celebration by Akalaka circle of Artist 2nd tourism show and awards Ceremony. (October,2020).
Group Exhibitions titled: Tales 0f the Rivers IV. An exhibition of Contemporary Arts. Organized by Rivers State Indigenous Artists in collaboration with the Nigerian Export Promotion (October,2020).
Group Exhibition titled: Innovations’ organized by students and lecturer of the department of fine and applied arts, Ignatius Ajuru University of education Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt. (Dec. 2016)
Group Exhibition titled: Bourgon II “Growing in Unison” organized by students and lecturer of the department of fine and applied arts, University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State (Dec. 2015).
Group Exhibition: Tales of our Dreams’ organized by students and lecturer of the department of fine and applied arts, Ignatius Ajuru University of education Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt. (Dec. 2013).
Group Exhibition titled: Expressing the realities of life organized by students and lecturers of the department of fine and applied arts, Ignatius Ajuru University of education, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt. (Sept. 2012) participant.
WORKSHOP AND CONFERENCES
Chinnah, Charity (2018). Mchine Knitting. Bruce Onobrakpeya Foundation, 20th Harmattan Workshop Agbara-Otor, Delta State. 18th February to March 2018
Chinnah, Charity (2019). Cloth as Niger Delta Cultural Symbol. Pamek Studio and Gallery in Collaboration with Omyeoma Research Publication, Paco Estate, Rumualogu, Port Harcourt. 30th September to 5th October 2019.
Chinnah, Charity (2021) Textile/Fashion. Bruse Onobrakpeya Foundation ,23rd Harmattan Workshop Agbara-Otor, Delta State. 15th to 28th August 2021.
Chinnah, Charity (2021) 5th International Training on Research Drafting and Publishing(TORMP) Organized by Eudoxia Research Center, India 30th October, 2021.
Chinnah, Charity (2021) International Training on Book writing and free book publication process (IPB-2021) Organized by Eudoxia Research Center, India, 19th to 30th August.
Chinnah, Charity (2021) International workshop on research methodology (WORAM) Organized by World Statistical Data Analysis Research Association (WSDA) powered by Eudoxia Research Center India,17th September to 2rd October, 2021.
Chinnah, Charity (2021) The Humanities and National Development in the New Normal World for participation at the 2rd International Conference of the Faculty of Humanities Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt, Nigeria 3th to 11th November, 2021.
Reading and listening to music
Dr. Sotonye Alleen Orubu
Head Department of Fine and Applied Arts,
Ignatius Ajuru University of Education
Dr. Pamela Isemikon Cyril-Egware
Senior Lecturer, Department of Fine Arts
And Design, University of Port Harcourt,
Prof. Kingdom Orji
Dean, Faculty of Humanities
Ignatius Ajuru University of Education
Rumuolumeni Port Harcourt