Egwanwor Thankgod Chigenum

Egwanwor Thankgod Chigenum is a senior Lecturer.


Masters of Business Administration (MBA), Accountancy                        

Certificate – Computer Application                             

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) (Business Education) Accounting                    

General Certificate of Education (GCE)                                          

West African School Certificate (WASC)                                                   

First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC)                                                     


Associate Member, Nigerian Accounting Association (NAA)

Member, Nigerian Institute of Training and Development (NITAD)

Student Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)


Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt.

Lecturer II (2018 – Date)

Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt.

Assistant Lecturer (2012 -2018)                      

Rivers State College of Education, Port Harcourt.

Graduate Assistant (1996 -2012)          

Tantua International High School (1995 -1996)

Anambra State University of Technology, Enugu (NYSC), (1990-1991)

Administrative Experience

Financial Secretary

Rivers State College of Education                                       

Academic Staff Union (COEASU)


Department of Business/Secretary Studies                           

Rivers State University of Education

Examination and Time table Officer

Department of Business/Secretary Studies, Faculty of Business Studies, IAUE, Port Harcourt.                            

Male Hall Warden

Ignatius Ajuru University of Education

St.John’s Diobu Campus, Port Harcourt                    

Other University Responsibilities

Teaching Practice (TP) Coordinator

Faculty of Business

Rivers State University of Education                                   

Departmental Teaching Practice Coordinator                       

Result computation Officer (300 level)                                  

Faculty Workshop/Training/Conference

Committee (member)                                                          

Departmental Part Time & Sandwich Coordinator      

Faculty Conference/Seminar/Workshop Committee             


Awards and Prizes:

  • Dean’s Award for best Graduating Student

Faculty, Technical and Science Education                      

Rivers State University of Science & Technology, P.H                            

  • Award of Honour, National Union of  Ikwerre Students (NUIS)    

Courses Taught

Principles of Accounting I:                          ACC 111    Regular One Hundred Level

Principles of Accounting II:               ACC 121    Regular One Hundred Level

Business Statistics                             FMS 221    Regular Two hundred Level

Financial Accounting II                      ACC 221    Regular Two Hundred Level

Cost Accounting I:                             ACC 311 Regular Three Hundred Level

Cost Accounting I:                             ACC 311 Part Time Three Hundred Level

Cost Accounting I:                             ACC 312 Regular B.Sc. Three Hundred Level

Cost Accounting II                             ACC 321   Regular Three Hundred Level

Quantitative Analysis in Business:       ACC 313   Regular Three Hundred Level

Business Research Methods and Stat:  ACC 324 Regular Three Hundred Level

Seminar Supervision                          ACC 325 Regular Three Hundred Level

SIWES Supervision                            BIT 312    Regular Three Hundred Level

Research Project:                               ACC 423   Regular Four Hundred Level

Research Experience

  • Environmental Cost Accounting and Financial Performance of Listed Oil and Gas Companies in Nigeria. Ignatius Ajuru University Of Education ongoing  D Research Thesis
  • Supervision of Undergraduate projects
  • Perception of Teaching practice – Study of

Accounting and Management Students, Rivers State

University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt. 1990.

  • Budgeting and Budgetary Control in Manufacturing Industry. MBA Thesis. Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Nkpolu, Port Harcourt. 2008.


Text Books

  1. Egwanwor, T. C. (2005). Financial Accounting, Principles and Practice

Port Harcourt: Lucokozim Nigeria Ltd

  1. Abadom, F. A. & Egwanwor, T. C. (2005). Basic Research Principles for Management, Social Sciences and Education.

Port Harcourt: Lucokozim Nigeria Ltd.

  1. Egwanwor, T. C. (2005). Cost Accounting, Principles and Practice.

Port Harcourt: Doval Ventures Ltd.

  1. Thom-Otuya V. C. & Egwanwor T. C (2007). Cost and Management

Accounting practice Approach. Port Harcourt: Doval Ventures Ltd.

Journal Articles:

Nwokocha, K. C. & Egwanwor, T. C. (2021). Dividend decisions and price earnings of first bank of Nigeria holding plc. Journal of Accounting, Marketing and Management Research 8 (2), 60-69

Abolo, P. A., Egwanwor, T., & Nwankwo, B. (2016). Effect of capital structure    

on profitability of  firms (A study of  selected insurance firms in Port Harcourt). Journal of Accounting and Business, 1 & 2(1), 37- 54.

Peter, S. A., Kwosah, C. D. & Egwanwor, T. (2017). Internal control practices

and financial statement quality of brewery firms in Nigeria. The Business Master,5(1),116-13

Egwanwor, T. C. & Thomas, I.E. (2022). Audit committee and earnings management: evidence from listed healthcare companies in Nigeria. International journal of Business and Law Research, 10(1):32-47.

Conferences Attended:

  • 1st Faculty of Business Education Conference held at Faculty of business Education, River State College of education, Port Harcourt, St John’s Campus, Aba Road, 5th – 6th
  • 2nd Faculty of Business Education Conference. Theme: Business Education as an Emerging tool for Preparing the youth for Self-employment: A Global perspective, held at the Faculty of Business Studies Conference hall, Rivers State college of Education, St John’s Campus, Port Harcourt, 29th – 31st 2008.
  • National Commission for colleges of education (NCCE) in collaboration with Education Trust Fund (ETF) ICT Training workshop. Theme: Capacity building workshop on the ICT for teaching and learning held in Efuru-Warri, 27th Feb – 6th March, 2011.
  • 1st Faculty of business Studies Colloquium, 1. Novelties in Research Methodologies 2. Creating a Synergy between the classroom and the industry, held at conference hall, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, St’ John’s Campus on 10th July, 2014.
  • University Training Workshop. Theme: The Nigerian Universities Electronic Teaching and Learning Platform, held at the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education ICT centre held on 20th – 24th July, 2016.
  • NAA Nigerian Accounting Association (Annual Conference) 2018.