Uzoma kingsley, PhD

A highly motivated Environmental Specialist with more than 12 years of technical, consulting and project management experiences in Africa, Europe, Japan and Canada working on wide range of projects related to the management of soil and vegetation ecosystems, environmental impact assessments, land remediation and reclamation, regulatory compliance, and environmental planning, conservation and protection in the oil and gas, mining and public sectors.

Education

Tottori University Japan

PhD, Environmental Science

Ghent University Belgium

BSc, MSc, Soil Science-Environmental Science

Project Fellow

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

February 2012 – Present (3 years 9 months)Ottawa, Canada Area

•Development of Best Management Practices (BMP’s) that facilitates compliance with Environmental Regulations.
•Development of environmental database tracking tools and procedures.
•Development of Environmental Indicators and Base-Levels to Strengthen Regulations on Canadian Environmental Protection Act, Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, and Canadian Ambient Air Quality Standards.
•Quantification carbon and nitrogen fluxes in reclaimed soils.
•Evaluation of options for accelerated soil carbon sequestration after land reclamation.
•Facilitation of technical innovation for environmental performance improvement and management.