Biology Department

Dr. Chioma Oringanje

Laboratory Support Services Manager, Biology Department

Her graduate work focused on insect molecular biology and involved exploring strategies for controlling mosquitoes and the diseases they transmit via gene manipulation. My interests include mosquito control and promoting evidence-based information on public health issues. Thus, a member of the Cochrane Collaboration; a not-for-profit organization that aims to promote well-informed decisions about health care by preparing and promoting the accessibility of systematic reviews of the effects of health care interventions.


  • B.S. University of Calabar (2005) in Microbiology
  • M.S. University of Calabar (2010) in Medical Parasitology
  • Ph.D. University of Arizona (2020) in Entomology/Insect Science