Biology Department

Dr. Chioma Oringanje

Teaching Professor, Biology

Dr. Chioma Oringanje teaches anatomy and physiology, non-majors biology, and microbiology. Her graduate work focused on insect molecular biology and involved exploring strategies for controlling mosquitoes and the diseases they transmit via gene manipulation. Beyond teaching, she takes part in conducting systematic reviews on various interventions, mostly health-care related, aimed at promoting evidence-based practice.


  • BS & MS, Microbiology, University of Calabar, Nigeria
  • Ph.D. Entomology/Insect Science, University of Arizona