Hyginus EKWUAZI, PhD; Professor of Broadcasting & Film, Department of Theatre Arts, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. Adjunct Professor, SMC—School of Media & Communication, PAU—Pan Atlantic University, Lagos. Founding Consulting Director, NFI—National Film Institute, Jos; and former MD/CEO, NFC—Nigeria Film Corporation, Jos, Nigeria.
Courses taught at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels: film/TV/theatre studies; motion picture scripting & production; radio production; photojournalism; broadcast programme design & management; and broadcast economics & management.
Supervisory/advisory workload: supervised over 25 successful Masters theses/dissertations and 10 PhDs. Currently supervising 5 PhDs—all on film/broadcasting/media arts.
Publication profile: substantial body of journal articles on film/motion picture studies; creative works; books on film/ TV scripting/production. There is hardly any Nigerian university where these books on film/TV scripting/production are not among the prescribed texts.