Dr. Isidore Udoh
Assistant Professor
Health Sciences and Physical Education
College of Education
(773) 442-5572
Courses Taught
HSCI 212: Consumer Health
HSCI 307 Human Diseases
HSCI 312 Current Health Concepts
HSCI 314 Principles of Epidemiology in Health Education
Research Interests
Disease prevention; Global health Disparities, Conflicts, Ecological determinants of health

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Collge of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University

Ph.D.:  North Dakota State University, College of Education and Human Development (HIV Prevention)

JCL: Catholic University of American, School of Canon Law (Workers' Right to a Just Wage)

M.A.: DePaul University, Health Communication

B.Th.:Pontifical Urbanian University, Rome, Italy, Theology, Magna cum Laude

B. Phil.: Pointifical Urbanian University, Rome, Italy, Philosophy, Magna cum Laude

Selected Publications

Udoh, I.A. (2013). A Qualitative Review of Militancy, Amnesty, and Peace Building in Nigeria's Niger Delta. PEACE RESEARCH: The Canadian Journal of Peace and Conflict Studies, 45(1), 63-93.

Udoh, I.A., Mantell JE, Kelvin E. Adams-Skinner, J. (in press). The influence of religion and culture on HIV transmission in the Niger Delta of Nigeria. Journal of Religion and Health.

Udoh, I.A., & Ibok, M.S. (2014). Manipulative and coercive power and the social-ecological determinants of violent conflict in the Niger Delta of Nigeria. African Conflict and Peacebuilding Review, 4(1), 60-94.

Udoh, I.A. (2013). Globalization and its discontents. Explorations in Adult Higher Education, 2, 46-49.

Udoh, I.A. (2013). Oil, migration and the political economy of HIV/AIDS prevention in Nigeria's Niger Delta.  International Journal of Health Services, 43(4). 681-697.

Udoh, I.A., Mantell, J.E., Sandfort, T., & Eighmy, M.A. (2009). Potential pathways to HIV/AIDS transmission in the Niger Delta of Nigeria: Poverty, migration and commercial sex.  AIDS Care, 21(5), 567-574.



Selected Performances

"Oil, Pollution, and the Political Economy of Violent Conflict in Nigeria's Niger Delta." DePaul University MPH Spring Colloquium, April 24, 2013

"Oil, Environment and health: A review of the 2011 UNEP report on pollution in the Niger Delta." A Workshop for 15 host communities to oil production and executives of oil multinationals in the Niger Delta, Port Harcourt, Nigeria, December 19-20, 2011.

"Oil exploration and health: Analysis of Responses to pollution in Ecuador, Nigeria, and Indonesia." Seminar presentation at the NEHS Center for Environmental Health in Northern Manhattan, Columbia University, New York, November 11, 2011.


Visiting Assistant Professor, School for New Learning, DePaul University, 2011-2015

Affiliated Faculty, Health Communication M.A. Program, DePaul University, 2014-

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