Dr. Okechukwu Amah

Dr Okechukwu Amah - IWFI

Dr Okechukwu Amah facilitates sessions in Management Communication, Human Resources, Leadership and Human Behavior in Organizations at Lagos Business School. Earlier, he was a part-time lecturer at the Lagos State University, where he taught MBA students Organizational Behavior, Organizational Theory, Business Policy and Management. He has also facilitated sessions in customized programs for NLNG, and actively reviews articles for the annual meetings of the American Academy of Management and Southern Management Association. Dr Amah obtained his first degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Ibadan, MBA and PhD from the University of Benin. He started his career as a petroleum engineer with Texaco Overseas Nigeria Limited, where he held such key positions as District Petroleum Engineer and Assistant District Manager in charge of drilling, production and support services. He assumed the position of Production Manager before the company merged with Chevron Nigeria Limited. He thereafter joined Chevron Nigeria Limited and held other pivotal positions in the organization before moving on.


Currently, Dr Amah is researching work/family conflict and facilitation, employee engagement relationships, as well as organizational citizenship and servant leadership behavior in Nigeria. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, Nigerian Academy of Management, American Academy of Management, Society of Human Resources Management and Southern Management Society.