Dr. Patrick Okon


Dr. Patrick Edem Okon graduated from the famous University of St. Andrews, Scotland (popularly referred to as the Royal University in recognition of Prince Charles and Kate Middleton who were students there) in 2010 and the Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland (United Kingdom), in 2014. He holds Ph.D in Media Policy and Communication Studies, Masters of Letters in Film Studies, and Master of Arts in Pastoral and Social Communication. Before joining Covenant University as a Faculty Staff, he was lecturing at the Department of Theatre and Media Studies of the University of Calabar (Nigeria). His areas of research interest include media policy, communication studies, alternative/citizenship journalism, broadcast journalism, film studies, pastoral communication, and research method.