Dr. Nghargbu K’tso, a lecturer/researcher, is a Nigerian Medical Geologist who graduated in 2014 with distinction from The Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. His doctoral program was co-anchored by The University of Silesia in Poland, with Support from The Clinic of Balneology, College of Medicine, Nicholas Copernicus University in Torun, Poland. He is a recipient of many academic awards/grants, and in 2011 became a fellow of the Polish National Commission for UNESCO. Dr. Nghargbu is widely traveled and currently has to his credit one hundred and nine scholarly articles/artistic works. Currently, Dr. Nghargbu is the only African member on the Board of the International Environmental and Health Sciences Consortium (IEHSC). Apart from being the African and Middle East representative on the board of the International Society for Medical Hydrology and Climatology, he also chairs the Nigerian Chapter of The Polish Balneology and Physical Medicine Association and heads the Medical Geology Specialist Group in Nigeria. As of today, Dr. Nghargbu Heads the Linkages and International Cooperation at the Nasarawa State University in Keffi – Nigeria.
At the Directorate of Linkages we work towards capacity building for both the academic staff members and the students of Nasarawa State University through international partnerships. We work to facilitate academic research partnership between the units, the departments, the faculties and the research centres of Nasarawa State University with relevant bodies, including local and foreign universities, corporate bodies and donor organizations for mutual academic benefit. We work to facilitate students’ exchange programs, staff visiting fellowships and sabbaticals. In our quest to internationalize our academic programs, we work with our partners in the areas of designing and developing curricula for our various degree programs. Ultimately, we are making learning and teaching experiences to our students and academic staff at Nasarawa State University, more adventurous and enjoyable.
In our quest to be one of the 21st century University, we have established collaborations/partnerships with both national and international institutions, industries, organizations and renowned scholars globally.
Members of the academic community have established relationships with different institutions across the globe through scholarships from either the government of Nigeria or of their host Institution’s country.