NsikakAbasi Etim – FESP Mentor

Name

NsikakAbasi Etim

 

Country

Nigeria

 

Profile

Dr. Nsikak-Abasi Etim holds Bachelor of Agriculture (First Class Honours) from University of Uyo, Nigeria. He earned a Master of Science in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He holds Doctorate in Resource and Environmental Economics from Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Nigeria. He is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, University of Uyo, Nigeria with 20 years teaching, research, mentoring and judging experience within and outside the university. Dr Etim has volunteered as a mentor for more than 20 international organizations and institutions across Africa, Europe and North America. He is passionate about motivating, inspiring and positively impacting the next generation of leaders. Dr Etim is an advisory mentor in the Queen’s Young Leaders Mentoring Program, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. He is also a mentor in the commonwealth mentorship program, United Kingdom. He is also a mentor in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM - U and the Junior Academy Programs) of the New York Academy of Science, USA where he coaches students on transportation, green textiles and health care projects. Dr Etim is serving as a mentor in Thought For Food (TFF) Academy, Colorado, USA where he guides agripreneur startups in business models, pitching and storytelling. Dr Etim is also a mentor with SeedStars, California, USA where he sharpens the skills and knowledge of early start-ups in the area of agriculture. He was selected by UNESCO to mentor and co-teach girls aged 10-18 years in the very first Technovation Idea Lab Summer 2020 season on the application of Artificial Intelligence in solving problems of climate change and health. Dr Etim was engaged by STEMi Makers Africa in Kuongoza program to mentor female STEM students in the University of Development Studies, Ghana; Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Malawi; Jomo Kenyatta University, Kenya.

 

Sector Experience

  • Agriculture
  • Education & Training

 

Competencies

  • Product Design and Development
  • Business Leadership

 

Social Media Links

LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/nsikak-abasi-etim-2153847a

Instagram/Twitter - @NsikakAbasiEti3