Assistant Professor of Legal Practice
LL.B. (Rivers State University of Science & Technology, Port Harcourt);
LL.M. (University of Dundee, Scotland);
Ph.D. Candidate (The University of Western Australia)
Prof. Justice Nyema Nwabueze holds Bachelor of Laws Degree from the Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, Nigeria and a Master of Laws Degree in Petroleum Law and Policy (With Distinction) from the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee, United Kingdom. He is currently completing the PhD in Law at the University of Western Australia. A distinguished scholar of immense pedigree, he has won several international accolades and awards including the Australian Government International Research Training Program scholarship, University of Western Australia Postgraduate Scholarship Award, University of Western Australia Safety Net Scholarship Award, Bentley University, USA full tuition (72, 730 USD) Deans award and the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) full Scholarship award for LLM at the University of Dundee, United Kingdom. Justice’s research interests are in the international aspects of trade, energy and environmental law. He was also the best graduating student in the department of Private and Property Law, Rivers State University, Nigeria.