Staff, Faculty of Humanties
English and Literary Studies
History and Diplomatic Studies
Christian Religious Studies
Anchor University, Lagos
Faculty of Humanties
Meet our staff
Dr. Stella KPOLUGBO
Dean, Faculty of Humanties
Had Primary education from 1972-1979 at Uvbi Primary school, Benin city.
Proceeded to St. Maria Goretti Girls’ Grammar school, Benin city, Edo state, from 1979-1984, where she obtained the West African School Certificate (WASC) in one sitting.
Obtained her 1st degree in English & Literature in the University of Benin, Benin city, from 1985-1989 (BA (Hons))
Served Nigeria as a Corper (NYSC) in Kaduna state between 1990-1991.
Employed as a Graduate Assistant in the Department of English & Literature, University of Benin, Benin city, on April 2nd, 1991, at the age of 23.
Proceeded to the University of Reading, England, September 1991 and obtained an MA Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) in October 1992.
Obtained an LLB (Hons) from the University of Benin, Benin city, 1999-2006.
Duly called to the Nigerian Bar in 2008 – Barrister at Law (BL).
Obtained a PhD in English (Stylistics) in 2013 from the University of Benin, Benin City.
Left University of Benin as a Senior Lecturer in 2011, for King Abdul-aziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where she taught the English Language from February 2012 to June 2017.
Returned to Nigeria in June 2017 and in July 2017, took up appointment with Anchor University, Lagos, as an Associate Professor of English in the Dept. of Languages& Linguistics till date.
Also appointed the Ag. Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Anchor University, Lagos, in July 2017 till date.
Started her career as a University Lecturer (at the tender age of 23) in April 1991 till date, spanningclose to three decades.
Published numerous articles, chapters in books, books at home and abroad.
A Writer, Author and Storyteller.
Facilitator and Teacher Trainer to some Publishers like EVANS Brothers Ltd and Nelson Publishers
ADR Practitioner and Facilitator on same (Negotiator and Mediator in Dispute Resolution).
Held numerous positions, served in and headed committees on several administrative matters from the past till date in both the University of Benin, Benin City, and Anchor University, Lagos.
Attended and participated in numerous professional conferences, workshops and seminars at home and abroad.
A passionate Motivational Speaker to members of the society, especially our youths.
Being a Role Model to our youths, especially to University undergraduates.
Giving necessary assistance to indigent students and members of her immediate community who fall within her purview of help.
Playing different roles within and outside the church with the vision of bringing many to the kingdom of God, for example as a Counsellor to the youths in particular, nurturing them in the way of the Lord.
Also delivering motivational and spiritual talks to different groups within and outside the church.