University of Ilorin P.M.B. 1515, registrar@unilorin.edu.ng, +234810-848-3222

Name:  Udende Patrick
Status: Assistant Lecturer
Department: Mass Communication

 Mr. Patrick Udende is a lecturer in the Department of Mass Communication, Faculty of Communication and Information Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. Prior to his new appointment, he taught at Benue State University, Makurdi as an auxiliary staff. His research interest is Development Communication. Udende teaches among other courses, Cross-cultural Communication, History of Nigerian Mass Media, International Public Relations, News Reporting and Writing, Population Communication, Advanced and Specialised Reporting, and Techniques for Writing Public Speaking and Delivery. He is a member of the African Council for Communication Education (ACCE). His published work appears in international journals like Journal of Communication and Media Research, and African Journal for Communication Education. Udende has presented papers at Departmental, Faculty and National levels. He holds a Master of Arts in Mass Communication from Benue State University, Makurdi, Nigeria (2005), and a Bachelor of Arts also in Mass Communication from the same institution (1998).


Publications

 1.  Patrick Udende (2010) Internet access and use among students of the University of Ilorin, Nigeria Journal of Communication and Media Research, Department of Mass Communication, Delta State University, Abraka, Delta State, Nigeria This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Vol. 2 No. 1 April, 2010 Pages 33 – 42 ISSN:  2141 – 5277

2. Ternenge Samuel Ende, Patrick Udende (2011) Investing in Young People through Media Literacy The Nigerian Journal of Communication he Journal of the African Council for Communication Education (ACCE), Nigeria Chapter, Vol. 9, Number 1, 2011. Pages 54-81 ISSN: 1596 – 356x

3.  Patrick Udende (2011) Mass Media, Political Awareness and Voting Behaviour in the Nigeria’s 2011 Presidential Election Being a paper presented at the African Council for Communication Education (ACCE), Nigeria Chapter, at Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria from 20th-22nd September, 2011 Page 493 – 501

4.  Patrick Udende (2009) Problems of Aesthetics in Radio and Television Production: A Panacea Being a paper presented at the annual seminar organized by the Department of Mass Communication, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria on Thursday, December 3, 2009