MANASSEH JOEL


MANASSEH JOEL
Designation: Professor
Email: manassehjoel@yahoo.com
Phone: 08032104329, 08171504455
Gender: Male

Biography

Surname:..........................JOEL
Others: .....................Manasseh
Sex:.....................Male
Marital status:.................Married
Number of children...................Two (2)
Date of birth:..................24th March, 1971
Home Town.....................Oje, Ogodu District,Omala LGA
Local Government Area:......................Omala
State of Origin:.....................Kogi state
Nationality:.........................Nigerian
Permanent Home Address:............Oje,Ogodu District, Omala LGA,
Kogi state
Correspondence Address:.....................University of Agriculture, Civil Engineering
Department, P.M.B 2373, Makurdi. Benue State
E-Mail Address:......................manassehjoel@yahoo.com. joel.manasseh287@gmail.com.
Phone Number:.......................08032104329, 08171504455.
Profession.........................Civil Engineer
Present Appointment..................Professor.

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES:
INSTITUTION................DATE
LGEA Primary School, Ankpa..................1976-1982
ST. Charles College, Ankpa.....................1982-1987
University of Agriculture, Makurdi.....................1988-1994
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria....................1997-1999
University of Nigeria, Nsukka.......................2003-2006

QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED WITH DATES:
QUALIFICATION.................DATE
First School leaving certificate......................1982
General Certificate of Education (GCE,O/L)..............1987
Bachelors of Engineering, B.Eng (Civil Engineering) First class honours ......1994
M.Sc, (Civil Engineering)...............1999
Ph.D (Civil Engineering)................2006

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
Member Nigerian Society of Engineers (R. No. 28677)
Member Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (R. No. C.01473)
Member Nigerian Institution of Highway Engieers (R. No. HE 0208)
Registered professional Civil Engineer (R. No. 12416) by the Council for the Regulation
Of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN)


WORK EXPERIENCE GAINED WITH DATES
PLACE OF WORK ............... POSITION HELD.........DATE
SGC Makurdi .............. Student on IT.........1991
Franco Daval Ltd Makurdi ............ Student on IT.............1992
YAYA Associates, Makurdi. ............. Student on IT.............1992
En-Consult Associates Kano ............... NYSC..............1994
Eddy-Construction Company Kano .......... NYSC ............. 1994
University of Agriculture Makurdi ............ G/A..................1995-1999
University of Agriculture Makurdi ......... Lecturer II............1999- 2006
University of Agriculture Makurdi .............. Lecturer I............2006- 2010
University of Agriculture Makurdi ......... Senior Lecturer...........2010- 2013.
University of Agriculture Makurdi .............. Associate Professor..........2013- 2016.
University of Agriculture Makurdi ............. Professor..............2016- Date.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Supervision and Construction of some Rural and Urban Roads within and outside Benue State.
Supervision and Construction of some Buildings within and outside Benue State.

Memberships

Member Nigerian Society of Engineers (R. No. 28677)
Member Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (R. No. C.01473)
Member Nigerian Institution of Highway Engieers (R. No. HE 0208)
Registered professional Civil Engineer (R. No. 12416) by the Council for the Regulation
Of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN)

Publications

THESIS:
1.Effect of Sand Grading on the Properties of Oil palm Fibre Reinforced Concrete Roofing Tiles. (undergraduate Project work) Presented to the Department of Civil Engineering, University of Agriculture, Makurdi.

2.Parking Characteristics of Hotels in Kano Metropolis. (M.Sc Thesis) Presented to Civil Engineering Department, A.B.U, Zaria.


3.Response of Igumale Shale to Chemical Stabilization for Road Work.( Ph.D Thesis) Submitted to the Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

ARTICLES IN LEARNED JOURNALS
INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS

1.Joel, M. and Agbede, I.O. (2008). Effect of Lime on Some Geotechnical Properties of Igumale Shale. Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering,Vol 13, Bund.A paper No 0696 pp.1-11.published by Meter Oner, Oklahoma state University, StillWater, USA. ISSN:1089-3032.www.ejge.com.

2.Agbede, I.O. and Joel, M. (2008). Use of Cement-Sand Admixture in Laterite Brick Production for Low Cost Housing. Leonardo Electronic Journal of Practices and Technologies, Issue 12, January-June pp.163-174. Published by Academic Direct Publishing House, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, ISSN:1583-1078.www.lejpt.com.

3.Agbede, I.O. and Joel, M. (2009). Suitability of Periwinkle Shell as Partial Replacement for River Gravel in Concrete. Leonardo Electronic Journal of Practices and Technologies, Issue 15, July-December pp.59-66. Published by Academic Direct Publishing House, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, ISSN:1583-1078.www.lejpt.com.

4.Joel, M. (2009). Effect of Carbide Waste on the Properties of Rice Husk Ash Concrete. Global Journal of Engineering Research. Vol 8,No 1 &2, pp.57-66.published by Bachudo Publishers, indexed and abstracted on AJOL (UK) ISSN: 1596-292X. www.ajol.info.



5.Joel, M. and Agbede, I.O. (2010). Cement stabilization of Igumale Shale Lime Admixture for Flexible pavement Construction. Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering,Vol 15,Bund O, pp1661-1673. Published by Meter Oner, Oklahoma State University, StillWater, USA. ISSN:1089-3032.www.ejge.com.

6.Joel, M. (2010). Use of Crushed Granite Fine (CGF) as Replacement to River Sand in Concrete Production. Leonardo Electronic Journal of Practices and Technologies, Issue 17, July- December pp 85- 96. Published by Academic Direct Publishing House, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, ISSN:1583-1078.www.lejpt.com.

7.Joel, M and Agbede, I.O. (2011). Mechanical -Cement Stabilization of Laterite for use as a flexible pavement material. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. Vol 23, No 2 pp. 146-152. Published by American Society of Civil Engineering, ASCE. ISSN: 0899-1561.www.pubs.asce.org.

8.Agbede, I.O. and Joel, M. (2011). Effect of carbide waste on the properties of Makurdi shale and burnt bricks made from the admixtures. American Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research. Vol 2 Issue 4, August. pp 670-673 Published by Science HuB, ISSN: 2153-649X.www.scihub.org/AJSIR.

9.Agbede, I.O. and Joel, M. (2011). Effect of rice husk ash (RHA) on the properties of Ibaji burnt clay bricks. American Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research. Vol 2 Issue 4, August. pp 674-677 Published by Science HuB, ISSN: 2153-649X.www.scihub.org/AJSIR.

10.Iorliam, A.Y, Agbede, I.O and Joel, M. (2012). Effect of Cement Kiln Dust (CKD) on Some Geotechnical Properties of Black Cotton Soil (BCS). Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering,Vol 17,Bund H, pp967-977. Published by Meter Oner, Oklahoma State University, StillWater, USA. ISSN:1089-3032.www.ejge.com.

11.Iorliam, A.Y., Agbede, I.O. and Joel, M. (2012). Effect of bamboo leaf ash on cement stabilization of Makurdi shale for use as flexible pavement construction material. American Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research. Vol 3 Issue 3. pp.166-174 Published by Science HuB, ISSN: 2153-649X.www.scihub.org/AJSIR.

12.Joel, M. and Edeh, J. E. (2013). Soil Modification and Stabilization Potential of Calcium Carbide waste. Advanced Materials Research, Vol 824. pp.29-36. Published by Trans Tech publication, Zurich, Switzerland. ISBN:978-3-03785-270-5. www. Scientific. Net.


13.Edeh, J. E, Joel, M. and Aburabul, J. (2013). Groundnut shell Ash Stabilized Reclaimed Asphalt Pavements as Pavement Material. Advanced Materials Research, Vol 824. pp.3-11. Published by Trans Tech publications Zurich, Switzerland. ISBN:978-3-03785-270-5. www. Scientific. Net.

14.Eze-Uzomaka, O.J. and Joel, M.(2013). Treatment of Shale-Sand Mixture with Cement for use as Pavement Material. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, Vol, 14 No 1.May (Spring Edition). pp.57-65. Published by Akamai University. ISSN: 1551-7624.www.akamaiuniversity. us/PJST.

15.Edeh, J.E, Joel, M. and Okpe, A.S.(2013). Laboratory Evaluation of Reclaimed Asphalt pavement-Quarry Waste Blends as Unbound Highway Pavement Material. Advances in Civil Engineering Materials Vol 2.No 1. Pp. 110- 121. published by ASTM International (USA). DOI:10.1520/JAI103751.www.astm.org.

16.Joel, M. (2013). Causes and Consequences of Commercial Motorcycle Accidents in Makurdi metropolis. Global Journal of Social Sciences.Vol 12. Pp.11-18. Published by Bachudo Publishers, Indexed and Abstracted on AJol (uk). ISSN:1596-292X.www.ajol.info.

17.Amana, O. And Joel, M (2014). Effect of Variation in Temperature on Some Properties of Cement Stabilized Lateritic Interlocking Bricks. The International Journal of Engineering and Technology Vol. 4 No 1. Pp. 12-16. Published by IJET Publication UK. ISSN: 2049-3444.

18.Edeh, J. E, Joel, M and Itseore, O.M. (2014). Columbite Tailings-Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Blends as Highway Material. Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Science (JETEAS) 5 (6): 384-390 published by Scholarlink Research Institute Journals ISSN:2141-7016. http://jeteas.scholarlinkresearch.com.

19.Joel, M. and Edeh, J.E. (2014). Stabilization of Ikpayongo Laterite with Cement and Calcium Carbide Waste. Global Journal of pure and applied sciences .Vol 20. Pp.49-56. Published by Bachudo Publishers, Indexed and Abstracted on AJol (uk). ISSN:1596-292X.www.ajol.info.

20.Joel, M and Edeh, J. E. (2015). Comparative Analysis of Cement and Lime Modification of Ikpayongo Laterite for Effective and Economic Stabilization. Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences (JETEAS) 6 (1): 49-56. Pubished by Scholarlink Research Institute Journals ISSN: 2141-7016. http://jeteas.scholarlinkresearch.com

21.Joel, M and Adie, G.U. (2015). Suitability of Commercially Available Sandcrete Blocks in Abuja Municipal Area for use as Street Side Drain Walling Materials. Global Journal of Engineering Research .Vol 14. pp. 25-32 Published by Bachudo Publishers, Indexed and Abstracted on AJol (uk). ISSN:1596-292X.www.ajol.info.


22.Joel, M and Joseph, L.J. (2015). Effect of Compative Effort on Strength Indices of Laterite Treated with Calcium Carbide Waste. Global Journal of Engineering Research .Vol 14. pp. 47-57. Published by Bachudo Publishers, Indexed and Abstracted on AJol (uk). ISSN:1596-292X.www.ajol.info.

23. Otuoze, S. H., Amartey, D. Y., Joel, M., Momoh, O. R., Shuaibu, A.A., and Yusuf, O. K., (2015). Assessment of Dynamic Modulus of High Density Polypropylene Waste Fiber Reinforcement in Asphalt Concrete. Leonardo Electronic Journal of Practices and Technologies, Issue 27, July- December pp 13 - 30. Published by Academic Direct Publishing House, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, ISSN:1583-1078.www.lejpt.com.

24.Joel, M. and Edeh, J.E. (2016). Effect of Calcium Carbide Residue and Crushed Granite Fine on Cement Stabilized Laterite. The International Journal of Engineering and Technology Vol. 6 No 6. Pp. 203-210. Published by IJET Publication UK. ISSN: 2049-3444.

25.Joel, M and Ikpughur, M. (2016). Effect of Portland Limestone Cement Grades on Strength Indices of Laterite. Accepted for publication in the Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences (JETEAS) 7 (3) pp. 103-108. Pubished by Scholarlink Research Institute Journals ISSN: 2141-7016. http://jeteas.scholarlinkresearch.com

26.Joel, M and Mbapuun, I. D. (2016). Comparative Analysis of the Properties of Concrete Produced with Portland Limestone Cement (PLC) grades 32.5 N and 42.5R for Use in Rigid Pavement Work. Accepted for publication in Global Journal of Engineering Research .Vol 15. Published by Bachudo Publishers, Indexed and Abstracted on AJol (uk). ISSN:1596-292X.www.ajol.info.

27.Joel, M and Otse, V.O. (2016). Effect of Lime Pre-treatment Mellowing Duration on Some Geotechnical Properties of Shale Treated with Cement. Accepted for publication in Global Journal of Engineering Research .Vol 15. Published by Bachudo Publishers, Indexed and Abstracted on AJol (uk). ISSN:1596-292X.www.ajol.info.

28.Edeh, E.J., Joel, M. and Abubakar, A. (2018). Sugarcane bagasse ash stabilization of reclaimed asphalt pavement as highway material. International Journal of pavement Engineering. pp.1-7 Published by Taylor and Francis. United Kingdom. ISSN: 1029-8436.

29.Otuoze, S. H., Ejeh, S.P., Amartey, D.Y., Joel, M., Shuaibu, A.A., and Yusuf, K.O. (2018). Rheology and Simple Performance Test (SPT) Evaluation of High-Density Polypropylene (HDPP) Waste-Modified Bituminous Mix. Jordan Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol 12, No.1 pp.35-44.


NATIONAL JOURNALS
30 Joel, M. and Agbede, I.O. (2005). Suitability of Quarry Dust as Partial Replacement for Sand in Hollow Block Production. Nigerian Journal of Engineering Research Development, Vol 3, No 4 pp. 33-37.Published by Besade publishing press and The Nigerian Institution of Engineering Management, Akure, Nigeria.ISSN:1596-471X.

31 Adebisi, O. and Joel, M. (2006). Peak Parking Demand Estimation, Case study of Hotels in Kano Metropolis. Nigerian Society of Engineers Technical Transaction. NSE .Vol 41 No 4 pp.1-10.Published by the Nigerian Society of Engineers,Lagos, Nigeria. ISSN 1119 -5363, www.nse.org.ng.
32 Agbede, I.O. and Joel, M. (2008). Lime-Sand Stabilization of Igumale shale mixtures for Road Work. Nigerian Journal of Engineering. Vol 14 No 1 pp. 16-2. Published by the Faculty of Engineering Ahmadu Bello Univesity Zaria. Nigeria ISSN :0794-4756.
33 Agbede, I.O. and Joel, M. (2009). Laterised Sandstone and Fossiliferous Limestone as Coarse Aggregates in Concrete. Nigerian Journal of Engineering Research Development, Vol 8,No 1 pp.1-7. .Published by Besade publishing press and The Nigerian Institution of Engineering Management, Akure Nigeria. ISSN:1596-471X.

34 Joel, M. (2009). Fired Clay Brick Production Potential of Buruku, Makurdi and Naka Clay Deposits. Nigerian Journal of Engineering Research Development, Vol 8,No 2 pp. 20-25. .Published by Besade publishing press and The Nigerian Institution of Engineering Management, Ondo State Nigeria, ISSN:1596-471X.

35 Joel, M. (2009). Effect of Cement -Rice Husk Ash Mixture as a Binder on the Properties of Concrete. Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology. Vol 15 Nos 1 and 2.pp.174-185. Published by the University of Agriculture, Makurdi.ISSN:115-2931.

36.Joel, M. (2010). A Review of Partial Replacement of Cement with some Agro Wastes. Nigerian Journal of Technology. Vol 29 No 2, pp. 12-20 Published by the Faculty of Engineering University of Nigeria Nsukka. ISSN: 1115-8443.www.nijotech.com.


37.Edeh, J.E, Joel, M. and Ibanga, U. (2012). Palm Kernel Shell Ash Stabilization of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavements as Highway Pavement Materials. Journal of Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection. Vol.2 No 1. Jan-Mar, pp. 98-110.published by Institute for Environment Research and Development (IERD), Ota, Nigeira. ISSN:2251-0605.www.ierdafrica.org.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
38.Joel, M. and Edeh, J. E. (2012). Strength Characteristics of Concrete Containing Crushed Granite Fine (CGF).In: Advanced Materials Research. Prof. Akii, I (ed.). Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Engineering Research & Development (ICERD 2012), 4-6th September, 2012, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. www.uniben.edu
39.Joel, M. and Edeh, J. E. (2013). Effect of Curing Condition on Some Properties of Cement Stabilized Lateritic Interlocking Bricks. Prof. Akii, I (ed.). Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Engineering Research & Development (ICERD 2012), 4-6th September, 2012, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. www.uniben.edu

40.Amana, O and Joel, M. (2014). Cement stabilization of laterite-quarry dust mixture for interlocking brick production. S.O. Ekolu, M. Dundu, X. Gao (Eds.). Construction materials and Structures. Proceedings of the First International conference on Construction Materials and Structures, held at Johannesburg, South Africa from 24th -26th November, 2014. PP. 676-682, IOS Press, ISBN: 1614994668, 9781614994664.


41.Olowosulu, A.T., Joel, M and Shuaibu, A.A.(2015). Development of a Framework for Monitoring Community-Based Rural Roads Maintenance Contracting. Proceedings of International Conference: Road Map to Safe, Efficient and Sustainable Road Transportation in Abuja, Nigeria, 23rd -25th June, 2015 pp. 162-173.

42.Abdulfatai, A.M., Olowosulu, T.A, and Joel, M. (2015). Determination of Specific Physical and Compaction Properties of Subgrade materials from Nigeria sources. Paper presented at the International Engineering Conference, at the Federal University of Technology, Minna. PP.543-554.

43.Otuoze, H.S. Ejeh, S.P. Amartey, Y.D and Joel, M (2015). Mechanical Properties of Asphalt Mixes Reinforced with High Density Polypropylene Waste Fibers. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Green Engineering for Sustainable Development (IC-GESD). 8th -10th December, 2015, Faculty of Engineering Bayero University, Kano in Collaboration with the Faculty of Engineering Tanta University Egypt, PP. 35-41.

44.Joel, M and Rondong, L.C (2016). Tin Ore Tailing as Fine Aggregate for Rigid Pavement Construction. Proceedings of International Conference: Repositioning the Nigerian Construction Industry-Realities and Possibilities in Abuja, Nigeria, 24th -26th May, 2016.

45.Joel, M. Johnson, J and Tsafa, D. J.(2016). Partial Replacement of Cement with Soya Bean husk Ash in Rigid Pavement Concrete Production. Proceedings of International Conference: Repositioning the Nigerian Construction Industry-Realities and Possibilities in Abuja, Nigeria, 24th -26th May, 2016.

NATIONAL CONFERENCE PROCEEDING

46.Otuoze, H.S. Ejeh, S.P. Amartey, Y.D and Joel, M (2015). Characterization of Marshall Parameters and Volumetric Properties of High Density Polypropylene (HDPP) Waste in Bituminous Mix. Proceedings of the First University of Ibadan Technology conference (UITECH, 2015). 6th -8th July, 2015, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Pp. 75- 84.

EDITED BOOK

47.Oparaku, L. A, Iorkua, S. A and Joel, M. (2015). Gully Erosion on the Idah-Ankpa Plateau of the Anambra Basin, Nigeria; Some Field Observation. In: Frontiers in Environmental Research and Sustainable Environment in the 21st Century.(eds). Gbadegesin, A.A, Orimoogunje, O.O.I, Fashea, A.O and Eze, B.E. Ibadan University Press. University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Pp. 117-132. ISBN:9789788456926.

CONFERENCE/WORKSHOP ATTENDED WITH DATES
1.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 16th Assembly at Abuja. August, 2007
2.World Intellectual Property Organization Workshop for Intellectual Property and Technology Management for Universities at Abuja. May, 2008.
3.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 17th Assembly at Abuja. August 2008
4.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 19th Assembly at Abuja. August 2010
5.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 20th Assembly at Abuja. August 2011.
6.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 21st Assembly at Abuja. August 2012.
7.National Practical Workshop on Midas Soft wares, by NSE at Abuja 8th -10th October 2012.
8.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 22nd Assembly at Abuja. August 2013.
9.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 23rd Assembly at Abuja. August 2014.
10.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 24th Assembly at Abuja. August 2015.
11.Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) 25th Assembly at Akure. August 2016.

Specializations

Civil Engineering

Research Archive

1.Supervision of 12 Undergraduate students’ project and 4 postgraduate diploma students project in 2013/2014 session.
2. Supervision of 10 Undergraduate students’ project and 3 postgraduate diploma students project in 2014/2015 session.
3.Supervision of 6 Undergraduate students’ project and 3 postgraduate diploma students project in 2015/2016 session.
4.Individual Funded Research on the use of Agro waste material for soil stabilization for road work is ongoing.

Responsibilities

SERVICE TO UNIVERSITY /COMMUNITY
1.Civil Engineering Department Examinations Officer .........(2000-2003)
2.Civil Engineering Department Registration Officer ............ (2000- 2003)
3.College of Engineering Examinations officer .................2008- 2010.
4.Nigerian Society of Engineers Examiner (Civil Engineering Unit)........ 2015-2016
5.External Examiner University of Nigeria, Nsukka at MSc Level........... (2014-2016)
6.Civil Engineering Department Seminar Coordinator............... (2005-2009)
7.Member College of Engineering Dean’s Honour Committee.......... 2001
8.Member University Operational Research Plan Review committee.......... 2006
9.Member Committee on Operational Modalities for Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between NASME and UAM. ..........(2006)
10.Member Council for the Regulation of Engineering Accreditation team to Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomosho..........(2008)
11.Member Council for the Regulation of Engineering Accreditation team to Federal University of Technology Akure............(2016)
12.Member Council for the Regulation of Engineering Accreditation team to Akwa Ibom state University, Uyo.............(2016)
13.Member, Senate, University of Agriculture, Makurdi ...........(2010-2016).
14.Member, 18th and 19th Convocation planning Committee

ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

1.Deputy Dean College of Engineering ...........(2014- 2018)
2.Acting Head of Department Civil Engineering............. (2010- 2014)
3.Coordinator Intellectual property and Technology Transfer office UAM ....(2006-2010)
4.Exam officer Department of Civil Engineering........... (2000- 2003)

SPECIAL CONTRIBUTION TO KNOWLEDGE
1.Chemical stabilization of Igumale shale for Roadwork.
2.Stabilization of Ikpayongo laterite for Roadwork
3.Partial replacement of cement with Agro-industrial waste for soil stabilization.
4.Use of waste material in the stabilization of soil for road and interlocking bricks.