Mercy Terngu Lan


Mercy Terngu Lan
Designation: Assistant Lecturer
Email: lanmercy415@yahoo.com
Phone: 07060405828
Gender: Female

Biography

Name: Lan, Mercy Terngu

Date of Birth: 29th January, 1967.

Place of Birth: Mbaduku

Nationality: Nigerian

Permanent Home Address: LGEA Primary School, Anongo Mbajor

Correspondence Address: Department of Agricultural Education,
University of Agriculture P.M.B. 2373,
Makurdi, Benue State.

E-mail: lanmercy415@yahoo.com

Phone Number: 07060405828

Marital Status: Marrried

Date of First Appointment: 22nd May, 2012

Date of Appointment Confirmed: 28th June 2014

Present Rank: Assistant Lecturer.

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION ATTENDED WITH DATES
I. University of Agriculture. Makurdi; 2017- Date
ii. University of Agriculture. Makurdi; 2009-2015
iii. University of Agriculture. Makurdi; 2003-2006
iv. College of Education, Katsina Ala; 1983-1986
v. Government Secondary School Gboko; 1977 -1982
vi. NKST Primary School Mbaakon; 1972 -1977.

QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED WITH DATES
i. Ph.D Agricultural Education (In view)
ii. M. Ed Agricultural Education 2015
iii. B. Agric. Ed 2006
iv. N.C.E. (Agricultural Education) 1986
v. G.C.E 1982
vi. F.S.L.C 1977

OTHER TRAINING COURSES ATTENDED
i. ICT Training on Microsoft Excel Suite

PRIZES RECEIVED
i. University of Agriculture Award for Academic Excellence 2004

6. SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIP RECEIVED
COMPUTER LITERACY
Literate in Microsoft word processing.
7. TEACHING AND COGNATE EXPERIENCE WITH DATES

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
i. NKST Primary School Mbaakon 1987-1993
ii. NKST College Mkar 1994-1995
iii. College Practising School Katsina Ala. 1996- 1998
iv. NKST Secondary School Katsina Ala. 1998- June 2012

TEACHING AND RESEARCH ACTIVITIES/EXPERIENCES IN UNIVERSITY OF
AGRICULTURE. MAKURDI.
i. Graduate Assistant 2012-2015
ii. Assistant Lecturer 2015 to Date

Memberships

MEMBERSHIP OF LEARNED SOCIETIES
i. Member, Nigerian Vocational Association (NVA)
ii. Member, Agricultural Educational Teachers Association of Nigeria (AETAN)

Publications

PUBLICATIONS
A. PROJECT AND THESIS (UNPUBLISHED)
i. Lan, M.T. (2006) Effect of Three Teaching Methods on the Teaching of
Agricultural Science in the Junior Secondary School. (A Case study of NKST
Secondary School Katsina Ala. B. Agric. Ed project. University of Agriculture,
Makurdi.
ii. Perception of Farmers and Extension Agents on the Impact of Global Warming
on Sustainable Food Security in Benue State. M. Ed Thesis University of
Agriculture, Makurdi.
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B. ARTICLES IN THE LEARNED JOURNALS.
i. Wever, D.G, Ochu, A.O and Lan, M.T. (2010) Education of Field Based Practice
Experience for skill Acquisition in Agricultural Education Programme in Colleges
of Education in Benue State. Journal of Education Innovation 3 (2) 129.
ii. Wombo, A.B, Lan, M.T. and Odoma, M.O. (2012) Effective Instructional
Technologies in the 21 st century: Implication for Implementation of Agricultural
Education Curriculum for Tertiary Institutions in Benue State. Journal of
Education Innovation 55 (1 ) 230-255
iii. Ekele, G.E. and Lan, M.T. (2012) Strategies for Improvising Soil Conservation
Skills Required by In Benue State. Journal of the National Association for
Science, Humanities and Education Research (NASHER) 10 (3) 22-27.
I iv. Agulu, O.N , Ekele, G.E and Lan, M.T. (2013) Impact of Organic Agriculture on
the Integrated Farming Among Commercial Farmers in Benue State and
Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of General Studies 4 (1)162-176
v. Lan, M.T, Asogwa, V.C and Okoye, R.N (2013) Determination of Entrepreneurial
Competency Capacity Building Needs of Women in Agriculture for Profitable
Marketing of Banana to Journal of Innovative Education Research 1 (2) 1-9
vi. Asogwa, V.C, Lan, M.T. and Olaitan, S.O. (2014), Quality Assurance of Lecturers
in Agro-Ciimatology for Effective Teacher Preparation in Agriculture Journal of
Currie in Colleges of Education in South-East Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of
Curriculum Studies 21 (3) 11-21
vii. Asogwa, V.C and Lan, M.T. (2014) Quality Assurance of Lecturers of Agricultural
Education in Teaching Compositing to Students of Colleges of Education for
Climate Mitigation in North Central Nigeria IJOCter: International of Agricultural
and Home Economics Education (IJAEE)
vii i. Asogwa, V.C, Ekele, G.E, and Lan, M.T. (2013) Mobilization of Community
Members for participating in Climate Change. Current Opinion in Agriculture 2 (1)
1-4.
ix. Akaa, C.W, Lan, M.T., and Akpa, M.O. (2014), Entrepreneur Skills Required by
Women in Diary Goat Production for Economic Security in Benue State, Nigeria.
Vocational Association Journal (NVA) 19 (1) 344
x. Lan, M.T and Akaa, C.W (2014) Skill Improvement Needs of Sweet Potata
Farmers for Sustainable Food Security in Benue State, Nigeria. Nigeria
Vocational Association Journal (NVA) 19 (2) 187-208
xi. Lan, M.T. (2015) Awareness Level and Approaches Adopted by Farmers in
Mitigating the Impact of Global Warning in Agricultural Production (NVA) 20 (1)
204-212.
xii. Lan, M.T, lgabaka, I and Omaku, (2018) Awareness of Non Conventional Animal
Farming Among Retires for Achieving Economic Security in Benue State,
Nigerian Journal of Agricultural Education Teachers Association of Nigeria 2 (2)
56-64.

Specializations

Agricultural Education

Research Archive

CURRENT RESEARCH AND EXTENSION
i. Development and Incorporation of Agritourism Training Modules in Curriculum of
Agricultural Education in Colleges of Education for Sustainable Environment and
Economic Security in North Central Nigeria. Ph.D Research.

CONTRIBUTION TO KNOWLEDGE
i. Highlighted the importance of skilled based training in Agricultural Education
Necessary for Self sustenance.
ii. Provided necessary Information on causes, impact on agricultural production
iii. Highlighted the importance of organic agriculture on integrated farming.
iv. Unveil effective method for instructional delivery in agricultural education for
Tertiary institution in the 21 st century

Responsibilities

TEACHING AND COGNATE EXPERIENCE WITH DATES
1. TEACHING EXPERIENCE
i. NKST Primary School Mbaakon 1987-1993
ii. NKST College Mkar 1994-1995
iii. College Practising School Katsina Ala. 1996- 1998
iv. NKST Secondary School Katsina Ala. 1998- June 2012

TEACHING AND RESEARCH ACTIVITIES/EXPERIENCES IN UNIVERSITY OF
AGRICULTURE. MAKURDI.
i. Graduate Assistant 2012-2015
ii. Assistant Lecturer 2015 to Date

COGNATE EXPERIENCE
i. Resource person in the Sandwich Programme of the University.
ii. Member, Caretaker Committee Social Democratic Party, Mbajor Ward,
Vandeikya LGA

STUDENT SUPERVISION
i. Supervision of Undergraduate Projects (average of seven students per year)
ii. Supervision of Students on Teaching Practice
iii. Supervision of Post Graduate Student Project.

SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY/UNIVERSITY
SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY
i. Secretary, Departmental Academic Board Meeting of Agricultural Education ?'h
May 2013- Date
ii. Member, Tree Planting Committee for the New College Building Arena g th May,
2018- Date.

SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY
i. Treasurer- Thrift and Cooperative Society, NKST Secondary School Katsina Ala
2004-2007
ii. Chairman Staff Bank NKST Secondary School Katsina Ala 2003 - 2004

. ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE
i. Dean of Studies - NKST Secondary School Katsina Ala 2003 - 2004