Patience Onuche Agada


Patience Onuche Agada
Designation: Senior Lecturer
Email: gadexx@yahoo.com
Phone:
Gender: Female

Biography

Full Name:......................................................Agada, Patience Onuche
Date of Birth:................................................07/01/78
Place of Birth: ............................................Lokoja
Nationality:....................................................Nigerian
State of Origin:...........................................Kogi
Marital status:............................................Married
Sex:...................................................................Male
Contact Address:..................................Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Sc.
Department, Univerisity of Agriculture Makurdi ,Benue State.
Home address:......................Behind Sule Village, Federal Low-cost Housing Estate, North Bank Makurdi. Benue State, Nigeria
Phone:........................................08038637735
Email:...........................................gadexx@yahoo.com
Date of First Appointment:........August, 31st 2006
Date of Confirmation of Appointment:.....October, 1st 2008
Present Rank and Scale:...........................Senior Lecturer (UASS O5/05)
Position Being Sought:...............................Associate Professor

(i) University of Jos, Jos Plateau State...........................................(1993-1998)
(ii) Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi........................(2000-2001)
(iii) Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi........................(2002-2006)
(iv) University of Agriculture Makurdi................................................(2007-2014)



ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE
(i)Acting Head of Department,
Pre-degree Programme,
University of Agriculture Makurdi. (August and November, 2014)
(ii)College SIWES Coordinator:
College of Science,
University of Agriculture Makurdi(April, 2013-2018)
(iii)Departmental SIWES Coordinator:
Math/Stat/Comp.Sc, Deptartment,
University of Agriculture Makurdi. (May, 2012-2015)
(iv) Departmental Examination Officer:
Pre-degree Programme,
University of Agriculture Makurdi. ( August, 2014- 2017)

Memberships

Nigerian Statistical Association (NSA)
(ii)Nigerian Statistical Society (NSS)
(iii)Mathematical Association of Nigeria (MAN)
(iv)European Working Group on OR Applied to Health Services (ORAHS)

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES/ TRAINING COURSES ATTENDED

(i)Research methodology Capacity Building Workshop for Lecturers of Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria. Theme: Agriculture and Life Sciences. May, 2010. Kaduna (ETF).
(ii)Training the Trainers Program, NITDA workshop on Information technology development, University of Agriculture Makurdi, Benue State.
(iii)Capacity Building course for SIWES Coordinators of Tertiary Institutions. May, 2014, University of Ibadan Conference Centre,
(iv)Workshop on SIWES Administration /Supervision. Industrial Trainning Fund Makurdi, Area Office. 1st – 2nd November, 2017.
(v)36th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Mathematical Society, University of Agriculture Makurdi, Benue State. May 9th – 12th 2017.

Publications

PUBLICATIONS
(a)Theses
(i)Simulation Modeling of Queues and Appointment Systems in Specialist
Outpatient Clinics of a Tertiary Healthcare Institution. Ph.D. thesis, University of Agriculture Makurdi (January, 2014).
(ii)Statistical Software for Correlation Analysis in a Multiple Regression Setting. M.Sc thesis A.T.B.U. Bauchi. (June, 2006)
(iii)Student Academic Record System [Database] Case Study of PGD Computer Science Programme A.T.B.U Bauchi. PGD Computer Science thesis, A.T.B.U. Bauchi (November, 2001)
(iv)The design, construction and use of the Globe model in the teaching of longitude and latitude in senior secondary school Mathematics. B.Sc.Ed project University of Jos (July, 1998).
(b)Journals
(i)Agada, P.O., Ene, J., Ikughur, J.A. (2018). A Model for Assessing the Progress and Predicting the efficacy of Anti-Retroviral therapy (ART). Federal University Wukari Trends in Science and Technology Journal. www.ftstjournal.com (Accepted).
(ii)Agada, P.O. , Imande M.T. and Amedu, M.O. (2018). Statistical Indicators of Climate Change in Makurdi Metropolis: An implication to Crop Production in the Area. Abacus, Journal of the Mathematical Association of Nigeria. http://man-nigeria.org.ng. (Accepted)
(iii)Agada, P.O., S.C. Nwaosu, Audu, J.B. (2018). A queuing modeling approach to solving hospital bed under utilization problem. Abacus, Journal of the Mathematical Association of Nigeria. http://man-nigeria.org.ng. (Accepted).
(iv)Agada, P. Onuche, Kenneth, N. Korve, Rafiu Kazeem (2018). A Queuing Model for Determining the Optimal- Mix of ATMs and POS Terminals in a Commercial Bank : An implication to the Cashless–less policy in Nigeria. International Journal of Computational and Theoretical Statistics University of Bahrain, 5(1): 39-47. ISSN: 2210-1519, http:// journals.uob.edu.bh
(v)Agada, P. Onuche, Agada, O.I., Ogar, Sylvester (2017). Stochastic Simulation of Daily Precipitation and Amount in Makurdi. Abacus, Journal of the Mathematical Association of Nigeria. 44(2): 215-232. ISSN: 0001-3099, http://man-nigeria.org.ng.
(vi)Agada, P. O., Agada, O.I, Odia, J.(2017). Modelling the Sequence of Wet and Drys Conditioned on the Occurrence of an Extreme Weather Condition in Port Harcourt Nigeria. Abacus, Journal of the Mathematical association of Nigeria. 44(1):41-52. ISSN: 0001-3099, http://man-nigeria.org.ng.
(vii)Agada, P. O., Korve, K.N., Kwaghaah, T.T. (2017). A Simulation Model for Hospital Bed Occupancy Management. A Case Study of Benue State University Teaching Hospital Makurdi. Nigerian Journal of Scientific Research, Volume 16() Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. ISSN: 0794-0319. www.njsr.abu.edu.ng (Accepted).
(viii)Agada, P. O., Uger, K.H. (2017). A Stochastic Model for Inventory Management of Antiretroviral Drugs : A Case Study. International Journal of Computational and Theoretical Statistics University of Bahrain, 4(2): 95-107. ISSN: 2210-1519, http:// journals.uodb.edu.bh
(ix)P.O. Agada, E.H. Ogwuche (2017). A Probabilistic Economic Order Quantity (EOQ) Model for Inventory Management of Drugs and Hospital Consumables. Federal University Wukari Trends in Science and Technology Journal. 2(2) : 737-742. e-ISSN: 24085162, p-ISSN: 20485170 www.ftstjournal.com.
(x)Agada, P.O. Agada, I.O. Anongo, W.D. (2016). A Model for the Sequence of Positive and Negetive Air temperature Anomally in Port Harcourt. . International Journal of Computational and Theoretical Statistics University of Bahrain, 3(2): 101-110. ISSN: 2210-1519, http:// journals.uodb.edu.bh
(xi)Agada, P. Onuche, Kenneth, N. Korve (2016). A Simulation of Queues and Appointment Systems in Specialist Outpatient Clinic of a Tertiary Healthcare Institution. abacus, Journal of the Mathematical Association of Nigeria. 43(2):249-279. ISSN: 0001-3099, http://man-nigeria.org.ng.
(xii)Agada, P.O. Gomer, Tobias N.D., Isikwe, B.C (2015). Markov Chain Modelling of the Sequence of Wet and Dry Days in Port Harcourt Nigeria. Abacus, Journal of the Mathematical Association of Nigeria. 4(2) : 45-54. ISSN: 0001-3099, http://man-nigeria.org.ng
(xiii) Agada, P. Onuche, Kenneth, N. Korve (2015). A Simulation Study of the Negative Effects of the Single Block Appointment System in Specialist Outpatient Clinics of a Tertiary Healthcare Institution. International Journal of Computational and Theoretical Statistics University of Bahrain, 2(1):7-23. ISSN : 2384-4795. http:// journals.uodb.edu.bh
(xiv)Agada, P.O and Korve, K.N., (2009). A comparative analysis of two mixed congruential random number generators. Bagale Journal of Pure and Applied Science. Federal University of Technology Yola, 7: 13-22, ISSN: 1119-8060, www.futy.edu.ng/academic/bagale.htm.
(xv)Agada, P.O and Mshelia, (2006), Statistical software for Path-coefficient and correlation analysis in a multiple regression setting. Science Forum Journal of pure and applied science Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (A.T.B.U) Bauchi. 9(1):49-65, ISSN: 1119-4618
(xvi) Kembe, M.M., Agada, P.O., Owuna, D. (2014). A Queue Model for Hospital Bed Occupancy Management: A Case study. International Journal of Computational and Theoretical Statistics University of Bahrain, 1(1):13-28. ISSN: 2384-4795. http:// journals.uodb.edu.bh.
(xvii)Agada, I.O., Agada, P.O. (2017). Indicators of Climate Change in Oyo Nigeria. . Federal University Wukari Trends in Science and Technology Journal. 2(18): 445-499. e-ISSN: 24085162, p-ISSN: 20485170 www.ftstjournal.com
(xviii)I.O. Agada, P.O. Agada , G.T. Fila (2017). Variability of Relative Humidity and Air Temperature in Kano and Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Federal University Wukari Trends in Science and Technology Journal. 2(2): 905-909. e-ISSN: 24085162, p-ISSN: 20485170. www.ftstjournal.com
(xix)Ishaq S. Eneji, Agada P. Onuche and Rufus Sha’Ato (2012). Spartial and Temporal Variation in Water Quality of River Benue, Nigeria. Journal of Environmental Protection, 3:915-921. ISSN Print : 2152-2197, ISSN Online: 2152-2219. www.SciRP.org/journal/jep.
(xx)Isikwue B.C., Agada, P.O. and Okeke, (2010). The Contributions of the Solar Activity Indices on the Stratospheric Ozone Variations in Nigeria. Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering (JETEAS) 1(2): 133-139. ISSN : 2141- 7016, www.jeteas.scholarlinkresearch.org.

Specializations

Applied Statistics & Operations Research (Simulation & Probability Modeling of Stochastic Systems)

Research Archive

CURRENT RESEARCH
Simulation and Probability Modeling of Stochastic Systems, with special interest in Environmental and Health Systems.

Responsibilities

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