Prof. Godwin Umoette obtained his First Degree in 1985 from Lane College, TN, USA. He obtained his Masters Degree from The Ohio State University, Columbus, in 1989. He earned his PhD in 1995 from Temple University, Pennsylvania, USA.
His stint in Lecturing has taken him to Ohio State University (Teaching Assistant), Temple University (Teaching Assistant), Central State University, Ohio (Adjunct Instructor), University of Uyo and Akwa Ibom State University respectively.
Prof. Umoette is a member of several Professional bodies such as:
Organisation of American Historians
Organisation of Academicians and Practising Professionals
West African Research Association
American Political Science Association
African-American Heritage Association
He has attended many Conferences, Seminars and Workshops within and outside Nigeria. Prof. Godwin Umoette, a scholar of no mean repute, has authored several International and local journals. He also has many books to his credit.