Patrick Enaholo, B.Eng, MA, PhD. Patrick is a lecturer at the Pan-Atlantic University where he teaches and carries out research in the fields of digital media and creative industries. He holds a PhD in Media and Communication from the University of Leeds, UK. His thesis was a study of the impact of cultural context on the creative industries in Nigeria, with specific focus on the country’s digital media sector.
Currently, he teaches at undergraduate and postgraduate levels at the School of Media and Communication of the University. Patrick has also been involved in various projects for industry. He has partnered with several international organisations (such as Samsung, Microsoft and Google) on activities aimed at empowering the youth, advancing knowledge through research as well as supporting the development of innovative pedagogy for educational programmes.
He is also leading a project focused on the research and development of open data with emphasis on public procurement processes. Working with a team of CSOs and media organisations, he is developing a platform that captures and analyses open contracting data in Nigeria and other African countries.