University of Calabar, Nigeria & University of Pretoria, South Africa
Jonathan O. Chimakonam PhD is Senior Lecturer at the University of Calabar, Nigeria, and Research Fellow at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. He is also Convener for the African Philosophy Circle at the Conversational School of Philosophy (CSP) and the Area Editor for African philosophy at the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Chimakonam has published widely in reputable international journals and has given several international conference lectures. In 2016 Chimakonam was presented the Jens Jacobsen Research Award for Outstanding Research in Philosophy by the International Society for Universal Dialogue. His teaching and research interests include African Philosophy, Logic, Feminism, Environmental Ethics and Postcolonial thought.