He is a national security and terrorist expert and a professor at New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ. Dr. Gerald studied philosophy in Nigeria and earned a bachelor’s degree in Theology and humanities from St Mary’s Seminary and University, Baltimore MD. He earned an MBA (Masters in Business Administration) from Rider University Lawrenceville NJ. He earned a doctorate degree in Civil Security, Leadership, Management and Policy from New Jersey City University. His doctoral dissertation is on Boko Haram. In addition to his doctoral dissertation, he has written extensively on Boko haram and terrorism. His journal article “Death and Dying in the African context” was published by the American journal; Chickenbones (2002). He is a member of several professional organizations, including; National Black MBA Association, American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), National Language Service Corps (NLSC), etc.

Dr. Gerald has a background in Business management (MBA), National Security, Emergency Management, Risk Management. He is an international motivational speaker. He lives in Carteret, New Jersey in the United States of America. Author of; “The Perceptions of Nigerian Security Officers and Civilians Regarding Boko Haram: Trends for Civil Security Leadership Management and Policy (2016)


He was formerly, director of administration & financial services, Bauhaus International Inc, New York;

He is Executive Director, Budget and Planning, Emmanuel Online Christian Elementary Academy, USA. Tel: 973-454-5411, email: gonukwugha@tocu.education