Mbe Egom Nja(Fellow, Royal Statistical Society, London) is a Professor of Statistics and Head, Dept. of Mathematics, Federal University Lafia.Nigeria. He holds a Ph.D in Statistics from the University of Ibadan, M.Sc. (Statistics), MBA, University of Calabar and B.Sc.(Mathematics), University of Jos. He has over 30 publications in both local and international journals. He has supervised several Ph.D theses and is still supervising many others. He has also examined several Ph.D theses as external examiner in several Universities.
In his University teaching and administrative experience, he has been Member, Governing Council of two Universities, Dean and Chairman, Committee of Deans, Director of Academic Planning, member, Cross River State Science and Technical Education Board. He is Proprietor, Majesty High School, Calabar, Academic Team Leader, Nasarawa State Jolly Phonics Project. He is widely travelled and involved in several research projects.