PhD, English Language and Literature, Howard University; MA, Philosophy, Howard University; BA, Philosophy, Bigard Memorial Seminary

Research Interests

The role of literature in political and cultural movements; best practices in distance learning


Dr. Jude Chudi Okpala began his career as a lecturer of philosophy at Howard University. He has served on the executive committee of the National Council of Teachers of English and as chair of the council College Section. His areas of specialization are literary theory, 19th century and black British literature, post-colonial literature, and medieval philosophy.