Dr. Idris Adamu Goji


Senior Lecturer




Block C, Room 135


Dr. Idris Adamu Goji is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry. He graduated
from the University of Maiduguri with a B.Sc. degree in Biochemistry and bagged his PhD
degree from the University of Strathclyde in Scotland, UK. His research interests include
biochemical pharmacology, plant biochemistry and Toxicology. He is a member of several
national and international scientific societies.

Recent Publications (Articles, Books, Book Chapters/Sections, Proceedings, etc.)

Goji, I.A. et al (2017). Minamata Convention on Mercury. Initial Assessment Report for
Nigeria, June 2017.

Goji, I.A. et al (2013). Report on Environmental Clean-up and Remediation of lead
contaminated sites in Bagega Village in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State,
August 2013.

Goji, I.A. et al (2010). Delonix regia and Casuarina equisetifolia as passive bio-monitors
and as bio-accumulators of atmospheric trace metals. Journal of Environmental Sciences,
22: 1073–1079.

Courses/Modules Taught


  • Metabolism of Lipids
  • Methods in Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering
  • Advanced Biochemical Methods
  • Metabolism of Amino Acids and Proteins
  • Bioenergetics & Membrane Biochemistry
  • Biosynthesis of Macromolecules
  • Toxicology