Denis Chima E. Ugwuegbu is a Professor of Social and Organizational Psychology and the former Chair of the Department of Psychology which he founded at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He is also the Founder and Director of Social Economic Research and Consultancy (SERC). He is an internationally recognized psychologist with more than one hundred highly regarded publications in books and journals, which include his latest publication: The Psychology of Management in African Organizations.
Professor Ugwuegbu is a recipient of several intellectual, leadership and cultural awards and fellowships. He serves as a consultant to various organizations, government ministries and departments in Nigeria. An active member of the Igbo Community Development Association (ICDA), Ibadan, Nigeria, he has served in various leadership positions in educational, cultural and community lives in Nigeria.