Born in 1951, Professor Anthony Gozie Anwukah hails from Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State. Prof. Gozie studied English Language and Literature at the Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone (1970-1974). He obtained his Master’s Degree in Educational Administration and Planning at the University of Portland, Oregon, USA in 1975 and bagged a Doctorate Degree in General Curriculum, System Analysis and Social Studies at the University of Washington, Seattle, USA in 1977.
He was a lecturer at the University of Maiduguri and consultant to the National Teachers Institute, Kaduna from 1983-1989. He became a Professor of Education in 1989 at the Imo State University (now Abia State University, Uturu) and was later appointed the Vice Chancellor of the Imo State University.
He is a recipient of professional laurels and fellowships of professional a$$ociations in Nigeria and the United States.