Ocek Eke is responsible for organizing and overseeing service learning courses by Penn Engineering faculty in Philadelphia and overseas. Prior to assuming his current position, Dr. Eke served as a senior consultant and editor for Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, where he worked on climate change and agriculture resilience. He has taught global studies and international communications at Penn State University and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, in addition to writing peer-reviewed publications and a book chapter. Dr. Eke holds a BA in Telecommunications and Foreign Service, and MA in Communication Studies from Baylor University; and a Ph.D. in Mass Communication Research from Penn State University.