Dr Justin B Nickaf holds a PhD in polymer Chemistry from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (1995) Born in Kagoro, Kaura LGA of Kaduna state in 1966. Attended Tafawa Balewa Memorial college, Samaru –Kataf, University of Jos first class in Applied Chemistry (1987).
Dr Nickaf is a Scientist of great repute with publications in several international journals and an article in an encyclopedia of polymeric materials. Taught various undergraduates and post graduates Chemistry courses at the University of Jos for several years before joining SON in 2000.
Possess the qualities of ease and willingness to learn, good interpersonal relationship skills, responsible, creative, organized, ability to tackle tough jobs quickly. Interested in professional development, extensive experience in Management systems, leadership and decision making, and loves reading, watching movies and documentaries and soccer.
Dr Nickaf is member of many professional bodies such as the Chemical Society of Nigeria, Chartered Institute of Chemist, Polymer Institute of Nigeria and has been a member of management of SON since 2000. He was promoted Director in 2015
He is married with two children.