Juliet Nwafor is a young Nigerian academician with over two years of experience in academic and research work in the field of sociology. Having graduated with a first class degree in sociology, she currently works as a teaching assistant in the department of Sociology at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, where she focuses on research and lecturing in areas related to public policy, social policy and population studies. She is also a volunteer at Building Nations Initiative; a youth based non-governmental organization that is committed to nation building by instilling the right values in the youth, thereby raising a breed of young leaders that will be actively involved in influencing policy making and governance in the country.
She is very passionate about youth development, hence she utilizes her position as a university academic leader to mentor young adults to be the best they can be and to also contribute their quota in nation development. Juliet is a true role model.