Employment History


Location:Saint Leo University, Virginia Peninsula, Newport News, Virginia.

Position: Assistant Professor, Computer Science.

Jan, 2012 - Dec, 2013

Location:Ocean County Community College, Toms River, New Jersey.

Position: Lecturer II / Adjunct Professor

Sep 2001 - Nov, 2011

Location:Enenia Biometrics, Inc., Freehold, New Jersey.

Position: Chairman/CEO/CTO

Jun, 1994 - Sep, 2001

Location:Software Technology Center, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, New Jersey.

Position: Member of Technical Staff (Research & Development)

Aug, 1995- Dec, 2002

Location:Rutgers University, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Newark, New Jersey.

Position: Adjunct Professor, Computer Science

Aug, 1995- Dec, 2002

Location:Montclair State University, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Upper Montclair, New Jersey.

Position: Visiting Specialist, Computer Science

July, 1989- june, 1994

Location:IBM, Kingston, New York.

Position: System Programmer/R&D Staff.


  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York.
  • M.S., Computer Science, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma.
  • B.S., Computer Science, The University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana.
  • School Certificate and GCE, Christ the King College (C.K.C.), Onitsha, Anambra State, Nigeria.

Areas of Research Interests

  • Biometrics, Mobile Applications,
  • Multimedia Computing/Information Systems, Operating Systems,
  • Object-Oriented Programming, Object-Oriented Design,
  • Distributed Processing/Computing, Parallel Processing, Computer Networks,
  • Parallel Algorithm Design and Analysis, Information Storage/Retrieval,
  • Software Engineering, ATM Networks/Systems, Theoretical Computer Science.

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • ¬†Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) [Computer Society]
Technical Committee on Distributed Computing
Technical Committee on Multimedia Computing
Technical Committee on Data Engineering
Technical Committee on Computer Communications

Member, Academy of Science and Engineering (ASE)
Member, The New York Academy of Science (NYAS)
Member, Cloud Computing Association (CCA)
Member, Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)
Member, The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)
Member, Agile Alliance.


Kingsley C. Nwosu, B. Thuraisingham, P. B. Berra (Eds.),
Multimedia Database Systems : Design and Implementation Strategies,
Kluwer Academic Publishers, March 1996 (ISBN:0-7923-9712-6).

Kingsley C. Nwosu, B. Thuraisingham, P. B. Berra (Eds.),
Multimedia Database Management Systems: Research Issues and Future Directions,
Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 4, No. 2, March 1997, Kluwer Academic Publishers

Publications: Conference and Journal Articles


Kingsley C. Nwosu,
Mobile Facial Recognition System for Patient Identification in Medical Emergencies for Developing Economies,
Journal of Advancement in Developing Economies (JADE), Vol. 5, Issue 1, pp:56-66, Feb., 2017.


Kingsley C. Nwosu, Okey A. Igbonagwam,
None Invasive Biometric for Patient information Satisfying Patient's Security Concerns
15th annual IEEE Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, Boston, MA, May 10 - 12, 2016


Kingsley C. Nwosu, Okey A. Igbonagwam,
BEPOC: A Biometrics-Enabled Point-of-Care Patients and Electronic Medical Records Management System for Medical Missions,
Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Healthcare Innovations and Point-of-Care Technologies Conference(HICPT'14), Seattle, WA, Oct. 2014.


Kingsley C. Nwosu,
Ubiquitous Consumer-Centric System to Combating Product Counterfeiting and Boosting Entrepreneurship in Developing Economies
Journal for the Advancement of Developing Economies (JADE), Volume 3, Issue 1, August 2014, Pages 56-67.



Biometric Delegation and Authentication of Financial Transactions (US7216803B2)


Fingerprint-based Authentication Using Radio Frequency Identification (US20060170530A1)


Biometric Web Payment System (US20070033150A1)


Method and System for Loss Tolerant Biometric Banking Identification Authentication and Validation (60/675,514)


Mobile Biometric Merchant Transaction Processing (US20060224504A1)


Vehemb: A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Based Vehicle Emblem and Ticket Issuance System (NG/P/2008/435)


A System and Method for Reliable Product Security and Verification (NG/P/2012/679)

Awards and Recognitions

IBM, Kingston, New York

Team Leadership Award, 1991.

Doctoral Resident Study Scholarship, 1992.

First Plateau Publication Award, 1993.

Second Plateau Publication Award, 1994.


Lucent Technologies, Inc., Whippany, New Jersey

PRC Access Achievement Award, June 1996.


Who's Who Publications Nominations

Marquis Who's Who in Eastern United States, 26th Edition, 1997/1998.

Marquis Who's Who in America, 52nd Edition.

Marquis Who's Who in the World, 15th Edition.

Dictionary Of International Biography, 26th Edition, March/April 1998.


IEEE/ACM Professional Activities