Lilian is a diligent and hardworking Lecturer who seeks to learn often and loves teaching and imparting adequate knowledge on her students. A good researcher as well, working on infectious fungal diseases, genetics of antifungal resistant and development of newer, safer and effective antifungal therapies from natural products. She successfully combines research with her work and other commitments.
Lilian has a clear, logical mind with a practical approach to problem solving and a drive to see things through to completion. She is a good initiator who enjoys collaborative works with multidisciplinary researchers. Lilian also seeks to convert her research results to commercial/productive ventures.Interest Includes: Medical Mycology (Infectious fungal diseases, genetics of antifungal resistance and development of newer, safer and effective antifungal therapies from natural products)
Books Published
1. Ezeadila Joachim O., Ubani Cleandon C., Kyrian-Ogbonna Evelyn A., and Chidi-Onuorah Lilian C. (2019). Prevalence of tinea capitis among primary school pupils in Ovom-Ama-Asaa, Abia State, Nigeria. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 8(7): 294 - 304.

2. Chidi-Onuorah, L.C., Oyeka, C.A., Kyrian-Ogbonna, E.A. and Ezeadila, J.O. (2017). Screening of some antifungal drugs on fungal isolates from barbering equipment. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology 31(2): 4054 – 4058.

3. Ezeokeke S.I., Okafor U.C., Linus-nwokonkwo O.F., Ekwealor C.C., Chidi-Onuorah L.C., Obasi C.J., Nkwocha J.N., Kyrian-Ogbonna E.A. (2017). Mycological assessment of dermatological agents from abattoir workers in awka metropolis. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Health Care 7(1): 17 – 27.

4. Kyrian-Ogbonna E.A., Nwobu R.A.U., Chidi-Onuorah L.C., Okafor U.C. and Ilikannu S.O. (2016). Crude and ethanol extracts of Anacardium occidentale and Dennettia tripetala: Effects on oral organisms and possible inclusion in toothpastes. World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 5(12): 1-11.

5. Chidi-Onuorah, L.C., Onunkwo, A.U., Agu, K.C., Ogbue, M., Kyrian-Ogbonna, E.A., Awah, N.S., Okeke, C.B. and Nweke, G.U. (2015). Optimization of Reaction Time for the Assay of Protease Activity in a Local Strain of Aspergillus niger. International Journal of Research Studies in Biosciences 3(9): 1-5.

6. Agu, K.C., Ogbue, M.O., Abuchi, H.U., Onunkwo, A.U., Chidi-Onuorah, L.C. and Awah, N.S. (2013). Lipase production by fungal isolates from palm oil-contaminated soil in Awka Anambra State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agriculture and Biosciences 2(6): 386-390.

Publications
1. Ezeadila Joachim O., Ubani Cleandon C., Kyrian-Ogbonna Evelyn A., and Chidi-Onuorah Lilian C. (2019). Prevalence of tinea capitis among primary school pupils in Ovom-Ama-Asaa, Abia State, Nigeria. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 8(7): 294 - 304.

2. Chidi-Onuorah, L.C., Okafor, U.C., Okoro, N.C.N., Anyaoha, V.I., Kyrian-Ogbonna, E.A., Onuorah, M.E., Chiemela, V.O. (2018). Antibacterial susceptibility evaluation of enteric bacteria from stool samples of diarrheal patients in Awka metropolis. Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences 13(3): 12 – 18.

3. Bassey, E.E., Gwana, A.M., Mu’Azu, A.K.N., Ali, M., Chidi–Onuorah, L.C., and Hauwa, L.B. (2017). Evaluation of bactericidal and bacterostatic effect of commercially disinfectants in Awka Metropolis, Nigeria. Agricultural Studies 1(1): 1 -10.

4. Chidi-Onuorah, L.C., Oyeka, C.A., Kyrian-Ogbonna, E.A. and Ezeadila, J.O. (2017). Screening of some antifungal drugs on fungal isolates from barbering equipment. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology 31(2): 4054 – 4058.

5. Ezeokeke S.I., Okafor U.C., Linus-nwokonkwo O.F., Ekwealor C.C., Chidi-Onuorah L.C., Obasi C.J., Nkwocha J.N., Kyrian-Ogbonna E.A. (2017). Mycological assessment of dermatological agents from abattoir workers in awka metropolis. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Health Care 7(1): 17 – 27.

6. Kyrian-Ogbonna E.A., Nwobu R.A.U., Chidi-Onuorah L.C., Okafor U.C. and Ilikannu S.O. (2016). Crude and ethanol extracts of Anacardium occidentale and Dennettia tripetala: Effects on oral organisms and possible inclusion in toothpastes. World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 5(12): 1-11.

7. Chidi-Onuorah, L.C., Onunkwo, A.U., Agu, K.C., Ogbue, M., Kyrian-Ogbonna, E.A., Awah, N.S., Okeke, C.B. and Nweke, G.U. (2015). Optimization of Reaction Time for the Assay of Protease Activity in a Local Strain of Aspergillus niger. International Journal of Research Studies in Biosciences 3(9): 1-5.

8. Mbachu, A.E., Etok, C.A., Agu, K.C., Okafor , O.I., Awah, N.S., Chidi-Onuorah, L.C., Ekwueme, V.C., Okpala, J., Ogbue, M.O. and Ikele, M.O. (2014). Microbial Quality of Kunu Drink sold in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Global Biosciences 3(2): 511-515.

9. Onyido A.E., Umeanaeto P.U., Irikannu K.C., Ekwunife C.A., Ezeanya L.C., Nwangwu U.C., Ugha C.N. and Obiechina, I.O. (2014). Prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis Among the Rural Women of Ekwulumili Community Anambra State, Southeastern Nigeria. Nature and Science 12(5): 129 -134.

10. Onyido A.E., Ifeadi C.P., Umeanaeto P.U., Irikannu K.C., Aribodor D.N., Ezeanya L.C., Ugha C.N. and Obiechina, I.O. (2014). Co-Infection of Malaria and Typhoid Fever In Ekwulumili Community Anambra State, Southeastern Nigeria. New York Science Journal 7(7): 18 – 27.

11. Agu, K.C., Ogbue, M.O., Abuchi, H.U., Onunkwo, A.U., Chidi-Onuorah, L.C. and Awah, N.S. (2013). Lipase production by fungal isolates from palm oil-contaminated soil in Awka Anambra State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agriculture and Biosciences 2(6): 386-390.

12. Onyido, A. E., Zeibe, C. C., Okonkwo, N. J., Ezugbo-Nwobi, I. K., Egbuche, C. M., Udemezue, O. I. and Ezeanya, L. C. (2011). Damage Caused by the Bean Bruchid, Callosobruchus maculates (Fabricius) on different Legume Seeds on Sale in Awka and Onitsha Markets, Anambra State, South Eastern Nigeria. African Research Review 5(4): 116- 123.

13. Ezeanya, L.C. (2012). Ecology. Orji, M.U. (Editor) In: Fundamentals of Modern Biology. DE-EMERALDS Printing and Publishing, Awka, Anambra Nigeria. Pp 150-172.

14. Ezeanya, L.C. (2012). Evolution Orji, M.U. (Editor) In: Fundamentals of Modern Biology. DE-EMERALDS Printing and Publishing, Awka, Anambra Nigeria. Pp 196-222.