Dr Yusuf Mohammad Yusuf, who teaches law at the Faculty of Law University of Maiduguri, Nigeria, obtained his LLB (Hons) degree from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and his LLM from the University of Lagos both in Nigeria. For his PhD, Yusuf was at the prestigious Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee, Scotland where he bagged a PhD in Environmental Law and Policy for Petroleum and Natural Resources.
While undergoing his doctoral studies at Dundee, Yusuf was a tutor in the Environmental Law and Policy for Energy and Natural Resources module of the LLM Distant Learning programme of the CEPMLP.
Dr Yusuf's research interests are in the areas of international law of the sea, maritime boundary disputes, international environmental law and policy and international comparative petroleum law and policy. Yusuf has many publications to his name and has also attended and presented papers at many forums.