Dengiyefa Angalapu holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Political Science and M.Sc in Development Studies from the Department of Political Science, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria. Currently, he is the Chief Press Secretary of the Peace Builders in Oil Producing Communities of the Niger Delta (PBOPCND). Similarly, Dengiyefa Angalapu is a member of the International Political Science Association (IPSA), The Nigerian Political Science Association (NPSA) and the Nigerian Political Science Association South South Zone (NPSA-SS). He is particularly interested in the social production and reproduction of reality, its theorizing and methodology and how it relates to the resolution of conflicts and issues of development. His research interest spans across various subfields of development studies including conflict analysis, peace building, terrorism, security, poverty reduction, sustainable development and the science, technology and development nexus. Dengiyefa Angalapu has made a number of scholarly publications in reputable national and international journals and conferences.