Dr. Patrick Udende is a lecturer in the Department of Mass Communication, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Master of Science, and Bachelor of Arts, all in Mass Communication at Benue State University, Makurdi. His research interests are New Media, Public Relations and Advertising, Development Communication, and Political Communication. Udende teaches among other courses Advanced Public Relations, Cross-cultural Communication, and International Public Relations at the undergraduate level. At the postgraduate level, he teaches Comparative Political Communication, Public Relations and Democracy, and Environment of Public Relations. He has also held several responsibilities in the University some of which are Level Adviser, Departmental Examination Officer, Departmental Assistant Postgraduate acheter cialis en ligne Coordinator, Member of Faculty Screening Committee of final year students, Faculty Representative on several committees, as well as Sub-Dean of the Faculty. He has featured several articles in both national and international journals. Similarly, he has presented papers in both international and local conferences. Udende is a member of the African Council for Communication Education (ACCE). He is happily married and is blessed with three children.