Ije is an accomplished Management Consultant and Professional. She holds a Ph.D. in Psychology with a specialization in Psychometrics from the University of Lagos and has over 30 years of post-graduation 'hands on' practice and consulting experience. Her functional areas include Learning and Development, Human Resources Management, Organizational Development and Strategic Planning and Corporate Governance.
She worked for local and international organizations such as Industrial Training Fund, Merchant Bank of Africa and Price Waterhouse (now PwC). Her vast leadership and international executive development, have seen her occupy top management and non-executive board roles in Corporate Nigeria and in highly reputable non-for-profit organizations.
She is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management and Institute of Directors where she currently serves on its Governing Council. She is also a Senior Honorary Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. She is an Alumnus of Harvard Business School, Leading Professional Service Firms, as well as the Lagos Business School, Chief Executive Programme. Dr Jidenma was appointed Senior Lecture by ESUT Business School in the late nineties.