Prof David Mba is currently the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research, Knowledge Exchange and Enterprise) at the University of the Arts London (UAL), UK. He has held visiting professorial positions at the university of Lagos and university of Nigeria, Nuskka. He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Science and the African Academy of Science. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, UK.
Professor Mba is passionate about education within Africa and Nigeria and has published numerous opinion articles in national media, some of which are listed below.