Paul Inalegwu Iyaji

Anatomy Technician and Demonstrator

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care


Location: Chelmsford

Paul has a passion for teaching gross anatomy.


Before joining Anglia Ruskin University, Paul was an assistant lecturer at Bingham University, Karu, Nasarawa State in Nigeria where he taught anatomy to undergraduate medical, anatomy and physiology students.

Previously, Paul worked in the Nigerian banking industry but his zeal to pursue a career in anatomy saw him undertaking a Master’s programme at the University of Dundee, after which he joined academia.

Spoken Languages

English, Idoma and Hausa.

Research interests

  • Clinical anatomy ( especially the vascular and musculoskeletal system).
  • Teaching of Human Anatomy.


  • MSc Human Anatomy, University of Dundee, Scotland.
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), University of Jos, Nigeria.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), Bayero University Kano, Nigeria.
  • BSc Human Anatomy, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Anatomical Society, member.

Selected recent publications

Iyaji, P.I., Alashkam, A., Alraddadi, A. and Soames, R.W., 2016. Anatomical Study of the Morphometry of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Attachment Sites. Rev Arg de Anat Clin. 8(1): 29-37.


Iyaji, P.I. and Soames, R.W., 2016. Anatomical Study of the Morphometry of the Tibial and Femoral Attachment Sites of the Posterior Cruciate Ligament. Rev Arg de Anat Clin. 8(3): 142-150.