Dr Sam Amadi, a policy strategist and law and governance expert, is the Director, Abuja School of Social and Political Thoughts and a Visiting Professor at the Emerald Energy Institute, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State. He was Associate Professor and head of Department of International Law and Jurisprudence at Baze University, Abuja until June 2021. He was a Visiting Research Fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies from 2016-2018. He was the pioneer Chairman and CEO of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) 2010-2015.
Aside editing several journals and held lecturing and advisory positions in universities, government institutions and international organizations, Amadi was also a member of several boards including, UN’s Advisory Council of Global Electricity Initiative; Section on Public Interest and Development Law of the Nigerian Bar Association; Center for Law and Social Action (CLASA); and Maldova Foundation, a Washington-based policy Think Tank and a host of many others.