Oyinkepreye Lucky Bebeteidoh studied Marine Engineering at the Rivers State University, Nigeria where he graduated with a BSc in 1997. He worked in the private sector as a marine engineer from 1998 through to 2008. In August 2008 he joined the Niger Delta University, Nigeria as a Principal Engineer in the Estate Department. In 2012 he proceeded to Coventry University in the United Kingdom where he obtained his MSc in 2013. On his return back home he converted to the Academic cadre, where he became a Lecturer in the Department of Marine Engineering. He is presently studying for his PhD in Marine Technology at Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.