Dr Dan C. Anyanwu hails from Orogwe in Owerri West LGA of Imo State Nigeria. He holds a Ph.D in Fish Nutrition from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), M.Sc in Fisheries Management from the University of Ibadan; B.Agric in Animal Science from the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), and PGDE from the Imo State University Owerri. He has attended numerous national and international conferences.

Dr. Dan Anyanwu was the HOD of Agric Science Department at Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education between 2005 and 2008, and he was the co-ordinator of SIWES between 2015 and 2016, and he had served in several committees in the College either as Chairman, Secretary, Member, including Staff Disciplinary Committee.

He is happily married to Mrs Helen Anyanwu and the marriage is blessed with children.