She obtained a Bachelor’s degree (BA) French in 1981, Master’s degree M.A. French 1993 and Doctorate degree Ph D in French in 2011. She is a senior lecturer and currently the Ag Head of Department Languages in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) Nigerian Defence academy, Kaduna. She is an indigent of Kaduna State. She was engaged in the services of the Nigerian Defence Academy NDA in 1990 and her appointment was confirmed in 1992. Her present rank dates back to 2011.
Her specialist area of research includes Linguistics, Lexis and Structures. Translation and communication. Dr (Mrs) RC Gandu has Published several chapters in Books and Journal Articles such as:
- The Better Life Programme and Women Participation in (eds), S.A Sali and A.A. Lipede, Transition and Development Process in Nigeria, Mahanaim Publication, Nigeria PP. 147 – 161, 2000.
- French Language; An indispensable Tool for Nigeria in the contemporary world» (eds), AA. Aderinto and C.N Uba, Nigeria and contemporary world pp. 337 – 352 1998, amongst others. She is a member of the University French Teacher’s Association (UFTAN) and the American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL).