The Governing Council of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, has approved the appointment of 27 senior academic staff as Readers and Professors.
The Dr. Tunji Abayomi-led Governing Council gave the approval on Friday, March 26, 2021, at its 75th Regular Meeting.
The newly-elevated academics are Dr. Busuyi E. MEKUSI, Professor (English Studies Department); Dr. Simon O. EHIABHI, Professor (History and International Studies Department) and Dr. Akinyemi S. LALEYE, Reader (Philosophy Department).
Others are Dr. George O. AYENIGBARA, Professor (Human Kinetics and Health Education); Dr. Stephen I. AINA, Reader (Human Kinetics and Health Education); Dr. Adekunle OLATUMILE, Professor (Adult Education); Dr. Francis OLANIYI, Reader (Adult Education); Dr. Stephen T. AROGE, Reader (Adult Education); Dr. Lawrence O. GBORE, Professor (Guidance and Counselling); Dr. Moyosola Jude AKOMOLAFE, Professor (Guidance and Counselling); and Dr. (Mrs.) Comfort A. AKINFOLARIN, Professor (Educational Management).
The remaining ones are Dr. Tajudeen O. IBRAHEEM, Professor (Faculty of Law); Dr. Olugbenga OKE-SAMUEL, Reader (Faculty of Law); Dr. Olusegun M. AKANBI, Professor (Animal and Environmental Biology); Dr. Dominic O. ODEDEYI, Professor (Animal and Environmental Biology); Dr. Adelodun O. FADARE, Reader (Animal and Environmental Biology); Dr. Benjamin C. EJELONU, Professor (Chemical Sciences).
Dr. Adeleke O. ASHOGBON, Reader (Chemical Sciences); Dr. Solomon O. OBAJE, Reader (Earth Sciences); Dr. David D. ABAJINGIN, Professor (Physics and Electronics); Dr. Rufus S. FAYOSE, Reader, (Physics and Electronics); Dr. Ibraheem A. KAREEM, Reader (Plant Science and Biotechnology); Dr. Olutayo A. OBEMBE, Reader (Plant Science and Biotechnology); Dr. Adebayo A. FATUKASI, Professor (Economics); Dr. (Mrs.) Oyenike M. ELUDOYIN, Reader (Geography and Planning Sciences); Dr. Adebayo F. FASUNWON, Reader (Political Science and Public Administration); and Dr. (Mrs.) Stella A. OLOWODUNOYE, Reader (Pure and Applied Psychology) also made the list.