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Prof. Abiodun A. Adeloye

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Abiodun Adeloye is a registered Animal Scientist. He had his B.Sc, M.Sc and PhD in 1979, 1981 and 1984 respectively at University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. He worked as a Lecturer at Adeyemi College of Education from 1985 to 1990. He joined the services of University of Ilorin as a Lecturer 1 in 1990 and rose to the rank of a Professor in 2000. Adeloye does research in Ruminant Nutrition and Dairy science.


Profile of Abiodun A. Adeloye


of Animal Science at the University of Ilorin;

Registered Animal Scientist;

Fellow of the Nigerian Meteorological Society.

 Professional Affiliation

            Nigerian Meteorological Society,

            Nigerian Society for Animal Production,

            Animal Science Association of Nigeria,

            Nigerian Institute for Animal Science,

            International Sheep and Goat Association

            Nigerian-Dwarf Dairy Association                                              

          American Dairy Goat Society                                                         


Trustee of the Nigerian Meteorological Society

University Education

Trained at the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria (September 1975 to January 1984) for the degrees of B.Sc Agriculture (Biochemistry & Nutrition), June 1979;

       M.Sc Agricultural Biochemistry & Nutrition, September 1981 and

                            Ph.D Animal Science, January 1984;


Obafemi Awolowo University, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, 1985 to 1990

University of Ilorin, Ilorin, 1990 to present


33 years academic career, 30 years management and administrative positions;

Former Head, Department of Agricultural Science;

Former Head, Department of Animal Production;

Former Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture;

National Projects

Consultant, National Agricultural & Land Development Agency

University of Ilorin Coordinator of the West Africa Agricultural Productivity Programme (WAAPP);


Teaching, research and publishing in Ruminant Animal production & related disciplines;

Creditable measure of international exposure and connections, with inestimable benefits to the positive transformation and development of an academic, research and related establishment;

Proven capacity to lead by example, coupled with ability to apply technology, particularly the principles of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems to governance issues and the application of weather information to the advancement of humanity;

Capability to lead a dynamic and reputable academic research, policy and advocacy institution committed to the promotion of research-driven sustainable good governance, transformation and developmen