Admission application for 2017/18 academic session has been extended to Wed,27th September 2017
This is to allow New UTME candidates who have recently changed their first choice of institution to FUNAAB to process their admission application online ... Read more
FUNAAB Appoints New VC, Registrar, Bursar
The Governing Council of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State, has approved the appointment ... Read more
Oshuntolu, A Great Sport Icon, Says Acting VC
The Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ololade Enikuomehin, has described the late Chief Coach of the University, Victor Oshuntolu... Read more
Advanced Digital Appreciation Workshop for Staff
Staff of the University, drawn across the various departments and units, have undergone intensive training on Advanced Digital... Read more
Don Highlights Importance of Biosciences
A seasoned Professor of Medical Biochemistry, Joseph Olagunju, has enumerated the importance of Biosciences in achieving economic... Read more
Better Days Are Here, Chancellor Assures
The Chancellor of the University and the Obong of Calabar, His Eminence, Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi-Otu V, has assured members ... Read more
Landmark University, FMC to Partner FUNAAB
The Vice-Chancellor, Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara State; Professor Adeniyi Olayanju, has expressed the intention of his University... Read more
18th Annual Conference NAAE-Abeokuta 2017
Following highly successful National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE) conferences in the past, this year’s conference... Read more
Technologists Call for Safe Laboratories
Technologists and laboratory scientists in the University have called for safe and secured laboratories, in order to prevent ... Read more
Acquire Production Skills - DVC (A) Admonishes Students
To boost the chances of FUNAAB students scaling through post-graduation job placements, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor... Read more
Staff School Celebrates
The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Staff School, has held the 2017 prize-giving ceremony, which also coincides... Read more
FUNAAB Graduate Becomes Berkman Klein Intern
A graduate of the University from the Department of Plant Physiology and Crop Production, College of Plant Science and Crop Production... Read more
FUNAAB to Get Diabetes Centre
The Board of Trustees, Centre for the Advancement of Research in Diabetes in Nigeria, has concluded plans to establish a... Read more
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Department: Biotechnology Centre
Rank : Chief Laboratory Scientist
Tel: + 234 8033350074,
Oloye Ibiwunmi Olatunji is a Technologist in Biotechnology Centre, Federal University Of Agriculture. Abeokuta, Ogun State. Born in Owo,Ondo state Nigeria in February 24th 1968.
He obtained his Final Diplomal (HND) and Bachelor degree in 2000 and 2012 respectively from Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun state. He joined Federal University of Agriculture in 1997 as Laboratory Assistant. Ibiwunmi is pioneer Technologist (Biotech Centre)and production Manager(FUNAAB Palm wine) in 2000 and 2004 respectively. He was an instructor in Covenant University, Federal University of Technology FUTA, South East Zone Biotech Centre UNN for Applied Biotechnology and Molecular Biology courses. He was a visiting scholar at University of Wisconsin, Madison USA. With these
he has many years experience in the laboratory. He has principally been involved in the development and implementation of both educational research laboratories during those years. these have require working closely with both local and international poeple of the University environ to develop and implement the operational plans.
Ibadan Municipal Government School, Oke Oluokun, Ibadan. 1975 -1980
Anglican High School, Molete, Ibadan. 1984 – 1987
Loyola College, Agodi gate, 1987 -1990
University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. 1991 – 2000
University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. 2007 – 2012
Member : THE INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, LONDON.
Member : BIOTECHNOLOGY SOCIETY OF NIGERIA
1st University Research and Dev. Fair Abuja 2004
2nd University Research and Dev. Fair Abuja 2005
3rd University Research and Dev. Fair Lagos 2008
Applied Biotechnology and Molecular Biology.
Covenant University, Ota 2008
Premier International tissue culture and molecular
biology.south East zonal Biotech.centre.UNN 2009
Animal functional proteomics . UNAAB 2009.
5 days workshop on DNA finger printing and diagnosis, 2010
Buck Scientific Comprehensive instrumentation for operation of GC and HPLC
Norwalk CT USA 2013
Applying Molecular Techniques, University of Wisconsin, Madison USA 2013
Member, Ceremonial committee of federal University of Agriculture 2013
Member, Organizing committee in the annual summer practical training courses organized at The Biotechnology Centre, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria. In collaboration with other resource persons like:
• Dr. Paul Keese, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan, Nigerian,
• Dr. Ivan Ingelbrecht, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan, Nigerian,
• Professor Clement Bewaji, Biomembranes and Bioinformatics Research Laboratories, Dept. of Physiology and Biochemistry, University of Ilorin, Nigeria.
• Dr. Joan Campbell-Tofte. Molecular Biologist, Division of Experimental Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Lunds University, Mas, Malmo, Sweden.
• Dr. Yvonne Lokko, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, C/O LW Lambourn (UK) Ltd, Carolyn House, 25 Dingwall Rd. Croydon CR9 3EE, UK.
• Dr. Taiwo Adewole, National Institute for Medical Research, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.
• Dr. Ochem E. Alexander, International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cape Town, South Africa.
• Dr Anupuma Raina, All Indians Institute of Medical Science, New Deihi, India
• Dr. Nwadiuto Esiobu, Ph.D. Florida Atlantic University, Davie Florida, USA.
• Prof. J.L.Starr, Texas AgriLife Research College, Texas A & M University, USA.
Member of the group that obtained Outstanding Research Award for the presentation of a research project of high standard and relevance to national development at the 1st Nigerian universities research and development fair held at Abuja, 22nd to 25th November, 2004
Member of the group that obtained Outstanding Research Award for the presentation of a research project of high standard and relevance to national development at the 2nd Nigerian universities research and development fair held at Abuja, December, 2005.