Dr. OJO, Victoria Olubunmi A. (Nee Sodeinde)

Degree: B. Agric., M. Agric., Ph.D.

E-mail: ojovoa@funaab.edu.ng, ojolubunmi@yahoo.com

Tel: +234-8037178044

Department: Pasture & Range Management

Academic Rank: Senior Lecturer

Dr. (Mrs.) Victoria Olubunmi Aderemi Ojo (Nee Sodeinde) is a Lecturer in the Department of Pasture and Range, College of Animal Science and Livestock Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB). She had her B. Agric, M. Agric and Ph. D degrees in Animal Science with specialization in Forage Science from the prestigious FUNAAB in 1998, 2005 and 2011 respectively.

She joined the service of FUNAAB in January 2nd, 2008 where she rose through the ranks to become Senior Lecturer in October 1st, 2017. She won several grants sponsored by Tertiary Education Trust Fund as well as World Bank Africa Centre of Excellence in Agricultural Development and Sustainable Environment at different times. She was a Mentee Fellow of Africa Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) fellowship by International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Gender and Diversity Program in 2010.

Her research interest includes forage agronomy, production, conservation, processing and utilization in farm animals. She has published extensively in local and international journals with 60 journal articles and 52 conference refereed proceedings nationally and internationally. She has handled several courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels and has also supervised and trained several students at both levels. She served in a number of academic and administrative positions within the University. She has undertaken trainings in Advanced Digital Appreciation Programme for Tertiary Institution, Grant Sourcing and Proposal Writing, Modern Methods of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education etc.

She belongs to many academic and professional bodies within and outside Nigeria which include, Nigeria Society for Animal Production, Nigerian Institute of Animal Science, Society for Grassland Research and Development in Nigeria, British Grassland Society and Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World.

She loves singing, reading and sewing.


Last Updated on February 13, 2020 by FUNAAB

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